2011 SCA-IARS Starter Grant

Jayant Nick Pratap, MB BCHir, MRCPCH, FRCA

Congenital Cardiac Anesthesiologist, Department of Anesthesia
Attending Cardiac Intensivist, Heart Institute
Assistant Professor, UC Department of Anesthesia
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, Ohio

Dr. Pratap’s Research

Randomized trial of near-infrared spectroscopy to guide intraoperative and intensive care management during children’s heart surgery.

Related Publications

Anesthetic management of children with in situ Berlin Heart EXCOR.
Pratap JN, Wilmshurst S.

Modern mechanical devices can support children with severely impaired cardiac function until a donor heart is found for transplantation or native function recovers. Pediatric heart transplantation offers a good chance of survival with a high quality of life to individuals with limited life expectancy…

Failure to wean from cardiopulmonary bypass due to left atrial compression by periaortic hematoma.
Pratap JN, McEwan AI.

A 6-mo-old male presented for reoperative surgery after a prior incomplete arterial trunk repair. Full repair had not been possible in the neonatal period owing to intrauterine growth restriction (2.15 kg at 38 wk gestation), low cardiac output state, ventilator dependence, and unfavorable anatomy, including interrupted aortic arch and…

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Encourage, stimulate, and fund ongoing anesthesia-related research projects that will enhance and advance the specialty, and to disseminate current, state-of-the-art, basic and clinical research data in all areas of clinical anesthesia, including perioperative medicine, critical care, and pain management. The IARS is focused solely on the advancement and support of education and scientific research related to anesthesiology.

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IMRA Awards

This award is intended to support investigations that will further the understanding of clinical practice in anesthesiology and related sciences. Up to four research projects are selected annually, with a maximum award of $175,000 each, payable over two years.

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