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Albert T. Cheung

Emeritus Professor CE of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Co-Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery and Anesthesia Clinical Research Group, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Director, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship Program, Department of Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
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Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
680 DULLES
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: 2156623785
Fax: 2153498133
Education:
BA
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, 1981.
M.D.
University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, 1985.
Post-Graduate Training
Internship in Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, 1985-1986.
Residency, Department of Anesthesia, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1986-1989.
Clinical Fellow in Cardiac Anesthesia, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1989-1990.
Clinical Research Fellow, Department of Anesthesia, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1989-1990.
Certifications
American Board of Anesthesiology, 1991.
Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography. National Board of Echocardiography, 2000.
Perioperative Traesophageal Echocardiography. The Japanese Board of Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography, 2004.
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Selected Publications

Sukernik MR, Frumento R, Mets B, Jordan D, Bennet-Guerrero E, Cheung AT: Intraoperative Diagnosis of a Patent Foramen Ovale in a Patient Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery. J Cardiovasc Thorac Anesth 18: 101-106, 2004.

Kofke WA. Konitzer P. Meng QC. Guo J. Cheung A: The effect of apolipoprotein E genotype on neuron specific enolase and S-100beta levels after cardiac surgery. [Journal Article] Anesthesia & Analgesia 99(5):1323, Nov 2004.

Cheung, AT, Weiss, SJ, Savino JS, Levy WJ, Augoustides JG, Harrington A, Gardner TJ: Acute circulatory actions of intravenous amiodarone loading in cardiac surgical patients. Ann Thorac Surgery 76: 535-41, 2003.

Cheung AT, Pochettino A, Guvakov D, Weiss SJ, Shanmugan S, Bavaria JE: Safety of lumbar drains in thoracic aortic operations performed with extracorporeal. Ann Thorac Surgery 76: 1190-7, 2003.

Stecker MM, Baker S, Escherich A, Beauchamp K, Cheung AT: Wake-up times after cardiac operations, a pilot study. Int Med J Exper Clin Res 2003 Notes: accepted April 1, 2003, in press.

Stanley J. Aukburg, M.D. and Albert T. Cheung, M.D.: Occupational Exposure to Inhalational Anesthetics During Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Commentary). Ann Thoracic Surg 2003 Notes: accepted Feb 23, 2003, in press.

Weiss SJ, Hogan, MS, McGarvey ML, Carpenter, JP, Cheung AT: Successful treatment of delayed onset of paraplegia after suprarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Anesthesiology 97: 504-506, 2002.

Hu M, Carpenter JP, Cheung AT: Life-threatening hyperkalemia: A complication of spironolactone for heart failure. Anesth Analgesia 95: 39-41, 2002.

Stecker MM, Escherich A, Patterson T, Bavaria JE, Cheung AT: Effects of acute hypoxemia/ischemia on EEG and evoked responses at normothermia and hypothermia in humans. Med Sci Monit 8: CR223-8, 2002.

Cheung AT, Weiss SJ, McGarvey M, Stecker MM, Hogan MS, Escherich A, Bavaria JE: Interventions for Reversing Delayed-Onset Postoperative Paraplegia After Thoracic Aortic Reconstruction. Ann Thorac Surg 74: 413-421, 2002 Notes: Accompanied by a Commentary.

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