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Patricia A. Kapur, M.D.

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

Contact information
3400 Spruce Street
680 Dulles Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Chemistry)
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, 1972.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1976.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA, 1976-1977.
Resident in Anesthesia, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA, 1977-1979.
Resident Research Fellowship in Anesthesiology, UCLA Center for Health Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, 1979-1980.
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1977.
American Board of Anesthesiology (recertified 1998, 2008), 1981.
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Selected Publications

Kapur PA: Leading into the future: the 50th annual Rovenstine lecture. Anesthesiology 116(4): 758-67, Apr 2012.

Pregler JL, Kapur PA: Post anesthesia care recovery and management. The Ambulatory Anesthesia Handbook. Twersky RS, Phillip B (eds.). Springer, Page: 325-353, 2008.

Kapur PA: The impact of new-generation physicians on the function of academic anesthesiology departments. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology 20(6): 564-7, Dec 2007.

Kapur PA: Preoperative selection of patients for ambulatory surgery. Clinical Anesthesiology. Morgan GE, Mikhail MS, Murray MJ (eds.). McGraw Hill Companies, Inc. Page: 1006-1017, 2006.

Pregler JL, Kapur PA: The development of ambulatory anesthesia and future challenges. Anesthesiology Clinics of North America 21(2): 207-28, Jun 2003.

Pregler JL, Kapur PA: Efficient management of an ambulatory surgery center. Current Anesthesiology Reports 2(4): 276-282, 2000.

Kapur PA: [Book Review] Operating room management: Structure strategies and economics. Anesthesiology 90: 298, 1999.

Pregler JL, Rosa J, Kapur PA: Anesthesiologist as an administrator. Problems in Anesthesia 11: 7-19, 1999.

Kapur PA, Steadman RH: Patient simulator competency testing: ready for takeoff? Anesthesia and Analgesia 86(6): 1157-9, Jun 1998.

Pregler JL, Kapur PA: Organizing and managing an ambulatory surgery facility. ASA Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology 26: 141-154, 1998.

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