2015 IARS Best of Meeting Abstract Award Finalists and Winners

Comparison of the Storz C-Mac D Blade against the Glidescope, Efficacy in the Predicted Difficult Airway: Stage Trial: A Multi-Centered Randomized Controlled Trial
Ansgar M. Brambrink, MD, PhD
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon

*Basic Science Research Award Winner*
Whole Exome Sequencing of a Family with Local Anesthetic Resistance
Steven R. Clendenen, MD
Mayo Clinic Florida
Jacksonville, Florida

*Patient-Oriented Research Award Winner*
Academic Performance after Anesthesia and Surgery during Childhood: A Large-Scale Nation-Wide Study
Pia Glatz, MD
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden

Applying Latent Class Analysis to Perioperative Risk Stratification in Patients Undergoing Intraabdominal General Surgery
Minjae Kim, MD, MS
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, New York

Maternal Magnesium Protects the Fetal Brain in a Rat Model of Intrapartum Noninfectious Inflammatory Fever
Carlo Pancaro, MD, MHCM
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

Involvement of Ephrin-B2, Not TRPV1 Expression in Sarcomeres of Myofascial Trigger Points in the Upper Trapezius Muscle
Feng Qi, MD
Qilu Hospital of Shandong University
Jinan, China

*2015 Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care (SNACC) Abstract Award Winner*
The Aging Brain: An Age-Dependent Analysis of Electroencephalogram Dynamics during Propofol and Sevoflurane General Anesthesia
Patrick Purdon, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts