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Jeffrey L. Koh M.D.

    • Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine School of Medicine


  • M.D., Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan 1985
  • Residency:

    • Pediatrics, Emory University, 1988
  • Fellowship:

    • Pediatric anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1992
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Pediatrics, 1989/1996/2006

Memberships and associations

  • Society for Pediatric Anesthesia


  • "Assessment of acute and chronic pain symptoms in children with cystic fibrosis" Pediatric Pulmonology October 2005
  • "Autistic children and anesthesia" Paediatric Anaesthesia November 1 2015
  • "Central nervous system stem cell transplantation for children with neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis" Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics June 2013
  • "Perioperative Management of Pediatric Patients with Craniosynostosis" Anesthesiology Clinics September 2007
  • "Pain in Children"  November 16 2010
  • "Temporal variation of the leak pressure of uncuffed endotracheal tubes following pediatric intubation" Journal of Anesthesia  2014
  • "Persistent visceral pain in adolescents" Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition  1996
  • "Distraction techniques combined with EMLA" Children's Health Care March 2000
  • "Effect of disease-related pain on the health-related quality of life of children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis" Clinical Journal of Pain July 2006
  • "Analgesics/Pain Medications/Sedation"  September 10 2004
  • "Experience with an anesthesiologist interventional model for endoscopy in a pediatric hospital" Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition  2001
  • "Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery. Anesthetic Considerations" Anesthesiology Clinics June 2012
  • "Clinical report - Premedication for nonemergency endotracheal intubation in the neonate" Pediatrics March 2010
  • "Prolonged spontaneous movement following emergence from propofol/nitrous oxide anesthesia" Anesthesia and Analgesia  1993
  • "Recognition and management of iatrogenically induced opioid dependence and withdrawal in children" Pediatrics January 2014
  • "Conscious sedation" Pediatrics in Review July 2007
  • "Hospital room or treatment room" Children's Health Care March 2000
  • "Relief of pain and anxiety in pediatric patients in emergency medical systems" Pediatrics November 2012
  • "Needle-free powder lidocaine delivery system provides rapid effective analgesia for venipuncture or cannulation pain in children" Pediatrics May 2008
  • "A randomized, double-blind comparison study of EMLA® and ELA-Max® for topical anesthesia in children undergoing intravenous insertion" Paediatric Anaesthesia  2004
  • "Objective and subjective assessment of sleep in adolescents with chronic pain compared to healthy adolescents" Clinical Journal of Pain  2007
  • "Use of oxcarbazepine to treat a pediatric patient with resistant complex regional pain syndrome" Journal of Pain October 2005
  • "Pain assessment and treatment in children with cognitive impairment" Clinical Journal of Pain  1999
  • "A comparison of laser-assisted drug delivery at two output energies for enhancing the delivery of topically applied LMX-4® cream prior to venipuncture" Anesthesia and Analgesia April 2007
  • "Office-based deep sedation for pediatric ophthalmologic procedures using a sedation service model" Anesthesiology Research and Practice  2012
  • "Efficacy of parental application of eutectic mixture of local anesthetics for intravenous insertion" Pediatrics  1999
  • "Pharmacobehavioral Intervention" Children's Health Care December 1997
  • "Analgesia following surgery in children with and without cognitive impairment" Pain October 2004
  • "Future directions for neonatal pain management" Research and Clinical Forums  1998
  • "Intraoperative opioid dosing in children with and without cerebral palsy" Paediatric Anaesthesia May 2009

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