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profileDouglas Shook, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Anaesthesia
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
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1988 - 1992Dean's List
1992Omicron Delta Epsilon Economics Honors Society
1992Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society
1993 - 1995Outstanding Academic Achievement
1995 - 1996Honors in All Required 3rd Year Clerkships
1995Ingham County Medical Society Auxiliary Scholarship
1996Alpha Omega Alpha
1997Excellence in Academic Achievement
2002 - 2003Chief Resident
2003First Place - Case Report
2005Teacher of the Year

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  1. Brown EKH, Harder KA, Apostolidou I, Wahr JA, Shook DC, Farivar RS, Perry TE, Konia MR. Identifying Variability in Mental Models Within and Between Disciplines Caring for the Cardiac Surgical Patient. Anesth Analg. 2017 Jul; 125(1):29-37. PMID: 28537973.
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  2. Mangione FM, Jatene T, Gonçalves A, Fishbein GA, Mitchell RN, Pelletier MP, Kaneko T, Shah PB, Nyman CB, Shook D, Blankstein R, Padera RF, Bhatt DL. Leaflet Thrombosis in Surgically Explanted or Post-Mortem TAVR Valves. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Jan; 10(1):82-85. PMID: 28057222.
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  3. Goncalves A, Nyman C, Okada DR, Singh A, Swanson J, Cheezum M, Steigner M, Di Carli M, Solomon S, Shah PB, Bhatt DL, Shook D, Blankstein R. Transthoracic Echocardiography to Assess Aortic Regurgitation after TAVR: A Comparison with Periprocedural Transesophageal Echocardiography. Cardiology. 2017; 137(1):1-8. PMID: 27925612.
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  4. Hanson R, Nyman C, Shook DC, Huang CC, Kaneko T, Shah PB, Fox JA, Shernan S. Identifying Patients at Risk for LVOT Obstruction in Mitral Valve-in-Valve Implantation. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Jan; 10(1):89-91. PMID: 27838306.
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  5. Ejiofor JI, Nohria A, Norman A, McGurk S, Nyman C, Shook D, Sobieszczyk P, Shah P, Shekar P, Pelletier M, Kaneko T. TCT-726 Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients With Prior Mediastinal Radiation: Transcatheter Vs Surgical Approach. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Nov 01; 68(18S):B294. PMID: 27970108.
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  6. Mahmood F, Matyal R, Skubas N, Montealegre-Gallegos M, Swaminathan M, Denault A, Sniecinski R, Mitchell JD, Taylor M, Haskins S, Shahul S, Oren-Grinberg A, Wouters P, Shook D, Reeves ST. Perioperative Ultrasound Training in Anesthesiology: A Call to Action. Anesth Analg. 2016 Jun; 122(6):1794-804. PMID: 27195630.
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  7. Cobey FC, Ashihkmina E, Edrich T, Fox J, Shook D, Bollen B, Breeze JL, Ursprung WW, Shernan SK. The Mechanism of Mitral Regurgitation Influences the Temporal Dynamics of the Vena Contracta Area as Measured with Color Flow Doppler. Anesth Analg. 2016 Feb; 122(2):321-9. PMID: 26554460.
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  8. Ashikhmina E, Shook D, Cobey F, Bollen B, Fox J, Liu X, Worthington A, Song P, Shernan S. Three-dimensional versus two-dimensional echocardiographic assessment of functional mitral regurgitation proximal isovelocity surface area. Anesth Analg. 2015 Mar; 120(3):534-42. PMID: 25166465.
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  9. Trzcinka A, Fox JA, Shook DC, Hilberath JN, Hartman G, Bollen B, Liu X, Worthington A, Shernan SK. Echocardiographic evaluation of mitral inflow hemodynamics after asymmetric double-orifice repair. Anesth Analg. 2014 Dec; 119(6):1259-66. PMID: 25238336.
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  10. Weidman JL, Shook DC, Hilberath JN. Cardiac resuscitation and coagulation. Anesthesiology. 2014 Apr; 120(4):1009-14. PMID: 24296763.
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  11. Mousavi N, Shook DC, Kilcullen N, Aranki S, Kwong RY, Landzberg MJ, Blankstein R. Multimodality imaging of a Gerbode defect. Circulation. 2012 Jul 03; 126(1):e1-2. PMID: 22753537.
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  12. Kwak J, Shook DC, Locke A, Silver DA. Transesophageal echocardiography-assisted management of hypoxemia in a patient with biventricular support. Anesth Analg. 2012 Apr; 114(4):735-7. PMID: 22383670.
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  13. Todoran TM, Sobieszczyk PS, Levy MS, Perry TE, Shook DC, Kinlay S, Davidson MJ, Eisenhauer AC. Percutaneous extraction of right atrial mass using the Angiovac aspiration system. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2011 Sep; 22(9):1345-7. PMID: 21856509.
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  14. Gross WL, Shook DC. TEE and Interventional Cardiology. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2011 Jul; 24(7):A22. PMID: 21700144.
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  15. Perry T, Shook DC, Nhuch F, Chou H, Shernan S, Gross WL. Repairing interatrial septal defects from the operating room to the cardiac catheterization laboratory: 2D or not 2D? Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2011 Mar-Jun; 15(1-2):8-13. PMID: 21543363.
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  16. Levy MS, Todoran TM, Kinlay S, Sobieszczyk PS, Shook D, Gross WL, Eisenhauer AC. Use of real-time 3D transesophageal echocardiography in percutaneous intervention of a flush-occluded pulmonary vein. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Aug; 3(4):394-5. PMID: 20716759.
