Anesthesiology

Dr. Megan Chacon Publishes Chapter in “You’re wrong, I’m right-Dueling authors reexamine classic teachings in anesthesia”

M. Megan Chacon, MD was recently published in the book “You’re wrong, I’m right – Dueling authors reexamine classic teachings in anesthesia.” Dr. Chacon’s chapter is titled, “Is Regional Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery a Good Idea?” Her chapter reviews the pros and cons of regional anesthesia for both standard and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. Dr. Chacon is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology… Continue Reading

Dr. Thomas Schulte Article Published in Journal of Clinical Anesthesia

Thomas E. Schulte, MD was recently published in the Journal of Clinical Anesthesia titled “Trainee Experience and Success of Urgent Airway Management.” The other authors included Kyle Ringenberg, MD, Steven Lisco, MD, Harlan Sayles, MS and Sasha Shillcutt, MD of the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Highlights of the article include: Resident trainee experience decreased the chance of difficult airway. Successful intubation was improved by… Continue Reading

UNMC Anesthesiologist Maria Michaelis shows support in Omaha Children’s Museum Medical Exhibit

Maria Michaelis, MD and her daughter Laini were recently part of an informational video that is currently being presented at the Omaha Children’s Museum Medical Exhibit. The video demonstrates a simulated pre-op visit with a pediatric patient to show children what to expect should they ever need surgery. This portion of the Medical Exhibit is part of the ImagiNation Exhibit and is sponsored by the Metro Omaha Medical Society (MOMS). Dr…. Continue Reading