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profileErik Skatvik Shank, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Anaesthesia
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Dept of Anesthesia, Clinics 3
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
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  1. Cummings BM, Gee MS, Benavidez OJ, Shank ES, Bojovic B, Raskin KA, Goldstein AM. Case 33-2017. 22-Month-Old Conjoined Twins. N Engl J Med. 2017 Oct 26; 377(17):1667-1677. PMID: 29069560.
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  2. Lee JM, Akeju O, Terzakis K, Pavone KJ, Deng H, Houle TT, Firth PG, Shank ES, Brown EN, Purdon PL. A Prospective Study of Age-dependent Changes in Propofol-induced Electroencephalogram Oscillations in Children. Anesthesiology. 2017 Aug; 127(2):293-306. PMID: 28657957.
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  3. Shank ES, Martyn JA, Donelan MB, Perrone A, Firth PG, Driscoll DN. Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia for Pediatric Burn Reconstructive Surgery: A Prospective Study. J Burn Care Res. 2016 May-Jun; 37(3):e213-7. PMID: 25412051; PMCID: PMC4437969 [Available on 05/01/17].
  4. Akeju O, Pavone KJ, Thum JA, Firth PG, Westover MB, Puglia M, Shank ES, Brown EN, Purdon PL. Age-dependency of sevoflurane-induced electroencephalogram dynamics in children. Br J Anaesth. 2015 Jul; 115 Suppl 1:i66-i76. PMID: 26174303; PMCID: PMC4501917.
  5. Bittner EA, Shank E, Woodson L, Martyn JA. Acute and perioperative care of the burn-injured patient. Anesthesiology. 2015 Feb; 122(2):448-64. PMID: 25485468; PMCID: PMC4844008.
  6. Cummings BM, Cowl AS, Yager PH, El Saleeby CM, Shank ES, Noviski N. Cardiovascular Effects of Continuous Dexmedetomidine Infusion Without a Loading Dose in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. J Intensive Care Med. 2015 Dec; 30(8):512-7. PMID: 24923492.
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  7. Coté CJ, Sui J, Anderson TA, Bhattacharya ST, Shank ES, Tuason PM, August DA, Zibaitis A, Firth PG, Fuzaylov G, Leeman MR, Mai CL, Roberts JD. Continuous noninvasive cardiac output in children: is this the next generation of operating room monitors? Initial experience in 402 pediatric patients. Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Feb; 25(2):150-9. PMID: 24916144.
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  8. Shank ES, Sheridan RL, Ryan CM, Keaney TJ, Martyn JA. Hemodynamic responses to dexmedetomidine in critically injured intubated pediatric burned patients: a preliminary study. J Burn Care Res. 2013 May-Jun; 34(3):311-7. PMID: 22929526.
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  9. Shank E, Martyn J, Sheridan R, Cote C. Anesthetic Management of Pediatric Burns. In Coté CJ, Lerman J, and Todres ID, editors. A Practice of Anesthestia for Infants and Children. 2008.
  10. Muth CM, Shank E, Hauser B, Radermacher P, Groger M, Ehrmann U. Infrared ear thermometry in water-related accidents-not a good choice. J Emerg Med. 2010 May; 38(4):417-21. PMID: 18439786.
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  11. Muth CM, Shank ES, Hauser B, Rademacher P, Groeger M, Ehrmann U. Infrared ear thermometry in water related accidents—not a good choice. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2008.
  12. Shank, ES. Hyperbaric Medicine. 2006.
  13. Shank, ES. Scenarios for Air Embolism and Laser Induced Airway Fire. 2006.
  14. Shank E, Manohar N, Schmidt U. Anesthetic management for thoracopagus twins with complex cyanotic heart disease in the magnetic resonance imaging suite. Anesth Analg. 2005 Feb; 100(2):361-4. PMID: 15673857.
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  15. Muth CM, Shank ES. Other Embolic Syndromes (Air, Fat, Amniotic Fluid). In: Fink MP, Abraham E, Vincent J, Kochanek P, editors. Textbook of Critical Care. 2005.
  16. Muth CM, Shank ES. Cerebral arterial gas embolism: should we hyperventilate these patients? Intensive Care Med. 2004 May; 30(5):742-3. PMID: 15014865.
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  17. Shank, E. Perioperative anesthetic and metabolic care of children and adolescents. In Kaban L, Troulis M, editors. Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2004.
  18. Tetzlaff K, Shank ES, Muth CM. Evaluation and management of decompression illness--an intensivist's perspective. Intensive Care Med. 2003 Dec; 29(12):2128-36. PMID: 14600806.
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  19. Muth C, Radermacher P, Shank ES. When HBO meets the ICU – intensive care patients in the Hyperbaric environment. In: Bakker DJ, Cramer FSH, editors. Hyperbaric Surgery: Perioperative Care. 2002; 111-158.
  20. Schmidt U, Basta SR, Shank ES. Precipitation of thiopental by rapacuronium. Anesthesiology. 2001 Jul; 95(1):273. PMID: 11465575.
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  21. Shank ES, Muth CM. Diver with decompression injury, elevation of serum transaminase levels, and rhabdomyolysis. Ann Emerg Med. 2001 May; 37(5):533-6. PMID: 11326189.
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  22. Campagna JA, Shank E, Denman WT. CO2 via CPAP mask? A near disaster. Anesthesiology. 2001 Mar; 94(3):544-5. PMID: 11374626.
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  23. Shank ES, Zapol W. Hyperoxic seizures in mice presenting different Nitric Oxide Synthase deficiencies. the Undersea and Hyperbaric Society Annual Meeting. 2000.
  24. Muth CM, Shank ES, Larsen B. [Severe diving accidents: physiopathology, symptoms, therapy]. Anaesthesist. 2000 Apr; 49(4):302-16. PMID: 10840540.
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  25. Muth CM, Shank ES. Gas embolism. N Engl J Med. 2000 Feb 17; 342(7):476-82. PMID: 10675429.
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  26. Shank ES, Muth CM. Decompression illness, iatrogenic gas embolism, and carbon monoxide poisoning: the role of hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2000; 38(1):111-38. PMID: 10723672.
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  27. Sheridan RL, Shank ES. Hyperbaric oxygen treatment: a brief overview of a controversial topic. J Trauma. 1999 Aug; 47(2):426-35. PMID: 10452491.
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  28. Shank ES, Backus WW, Vitkun SA. Congenital complete tracheal rings: a cause of difficult tracheal intubation. J Clin Anesth. 1995 Sep; 7(6):550-1. PMID: 8534478.
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