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  17. Shook DC. Basic perioperative transesophageal echocardiography: an education opportunity and a dilemma. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2010 Apr; 23(4):34A, 34A.e1. PMID: 20362922.
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  18. Shook DC, Savage RM. Anesthesia in the cardiac catheterization laboratory and electrophysiology laboratory. Anesthesiol Clin. 2009 Mar; 27(1):47-56. PMID: 19361767.
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  19. Sugeng L, Shernan SK, Weinert L, Shook D, Raman J, Jeevanandam V, DuPont F, Fox J, Mor-Avi V, Lang RM. Real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in valve disease: comparison with surgical findings and evaluation of prosthetic valves. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2008 Dec; 21(12):1347-54. PMID: 18848429.
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  20. Sugeng L, Shernan SK, Salgo IS, Weinert L, Shook D, Raman J, Jeevanandam V, Dupont F, Settlemier S, Savord B, Fox J, Mor-Avi V, Lang RM. Live 3-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography initial experience using the fully-sampled matrix array probe. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 Aug 05; 52(6):446-9. PMID: 18672165.
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  21. Shook DC, Gross W. Offsite anesthesiology in the cardiac catheterization lab. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2007 Aug; 20(4):352-8. PMID: 17620845.
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  22. Shook D, Fox J, Shernan S . Feasibility and Performance of Real-Time, Three-Dimensional, Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography Using a Matrix Transducer. Anesth Analg. 2007; 104(45):SCA26.
  23. Stanton K Shernan, Douglas Shook, John A Fox. Feasibility of Real Time Three-Dimensional Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography Using a Matrix Transducer. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007; 49(9):A119.
  24. Hilberath JN, Shook D, Shernan SK, Rosenberger P. Left ventricular outflow tract to right atrial fistula diagnosed by intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography. Anesth Analg. 2007 Feb; 104(2):261-2. PMID: 17242076.
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  25. Lissa Sugeng, Stanton K Shernan, Douglas Shook, Lynn Weinert, John Fox, Roberto M Lang. Real-Time 3D Transesophageal Echocardiographic Assessment of Cardiac Structures. American Society of Echocardiography Annual Meeting. 2007.
  26. Willert JL, Shook D, D'Ambra MN. 3D transesophageal echocardiography: systolic anterior motion with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. Anesth Analg. 2006 May; 102(5):1361-2. PMID: 16632809.
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  27. Willert, J., Shernan, S., Brechmann, J., Scott, J., Shook, D. The Dimensionless Index Provides A Load Independent Assessment of Aortic Stenosis Severity . Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2005; 100:SCA47.
  28. Frindrich, K., Shook, D., Scott, J., Shernan, S. Epicardial Real Time 3D Echocardiography in the Assessment of Mitral Valve Dysfunction. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2004; 4S(98):SCA 26.
  29. Shook, DC., Ellis, JE. Are Alpha-2 Agonists Effective in Reducing Perioperative Cardiac Complications in Non-Cardiac Surgery. Fleisher, L., ed. Evidence-Based Practice of Anesthesiology. 2004.
  30. Shook, D., Nascimben, L., Body, S., Thompson D., Shernan, S. Variability of Intraoperative Functional Mitral Regurgitation Severity in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2004; 4S(98):SCA 26.
  31. Moitra, V., Shook, D., Sweitzer, B. A Drug by Any Other Name: Generic Versus Trade Names. American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting. 2003.
  32. Shook, DC. Perioperative Beta-Blockade. Audio-Digest Anesthesiology. 2003; 45:8.
  33. Shook, D., Heller, L., Jayakar, D. Argatroban for Cardiac Surgery - A Case Report. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2003; 4S(96):SCA 45.
  34. Hassouna, H., Smith, R., Penner, J., Fenton, J., Guzman, A., Moore, A., Posey, L., Shook, D., Waalkes, A. Skin Flap Autografts in a Porcine Animal Model. Part I: Characterization of Enriched Porcine Cryoprecipitates and Fibrin Sealants. Part II: Role of Enriched Porcine Cryoprecipitates and Fibrin Sealants on Wound Healing Fibrin Sealant: Characteristics and Clinical Uses, December 1994. The 29th Annual Penner Blood Coagulation Conference. 1995; (May).
  35. Shook, D., Thornburg, C., Hassouna, H. Gene Analysis in Establishing a Final Diagnosis. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 1993; 7(6):1223-32.
  36. Evans MI, Klinger KW, Isada NB, Shook D, Holzgreve W, McGuire N, Johnson MP. Rapid prenatal diagnosis by fluorescent in situ hybridization of chorionic villi: an adjunct to long-term culture and karyotype. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1992 Dec; 167(6):1522-5. PMID: 1471658.
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  37. Klinger K, Landes G, Shook D, Harvey R, Lopez L, Locke P, Lerner T, Osathanondh R, Leverone B, Houseal T, et al. Rapid detection of chromosome aneuploidies in uncultured amniocytes by using fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH). Am J Hum Genet. 1992 Jul; 51(1):55-65. PMID: 1609805; PMCID: PMC1682861.
  38. Lerner T, Wright G, Leverone B, Dackowski W, Shook D, Anderson MA, Klinger K, Callen D, Landes G. Molecular analysis of human chromosome 16 cosmid clones containing NotI sites. Mamm Genome. 1992; 3(2):92-100. PMID: 1617219.
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  39. Price JO, Elias S, Wachtel SS, Klinger K, Dockter M, Tharapel A, Shulman LP, Phillips OP, Meyers CM, Shook D, et al. Prenatal diagnosis with fetal cells isolated from maternal blood by multiparameter flow cytometry. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1991 Dec; 165(6 Pt 1):1731-7. PMID: 1750468.
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