Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

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John G.T. Augoustides, MD, FASE, FAHA

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Staff Anesthesiologist, Presbyterian Medical Center
Staff Anesthesiologist, Cardiothoracic Section , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Anesthesia Director for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Course Director, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
680 Dulles Building
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 662-7631
Fax: (215) 349-8133
Education:
MB.ChB (cum laude)
University of Cape Town School of Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa, 1990.
Post-Graduate Training
Rotating Internship, Livingstone Hospital, South Africa, 1991-1991.
Medical Officer in Pediatrics and Psychiatry, Groote Schuur Teaching Hospitals, South Africa, 1992-1992.
Locum Tenens in Pediatrics and Psychiatry, United Kingdom , 1993-1994.
Intern in Medicine, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1994-1995.
Resident in Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, 1995-1998.
Clinical/Research Fellow in Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, 1998-1999.
Certifications
American Board of Anesthesiology, 1999.
National Board of Echocardiography, 1999.
American Board of Anesthesiology, 2009.
National Board of Echocardiography, 2010.
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Description of Research Expertise

Clinical outcome research in cardiovascular anesthesia and critical care

Description of Clinical Expertise

Cardiovascular anesthesia

Description of Other Expertise

Perioperative echocardiography, cardiothoracic critical care

Selected Publications

Augoustides JG, Weiss SJ, Ochroch AE, Weiner J, Mancini J, Savino JS, Cheung AT: Analysis of the Interatrial Septum by Transesophageal Echocardiography in Adult Cardiac Surgical Patients: Anatomic Variants and Correlation with Patent Foramen Ovale J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19: 146-149, 2005.

Augoustides JG, Fleisher LA: Randomized controlled trials of aprotinin in cardiac surgery: using clinical equipoise to stop the bleeding. (commentary) Clinical Trials 2: 14-15, 2005.

Augoustides JG, Bowe E, Fragneto RA, Herrera E, Jameson L, Petrozza P, Wallace M, Young D: Anesthesiology Continuing Education: 2005 Question Booklet (Issue 2A); 2005 Answers, Discussions and Reference List (Issue 2A). American Society of Anesthesiologists Publications Department ACE, 2005.

Augoustides JC, Hosalkar HH, O'Reardon JP, Kofke WA, Datto CJ: Customized anesthetic preservation of ictal threshold in electroconvulsive therapy: Role of adjunctive remifentanil with etomidate. J ECT 21(2): 128-131, June 2005.

Augoustides JG, Horak J, Ochroch AE, Vernick WJ, Gambone AJ, Weiner J, Pinchasik D, Kowalchuk D, Savino JS, Jobes DR: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial of Real-Time Needle-Guided Ultrasound for Internal Jugular Venous Cannulation in a Large University Department J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19: 310-315, 2005.

Augoustides JG, Watcha S, Rock T, Pochettino A, Jobes D: Evaluation of Early Tracheal Extubation in Adults Undergoing Single Lung Transplantation for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Anesth Analg 100: 97, 2005.

Kohl B, Augoustides JG, Giberson S, Bavaria JE, Pochettino A: Color Flow Doppler Recognition of Intraoperative Brachiocephalic Malperfusion during Protocol-Based Repair of Acute Type A Aortic Dissection. Anesth Analg 100: 105, 2005.

Augoustides JG, Culp K, Ochroch EA, Milas BL: Total suppression of cerebral activity by thiopental mimicking propofol infusion syndrome: a fatal common pathway (letter in reply). Anesth Analg 100: 1864-1865, 2005.

Augoustides JG, Ochroch EA: Pro: Inhaled Prostaglandin as a Pulmonary Vasodilator Instead of Nitric Oxide. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19: 400-402, 2005.

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