Jens Krombach, MD

Professor of Clinical Anesthesia
Medical Director of Perioperative Services ZSFG
Operating Room Committee Chair, ZSFG
Publications: 
Tresh A, Cohen AJ, Mmonu NA, Berdy S, Barnas K, Krombach J, Breyer BN. Resident-Driven Holistic Lean Daily Management System to Enhance Care Experience at a Safety Net Hospital. Urology. 2020 Jun; 140:56-63.
Saxena S, Krombach JW, Nahrwold DA, Pirracchio R. Anaesthesia-specific checklists: A systematic review of impact. Anaesth Crit Care Pain Med. 2020 02; 39(1):65-73.
Krombach JW, Marks JD, Dubowitz G, Radke OC. Development and Implementation of Checklists for Routine Anesthesia Care: A Proposal for Improving Patient Safety. Anesth Analg. 2015 Oct; 121(4):1097-103.
Krombach JW, Edwards WA, Marks JD, Radke OC. Checklists and Other Cognitive Aids For Emergency And Routine Anesthesia Care-A Survey on the Perception of Anesthesia Providers From a Large Academic US Institution. Anesth Pain Med. 2015 Aug; 5(4):e26300.
Tiscia Bernadette Stefanutto, John Feiner, Jens Krombach, Ronald Brown, James E. Caldwell. Hemoglobin Desaturation After Propofol/Remifentanil-Induced Apnea. Survey of Anesthesiology. 2012 Dec 1; 56(6):284-285.
Stefanutto TB, Feiner J, Krombach J, Brown R, Caldwell JE. Hemoglobin desaturation after propofol/remifentanil-induced apnea: a study of the recovery of spontaneous ventilation in healthy volunteers. Anesth Analg. 2012 May; 114(5):980-6.
Jens Krombach, Andrew T. Gray. Reply to Drs. Tsui and Özelsel. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2009 Mar 1; 34(2):178.
Jens Krombach, Andrew T. Gray. Sonography for Saphenous Nerve Block Near the Adductor Canal. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2007 Jul 1; 32(4):369-370.
Jens Krombach, Andrew T. Gray. Sonography for Saphenous Nerve Block Near the Adductor Canal. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2007 Jul 1; 32(4):369-370.
Krombach JW, Wright PM, Kampe S, Buzello W. Possible underestimation of histamine releasing potency of cisatracurium? Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2005 Feb; 22(2):159-60.
Krombach JW, Kampe S, Keller CA, Wright PM. Pharaoh Menes' death after an anaphylactic reaction--the end of a myth. Allergy. 2004 Nov; 59(11):1234-5.
Krombach JW, Dagtekin O, Kampe S. Regional anesthesia and anticoagulation. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2004 Oct; 17(5):427-33.
Pilgram B, Krombach J, Ladra A, Kampe S. ["Relaxant" awake but still relaxed]. Anaesthesist. 2004 Jul; 53(7):629-32.
Kaufmann J, Yesiloglu S, Patermann B, Krombach J, Kiencke P, Kampe S. Controlled-release oxycodone is better tolerated than intravenous tramadol/metamizol for postoperative analgesia after retinal-surgery. Curr Eye Res. 2004 Apr; 28(4):271-5.
Kampe S, Krombach JW, Diefenbach C. Muscle relaxants. Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol. 2003 Mar; 17(1):137-46.
Jens Krombach, Walter Buzello. Anaphylactoid Reaction to Cisatracurium May Be Explained by Atracurium Metabolites. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 2003 Jan 1; 96(1):301.
Jens Krombach, Walter Buzello. Anaphylactoid Reaction to Cisatracurium May Be Explained by Atracurium Metabolites. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 2003 Jan 1; 96(1):301.
Kampe S, Kiencke P, Krombach J, Cranfield K, Kasper SM, Diefenbach C. Current practice in postoperative epidural analgesia: a german survey. Anesth Analg. 2002 Dec; 95(6):1767-9, table of contents.
Jens Krombach, Sandra Kampe, Birgit S. Gathof, Christoph Diefenbach, Stefan-Mario Kasper. Human Error: The Persisting Risk of Blood Transfusion: A Report of Five Cases. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 2002 Jan 1; 94(1):154-156.
Krombach J, Kampe S, Gathof BS, Diefenbach C, Kasper SM. Human error: the persisting risk of blood transfusion: a report of five cases. Anesth Analg. 2002 Jan; 94(1):154-6, table of contents.
Krombach J, Hunzelmann N, Köster F, Bischoff A, Hoffmann-Menzel H, Buzello W. Anaphylactoid reactions after cisatracurium administration in six patients. Anesth Analg. 2001 Nov; 93(5):1257-9, table of contents.
Krombach J, Krieg N, Diefenbach C. [Accuracy and dose dependency of the train-of-four count]. Anaesthesist. 1999 Aug; 48(8):519-22.