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Making Alarms More Musical Can Save Lives

VUMC Department of Anesthesiology impacts the 2023 American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting

Ed Sherwood to receive 2023 FAER Mentoring Excellence in Research Award

Thomas Long named executive vice chair for Pediatric Anesthesiology at Vanderbilt

Sandberg named Chief of Staff for Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital

Dexmedetomidine and delirium

New neurodegeneration culprit

Award recognizes hands-on contributions to health IT at VUMC

Five land ASCI Young Physcian-Scientist Awards

Eight named to hold VUMC endowed directorships

Residents, fellows step up to help care for COVID patients

VA adopts enhanced recovery for total knee, total hip patients

New approach helps conserve blood products for liver transplant team

Study finds aerobic exercise spurs endorphins, relieves low back pain

Post-surgical bleeding associated with more deaths when compared to blood clots after surgery

VUMC Obstetric Anesthesiology named a Center of Excellence by the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology

New physician spotlight: Edward Yaghmour

Collaborative project from VU and VUMC improves intubation box safety for COVID-19 caregivers

When rankings are unfounded

Damage, disruption, delirium

VUMC uses computerized mannequins to teach proper technique for caring for COVID-19 patients

Faculty Awards honor teaching, research, clinical excellence

Physicians, engineering students, families and friends construct DIY face shields

Vanderbilt mourns loss of former Anesthesiology chair, Bradley E. Smith, MD

eStar Physician Builders development creative workflows

VUAH applies new approach for patient recovery after surgery

Transporter mutation alters cell energy

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists treated VUMC staff for the holidays, and this care required a glass of milk

Noted anesthesiologist Berman mourned

Researchers explore music's effect on ICU patients, staff

Anesthesiology project set to expand in Africa

Seven named as fellows of Medical Informatics Association

Rice, Robertson take on expanded Anesthesiology leadership roles

Novel infection fighter

Chestnut honored by Society for Obstetric Anesthesiology and Perinatology

Rothman named to new role of Medical Director for VUMC Revenue Cycle

Shaping reward circuits

Faculty meeting recognizes excellence in education, research and clinical service

Co-Chiefs of Staff announced for Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital

Saline use on decline at Vanderbilt following landmark studies

VUMC drug repurposing initiative gaining momentum

Dunworth named to respiratory care advisory committee

Bauchat to direct Division of Obstetric Anesthesiology

Directorships honor VUMC's critical missions

Study tracks sodium-potassium pathway

HDL and kidney injury after surgery

McQueen lands award for humanitarian efforts

Delirium, benzos and pediatric ICU

ECMO program takes life-saving therapy on the road

Kilkelly named chief of Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology

Jennie Stuart Medical Center, VUMC launch teleICU patient care

Medication safety in the ICU

Empathy, adaptability, curiosity define Rice's career

An immune regulator of addiction

Study seeks to improve emergency even management

Device helps ICU patients by filtering out noise from medical alarms

VU Inside: Cut the noise! New research making hospital alarms smarter and quieter

Predicting the infection response

Anesthesiology creates perioperative medicine fellowship

Protocol helps manage blood glucose during surgery

Laughing gas for labor

Pathology for septic shock

Improving vaccine formulations