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profileFrancis Xavier Vacanti, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Anaesthesia
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Anesthesia & Critical Care
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
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  1. Leung Y, Vacanti FX. Awake without complaints: maximizing comfort during awake fiberoptic intubation. J Clin Anesth. 2015 Sep; 27(6):517-9. PMID: 26093943.
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  2. Vacanti FX. PHEMA as a fibrous capsule-resistant breast prosthesis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004 Mar; 113(3):949-52. PMID: 15108887.
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  3. Vacanti FX, Kwun BD. Carbon dioxide at anesthetic levels protects against irreversible damage during spinal cord ischemia. J Surg Res. 1996 Apr; 62(1):59-62. PMID: 8606511.
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  4. Vacanti FX, Kwun BD. Vascular occlusion produced over 24 hours increases spinal cord tolerance to occlusion. J Surg Res. 1996 Apr; 62(1):29-31. PMID: 8606505.
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  5. Kwun BD, Vacanti FX. Mild hypothermia protects against irreversible damage during prolonged spinal cord ischemia. J Surg Res. 1995 Dec; 59(6):780-2. PMID: 8538181.
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  6. Vacanti CA, Silbert BS, Vacanti FX. Fentanyl-induced muscle rigidity as affected by pretreatment with amantadine hydrochloride. J Clin Anesth. 1992 Jul-Aug; 4(4):282-4. PMID: 1419008.
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  7. Vacanti CA, Silbert BS, Vacanti FX. The effects of thiopental sodium on fentanyl-induced muscle rigidity in a human model. J Clin Anesth. 1991 Sep-Oct; 3(5):395-8. PMID: 1931065.
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  8. Griswold JD, Vacanti FX, Goudsouzian NG. Twenty-three sequential out-of-hospital halothane anesthetics in an infant. Anesth Analg. 1988 Aug; 67(8):779-81. PMID: 3394966.
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  9. Kolluri S, DeGirolami U, Heros R, Vacanti F, Zervas N. Fluosol and experimental spinal cord ischemia. Acta Neuropathol. 1988; 75(5):491-4. PMID: 2454012.
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  10. Baker KF, Zervas NT, Pile-Spellman J, Vacanti FX, Miller D. Angiographic evidence of basilar artery constriction in the rabbit: a new model of vasospasm. Surg Neurol. 1987 Feb; 27(2):107-12. PMID: 3810438.
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  11. Vacanti FX, Ames A. Mild hypothermia and Mg++ protect against irreversible damage during CNS ischemia. Stroke. 1984 Jul-Aug; 15(4):695-98. PMID: 6464063.
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  12. Liszczak TM, Hedley-Whyte ET, Adams JF, Han DH, Kolluri VS, Vacanti FX, Heros RC, Zervas NT. Limitations of tetrazolium salts in delineating infarcted brain. Acta Neuropathol. 1984; 65(2):150-7. PMID: 6084391.
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