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Caroline Devereux Fosnot, DO, MS

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

Contact information
3400 Spruce Street
7th Floor Dulles Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (h.) (Human & Organizational Development)
Vanderbilt University, 1997.
MS (Biomedical Chemistry)
Thomas Jefferson University, 2002.
DO (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine)
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2006.
Post-Graduate Training
Internship, Department of Surgery, PCOM Consortium/Crozer-Chester Medical Center, 2006-2007.
Resident, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, PCOM Consortium/Hahnemann University Hospital, 2007-2007.
Resident, Anesthesiology & Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2009-2012.
Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology Board Certified, 2013.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Anesthesia for Breast Reconstruction
Anesthesia for Head & Neck Surgery
Difficult Airway Management
Interdisciplinary Simulation Training
Patient Experience Training

Selected Publications

Hill CM, Williams AD, Jamil S, Tecce M, Wu L, Fosnot J, Fosnot CD et al: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Protocol Reduces Perioperative Narcotic Requirement in Patients Undergoing Mastectomy with Implant-Based Reconstruction. J of American College of Surgeons (TBD) 2018.

Caroline D. Fosnot: Otitis Media. Essence of Anesthesia Practice 4, 2016.

Fosnot Caroline D, Fleisher Lee A, Keogh John: Providing Value in Ambulatory Anesthesia in 2015. Anesthesiology clinics 33(4): 731-8, Dec 2015.

Fosnot CD, Fleisher LA, Keogh JH: Providing Value in Ambulatory Anesthesia. Current Opinions in Anesthesiology 28(6): 617-622, December 2015.

Fosnot Caroline D, Fleisher Lee A, Keogh John: Providing value in ambulatory anesthesia. Current opinion in anaesthesiology 28(6): 617-22, Dec 2015.

Elkassabanny N, Fosnot CD, Shaked A, Kanchwala SK, Kovach SJ, Chang B, Lin IC, Ochroch EA, Baranov D, Levin LS: Perioperative management of a patient scheduled for bilateral hand transplants. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia 25(3): 224-227, May 2013.

Elkassabany Nabil M, Fosnot Caroline D, Shaked Abraham, Kanchwala Suhail K, Kovach Stephen J, Chang Benjamin, Lin Ines C, Ochroch Edward A, Baranov Dimitry Y, Levin L Scott: Perioperative management of a patient scheduled for bilateral hand transplant. Journal of clinical anesthesia 25(3): 224-7, May 2013.

Fosnot CD: Epidural hematoma. 5-Minute Anesthesia Consult. Singh-Radcliff N (eds.). Wolters Kluwer Health/ Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins Page: 375, 2012.

Studdiford JS, Bernstein R, Fosnot CD, Tully AS: Musculoskeletal photo dx: arm pain, weakness and brusing in an 82-year old homemaker The Journal of Musculoskelteal Medicine 26(5): 173, 2009.

Goldstein FJ, Jeck S, Nicholas AS, Berman MJ, Lerario M: Effect of pre-emptive morphine and postoperative osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) on pain following elective total abdominal hysterectomy Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 105(6): 273, June 2005.

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