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Emily K.B. Gordon, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Dulles 6
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology, Chemistry)
Emory University, 2002.
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2006.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2006-2010.
Fellow in Critical Care Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2010-2011.
Fellow in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2012.
The American Board of Anesthesiology, 2011.
Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography, 2012.
Critical Care Medicine, 2013.
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Selected Publications

Gordon EK, Deutschman CD: Sepsis, Systemic Inflammatory Response, and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome. Fishman’s Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders, 5th ed. Grippi M, Elias J, Fishman J, Kotloff R, Pack A, Senior R (eds.). McGraw-Hill, March 2015 Notes: Chapter 142.

Farooki AM, Bazick-Cuschieri, Gordon EK, Lee JC, Cantu EC, Augoustides JG: CASE 7—2014 Rescue Therapy With Early Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Primary Graft Dysfunction After Bilateral Lung Transplantation. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 28(4): 1138-1144, August 2014.

Gordon EK, Fleisher LA: Reducing Perioperative Cardiac Morbidity and Mortality: Is This the Right Goal? Current Opinion in Critical Care. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 19(4): 342-345, August 2013.

Gordon E, Plante LA, Deutschman CS: Monitoring the Critically Ill Gravida. Maternal Critical Care: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Van de Velde M, Scholefield H, Plante LA (eds.). Cambridge University Press, Page: 217-229, 2013.

Bortnick AE, Gordon E, Gutsche J, Anwaruddin S, Szeto WY, Desai N, Vallabhajosyula P, Bavaria JE, Herrmann HC: Percutaneous Closure of A Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm After Sapien XT Transapical Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions 5(12): e37-e38, December 2012.

McCunn M, Gordon EK, Scott TH: Anesthetic Concerns in Trauma Victims Requiring Operative Intervention: The Patient Too Sick to Anesthetize. Anesthesiology Clinics. W.B Saunders Ltd, 28(1): 97-116, March 2010.

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