Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for the Cardiothoracic AnesthesiologistJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia.  36:1132-1147. 2022
2022 Benefits of the enhanced recovery after surgery pathway for orthognathic surgeryInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  51:214-218. 2022
2021 Impact of carbidopa-levodopa enteral suspension on quality of life and activities of daily living in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease: Results from a pooled meta-analysisParkinsonism and Related Disorders.  86:52-57. 2021
2020 Pericapsular Nerve Group (PENG) Block in Combination With the Quadratus Lumborum Block Analgesia for Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Retrospective Case Series.Cureus.  12:e12233. 2020
2020 Post-Surgical Inflammatory Neuropathy: An Underappreciated but Critical and Treatable Cause of Postoperative Neuropathy.Cureus.  12:e11927. 2020
2020 Application of the †5-2-1' screening criteria in advanced Parkinson's disease: Interim analysis of DUOGLOBENeurodegenerative Disease Management.  10:309-323. 2020
2020 Review of Current Practices of Peripheral Nerve Blocks for Hip Fracture and SurgeryCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  10:259-266. 2020
2020 Anesthesia residency training in regional anesthesiology and acute pain medicine: a competency-based model curriculum.Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.  45:660-667. 2020
2020 Ultrasound-Guided Clavipectoral Fascial Plane Block for Surgery Involving the Clavicle: A Case Series.Cureus.  12:e9072. 2020
2020 Effects of Intraoperative Ketamine on Post-Operative Recovery in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients: A Case-Control Study.Cureus.  12:e8893. 2020
2020 Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity (LAST) – a Review and UpdateCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  10:218-226. 2020
2020 A Retrospective Case Series of Pericapsular Nerve Group (PENG) Block for Primary Versus Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty Analgesia.Cureus.  12:e8200. 2020
2020 Sacral Erector Spinae Plane Block for Gender Reassignment Surgery.Cureus.  12:e7665. 2020
2020 Effects of Music Therapy During Total Knee Arthroplasty Under Spinal Anesthesia: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Study.Cureus.  12:e7396. 2020
2019 Comparison of Adductor Canal Block and Femoral Nerve Block for Early Ambulation After Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Controlled Trial.Cureus.  11:e6331. 2019
2019 Anterior quadratus lumborum block analgesia for total hip arthroplasty: A randomized, controlled studyRegional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.  44:1075-1079. 2019
2019 Infiltration Between the Popliteal Artery and Capsule of the Knee (iPACK): Essential Anatomy, Technique, and Literature ReviewCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:474-478. 2019
2019 Transversus Abdominis Plane (TAP) and Rectus Sheath Blocks: a Technical Description and Evidence ReviewCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:479-487. 2019
2019 T1 Erector Spinae Plane Block Catheter As a Novel Treatment Modality for Pancoast Tumor Pain.Cureus.  11:e6092. 2019
2019 Local Anesthetic Additives for Regional Anesthesia: a Review of Current Literature and Clinical ApplicationCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:314-320. 2019
2019 Pecs and Serratus Blocks: Current State of Chest Wall AnalgesiaCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:308-313. 2019
2019 Quadratus Lumborum Block: a Technical ReviewCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:257-262. 2019
2019 Posterior quadratus lumborum block for primary total hip arthroplasty analgesia: a comparative studyEinstein (São Paulo).  17:eAO4905. 2019
2019 An Updated Review on Liposome BupivacaineCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:321-325. 2019
2019 Erector Spinae Plane (ESP) Block: a New Paradigm in Regional Anesthesia and AnalgesiaCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:271-280. 2019
2019 Paravertebral Blocks: Anatomical, Practical, and Future ConceptsCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:263-270. 2019
2019 Perioperative Multimodal Pain Management: an Evidence-Based UpdateCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:295-307. 2019
2019 The Adductor Canal Block: a Clinical ReviewCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:291-294. 2019
2019 Upper Limb Blocks: Advances in Anesthesiology ResearchCurrent Anesthesiology Reports.  9:281-290. 2019
2019 Post-operative tourniquet pain in patents undergoing foot and ankle surgeryCureus.  10:e3678-e3678. 2019
2018 Graduate medical education scholarly activities initiatives: A systematic review and meta-analysisBMC Medical Education.  18. 2018
2018 Postoperative Tourniquet Pain in Patients Undergoing Foot and Ankle Surgery.Cureus.  10:e3678. 2018
2018 A Summary of the Anatomy and Current Regional Anesthesia Practices for Postoperative Pain Management in Total Knee Arthroplasty.Cureus.  10:e2755. 2018
2018 A review of anatomy and the current regional anesthesia practices for post-operative pain management in total knee arthroplastyCureus.  10:e2755-e2755. 2018
2017 Cost comparison of intrathecal morphine to intravenous patient-controlled analgesia for the first 24 h post cesarean delivery: a retrospective cohort studyJournal of Anesthesia.  31:44-50. 2017
2015 Tourniquet pressure for extremity surgery…how much is TOO much 2015
2015 Delayed presentation of malignant hyperthermia with a novel genetic mutation 2015


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2015 Premedication, patient position for neuraxial block, monitoring and sedation. Online START-PREP program for CA-1 Residents (new educational module in collaboration with Stanford University, Department of Anesthesiology 2015
2013 Genitourinary Pain 2013
2013 Spinal Pathways, Colon, Urinary Bladder and Uterus 2013

Full Name

  • Promil Kukreja