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Moustafa M. Ahmed, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Attending Anesthesiologist, Department of Anesthesia, Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center
Intensivist, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Interim Chief, Department of Anesthesia, Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care
University of Pennsylvania Health System
3400 Spruce Street
6 Dulles Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215)823-5800 EXT 6700
Fax: 215-8234171
Education:
MBBCh
Ain-Shams Meical School , Cairo, EGYPT, 1993.
Post-Graduate Training
House Officer, Hospital of Ain-Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 1994-1995.
Resident in General Surgery, Helwan Medical Center, Cairo, Egypt, 1995-1998.
General Surgery Intern, Oregon Health and Science University , 2001-2002.
Anesthesia Resident, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 2002-2005.
Critical Care Fellow, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 2005-2006.
Certifications
ECFMG, 2000.
The American Board of Anesthesiology, 2006.
The American Board of Anesthesiology Subspeciality Critical Care Medicine, 2006.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Regional Anesthesia, Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Nerve Block
Central or Peripheral Inserted Central Venous access using ultrasound
Critical Care Medicine

Selected Publications

Elkassabany N1, Ahmed M, Malkowicz SB, Heitjan DF, Isserman JA, Ochroch EA.: Comparison between the analgesic efficacy of transversus abdominis plane (TAP) block and placebo in open retropubic radical prostatectomy: a prospective, randomized, double-blinded study. J Clin Anesth. 2013 Sep;25(6):459-65. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2013.04.009. Epub 2013 Aug 17. ELSEVIER, 25 (6) 459-465: 459-465, September 2013.

Moustafa Ahmed, MD: Pneumothorax 5- Minute Anesthesia Consult (first edition). Nina Singh-Radcliff, MD (eds.). Lipincottt Williams&Wilkins, Page: 674-675, 2013.

Ahmed M, Cereda M: What is the Clinical Definition of ARDS. Evidence-Based Practice of Critical Care. Deutschman CS, Neligan PJ (eds.). Saunders, Elsevier, Page: 61-67, 2010.

Ahmed M: Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumor. Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 3rd Edition. Fleisher LA, Roizen MF (eds.). Elsevier - Health Sciences Division, Page: 555, 2010.

Ahmed M: Lumbar Laminectomy. Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 3rd Edition. Fleisher LA, Roizen MF (eds.). Elsevier - Health Sciences Division, Page: 491-492, 2010.

Ahmed M: Rotator Cuff Repair. Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 3rd Edition. Fleisher LA, Roizen MF (eds.). Elsevier - Health Sciences Division, Page: 524, 2010.

Ahmed M: Digital Block. Anesthesia Procedures Consult. Fleisher LA, Gaiser R (eds.). Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, (www.proceduresconsult.com) 2008.

Ahmed M: Axillary Block. Anesthesia Procedures Consult. Fleisher LA, Gaiser R (eds.). Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, (www.proceduresconsult.com) 2008.

Ahmed M: Transversus Abdominus Plane Block. Anesthesia Procedures Consult. Fleisher LA, Gaiser R (eds.). Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, (www.proceduresconsult.com) 2008.

Ahmed M, Marcucci C: Consider the Paramedian approach for spinal anesthetic placement if the patient is in the lateral position. Avoiding Common Anesthesia Errors. Marcucci C, Cohen N, Metro D, Kirsch J (eds.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, Page: 439-440, 2007.

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