James Ramsay, MD

Professor of Clinical Anesthesia

Publications: 
Cui WW, Ramsay JG. Pharmacologic approaches to weaning from cardiopulmonary bypass and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol. 2015 Jun; 29(2):257-70.
Ramsay JG, Roizen M. SmartTots: a public-private partnership between the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS). Paediatr Anaesth. 2012 Oct; 22(10):969-72.
Bennett K, Ramsay JG. Intraoperative tidal volume: does it matter? J Clin Anesth. 2012 Jun; 24(4):261-2.
Ramsay JG, Rappaport BA. SmartTots: a multidisciplinary effort to determine anesthetic safety in young children. Anesth Analg. 2011 Nov; 113(5):963-4.
Estívariz CF, Griffith DP, Luo M, Szeszycki EE, Bazargan N, Dave N, Daignault NM, Bergman GF, McNally T, Battey CH, Furr CE, Hao L, Ramsay JG, Accardi CR, Cotsonis GA, Jones DP, Galloway JR, Ziegler TR. Efficacy of parenteral nutrition supplemented with glutamine dipeptide to decrease hospital infections in critically ill surgical patients. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2008 Jul-Aug; 32(4):389-402.
Sachs B, Delacy D, Green J, Graham RS, Ramsay J, Kreisler N, Kruse P, Khutoryansky N, Hu SS. Recombinant activated factor VII in spinal surgery: a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, dose-escalation trial. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2007 Oct 01; 32(21):2285-93.
Ramsay J. Pro: Is the pulmonary artery catheter dead? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2007 Feb; 21(1):144-6.
Ramsay J. Noninvasive technologies for tissue perfusion. Anesthesiol Clin. 2006 Dec; 24(4):763-75.
Sniecinski RM, Sund GC, Ramsay JG. An unusual case of endocarditis. Anesth Analg. 2006 Aug; 103(2):307-8.
Kaplan MB, Hagberg CA, Ward DS, Brambrink A, Chhibber AK, Heidegger T, Lozada L, Ovassapian A, Parsons D, Ramsay J, Wilhelm W, Zwissler B, Gerig HJ, Hofstetter C, Karan S, Kreisler N, Pousman RM, Thierbach A, Wrobel M, Berci G. Comparison of direct and video-assisted views of the larynx during routine intubation. J Clin Anesth. 2006 Aug; 18(5):357-62.
Levy JH, Ramsay JG, Guyton RA. Aprotinin in cardiac surgery. N Engl J Med. 2006 May 04; 354(18):1953-7; author reply 1953-7.
Kikura M, Levy JH, Tanaka KA, Ramsay JG. A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of epsilon-aminocaproic acid for reducing blood loss in coronary artery bypass grafting surgery. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 Feb; 202(2):216-22; quiz A44-5.
Ramsay J, Shernan S, Fitch J, Finnegan P, Todaro T, Filloon T, Nussmeier NA. Increased creatine kinase MB level predicts postoperative mortality after cardiac surgery independent of new Q waves. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005 Feb; 129(2):300-6.
Ramsay J. Con: Cardiothoracic anesthesiologists should not run postcardiac surgical intensive care units. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2004 Aug; 18(4):525-6.
Lu W, Ramsay JG, Bailey JM. Reliability of pharmacodynamic analysis by logistic regression: mixed-effects modeling. Anesthesiology. 2003 Dec; 99(6):1255-62.
Shanewise JS, Ramsay JG. Off-pump coronary surgery: how do the anesthetic considerations differ? Anesthesiol Clin North America. 2003 Sep; 21(3):613-23, x.
Aronson S, Butler A, Subhiyah R, Buckingham RE, Cahalan MK, Konstandt S, Mark J, Ramsay J, Savage R, Savino J, Shanewise JS, Smith J, Thys D. Development and analysis of a new certifying examination in perioperative transesophageal echocardiography. Anesth Analg. 2002 Dec; 95(6):1476-82, table of contents.
Bailey JM, Lu W, Levy JH, Ramsay JG, Shore-Lesserson L, Prielipp RC, Brister NW, Roach GW, Jolin-Mellgard A, Nordlander M. Clevidipine in adult cardiac surgical patients: a dose-finding study. Anesthesiology. 2002 May; 96(5):1086-94.
Ramsay J. Current status of offpump coronary surgery (OPCAB). Can J Anaesth. 2001 Jun; 48(Suppl 1):R60-R62.