2013 SCA-IARS Starter Grant

Robert H. Thiele, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, Virginia

Dr. Thiele’s Research

Comparison of broad-band near-infrared spectroscopy-derived mitochondrial oxidation state and tissue oxygen saturation for the detection of ischemia in two models of rat cerebral ischemia.

Read more about Dr. Thiele’s research at the Technology in Anesthesia and Critical Care group at the University of Virginia.

Related Publications

Real-time Doppler-based arterial vascular impedance and peripheral pressure-flow loops: a pilot study.
Thiele RH, Bartels K, Esper S, Ikeda K, Gan TJ.

Arterial pressure-flow loops and vascular impedance provide additional data that could be used to assess the hemodynamic effects of therapeutic interventions in anesthetized patients. To evaluate the utility…

AKI Associated with Cardiac Surgery.
Thiele RH, Isbell JM, Rosner MH.

Approximately 18% of patients undergoing cardiac surgery experience AKI (on the basis of modern standardized definitions of AKI), and approximately 2%-6% will require hemodialysis. The development of AKI after cardiac surgery portends…

Read Dr. Thiele’s recent publications and articles.

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.

A&A Case Reports

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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