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Hanjo Ko, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

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Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
University of Pennsylvania Health System
3400 Spruce Street, 6 Dulles Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S. (Electrical and Computer Engineering, Minors in Chemistry and Bioengeering)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005.
M.S. (Electrical and Computer Engineering)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006.
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2010-2014.
Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2014-2015.
Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2015-Present.
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Selected Publications

Ko H, Cornella L, Shekar P: “Increased mitral regurgitation following Bentall procedure – A unique clinical scenario” 37th Annual Meetings of Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, Washington, DC April 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Ko H, Kaye AD, Urman RD: Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics, and Physical Properties of Inhalation Agents. Essentials of Pharmacology for Anesthesia, Pain Medicine, and Critical Care with Black Box Warnings. Springer, Page: 61-72, November 2014.

Ko H, Kaye AD, Urman RD: Nitrous oxide and perioperative outcomes. Journal of Anesthesia 28(3): 420-8, June 2014.

Ko H, Economy K, Davidson M, D’Ambra M: “Successful vaginal delivery in a patient with severe aortic stenosis and aortic regurgitation using epidural analgesia and vacuum-assisted 2nd stage of labor” 36th Annual Meetings of Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, New Orleans, LA March 2014 Notes: Poster presentation.

Ko H, Topulos G: Pulse oximetry and capnography - Chapter 25, Respiratory Physiology - Chapter 84, Oxygen and carbon dioxide transport - Chapter 85. Essential Clinical Anesthesia Review. Aglio LS, Lekowski R, Urman R (eds.). Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Voscopoulos C, Palaniappan D, Zeballos D, Ko H, Janfaza D, Vlassakov K: The ultrasound-guided retrolaminar block. Canadian Journal of Anesthesiology 60(9): 888-95, September 2013.

Tan S, Ji L, Eng J, Ko HJ, Yau A, Edwards G, Bunta A, Edwards BJ: Greater osteoporosis educational outreach is desirable among Chinese immigrants in Chinatown, Chicago. Osteoporosis International Springer, 20(9): 1517-22, September 2009.

Graf BW, Ralston TS, Ko H, Boppart SA: Detecting intrinsic scattering changes correlated to neuron action potentials using optical coherence imaging. Optics Express 17(16): 13447-57, August 2009.

Ko HJ, Tan W, Stack R, Boppart SA: Optical coherence elastography of engineered and developing tissue. Tissue Engineering 12(1): 63-73, January 2006.

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