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Miriam M Treggiari M.D., Ph.D, M.P.H.

    • Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine School of Medicine

Dr. Treggiari is an anesthesiology and critical care medicine specialist. She also has extensive training in public health and epidemiology. She is committed to excellence in her practice of medicine because she understands that every patient deserves the best care possible. Each individual is different and it is imperative that their treatment and care be meticulously tailored to their specific needs. In addition to her passion to deliver the best care possible, she tirelessly dedicates her time to improve patient care globally through her ongoing clinical and outcomes research programs. 

Education

  • M.D., University of Geneva 1990
  • M.D., University of Pavia 1990
  • M.P.H., University of Washington 2002
  • Ph.D., University of Washington 2007

Publications

  • "The use of acute normovolemic hemodilution in paediatric cardiac surgery." Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica In: , 01.01.2018.
  • "Management of rocuronium neuromuscular block using a protocol for qualitative monitoring and reversal with neostigmine." British Journal of Anaesthesia In: , 01.01.2018.
  • "Critical care admission following elective surgery was not associated with survival benefit : prospective analysis of data from 27 countries." Intensive Care Medicine In: , Vol. 43, No. 7, 01.07.2017, p. 971-979.
  • "An initiative to optimize waste streams in the operating room : RECycling in the operating room (RECOR) project." AANA Journal In: , Vol. 85, No. 2, 01.04.2017, p. 108-112.
  • "Process Improvement Initiative for the Perioperative Management of Patients With a Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device." Anesthesia and Analgesia In: , 17.03.2017.
  • "In reply : Calibration of the neuromuscular monitor: Is it necessary?" Canadian Journal of Anesthesia In: , Vol. 63, No. 3, 01.03.2016, p. 356-357.
  • "Preoperative Consultations." Anesthesiology Clinics In: , Vol. 34, No. 1, 01.03.2016, p. 17-33.
  • "Randomized pilot trial of two modified endotracheal tubes to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia." Annals of the American Thoracic Society  In: , Vol. 13, No. 1, 01.01.2016, p. 72-80.
  • "Characteristics of sepsis-induced cardiac dysfunction using speckle-tracking echocardiography : a feasibility study." Anaesthesia and intensive care In: , Vol. 44, No. 1, 01.01.2016, p. 65-76.
  • "Pre-diagnostic sleep duration and sleep quality in relation to subsequent cancer survival." Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine In: , Vol. 12, No. 4, 2016, p. 495-503.
  • "Comparison of enteral ethanol and benzodiazepines for alcohol withdrawal in neurocritical care patients." Journal of Clinical Neuroscience  In: , 24.11.2015.
  • "Dexmedetomidine does not affect evoked potentials during spine surgery." Anesthesia and Analgesia In: , Vol. 121, No. 2, 25.08.2015, p. 492-501.
  • "Comparaison des réponses au train-de-quatre observées par des anesthésiologistes et par le système TOF-Watch SX : une étude de cohorte prospective." Canadian Journal of Anesthesia In: , Vol. 62, No. 10, 30.07.2015, p. 1089-1096.
  • "Variation in tracheal reintubations among patients undergoing cardiac surgery across washington state hospitals." Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia In: , Vol. 29, No. 3, 01.06.2015, p. 551-559.
  • "Patient-level interventions to prevent the acquisition of resistant Gram-negative bacteria in critically ill patients : A systematic review." Anaesthesia and Intensive Care In: , Vol. 43, No. 1, 01.01.2015, p. 23-33.
  • "Randomized pilot trial of intensive management of blood pressure or volume expansion in subarachnoid hemorrhage (improves)." Neurosurgery In: , Vol. 76, No. 2, 2015, p. 125-134.
  • "Prediction of early and late re-intubation : is it a crossed or separate line?--Reply." Respiratory Care  In: , Vol. 59, No. 7, 01.07.2014, p. e103-e104.
  • "Predictors of reintubation in critically Ill patients." Respiratory Care In: , Vol. 59, No. 2, 01.02.2014, p. 178-185.
  • "Characterization of cardiac dysfunction in sepsis : An ongoing challenge." Shock In: , Vol. 41, No. 1, 01.2014, p. 12-24.
  • "Long-term survival in patients with severe acute respiratory distress syndrome and rescue therapies for refractory hypoxemia." Critical Care Medicine In: , Vol. 42, No. 7, 2014, p. 1610-1618.
  • "Assessment of Circulating Blood Volume with Fluid Administration Targeting Euvolemia or Hypervolemia." Neurocritical Care In: , Vol. 22, No. 1, 2014, p. 82-88.
  • "In vitro evaluation of diffusion of lidocaine and alkalinized lidocaine through the polyurethane membrane of the endotracheal tube." Annales Francaises d'Anesthesie et de Reanimation In: , Vol. 33, No. 4, 2014.
  • "Validity of exchangeable solute balance as a measure of blood volume in neurologically injured adults." Neurocritical Care In: , Vol. 21, No. 1, 2014, p. 102-107.
  • "Improved analgesia, sedation, and delirium protocol associated with decreased duration of delirium and mechanical ventilation." Annals of the American Thoracic Society In: , Vol. 11, No. 3, 2014, p. 367-374.
  • "Preoperative consultations for medicare patients undergoing cataract surgery." JAMA Internal Medicine In: , Vol. 174, No. 3, 2014, p. 380-388.
  • "A greater analgesia, sedation, delirium order set quality score is associated with a decreased duration of mechanical ventilation in cardiovascular surgery patients." Critical Care Medicine In: , Vol. 41, No. 11, 11.2013, p. 2610-2617.
  • "Standard care versus protocol based therapy for new onset Pseudomonas aeruginosa in cystic fibrosis." Pediatric Pulmonology In: , Vol. 48, No. 10, 10.2013, p. 943-953.
  • "Towards a better characterization of cirrhosis-associated cardiomyopathy?" Journal of Hepatology  In: , Vol. 59, No. 1, 07.2013, p. 192-193.
  • "In reply." Anesthesiology In: , Vol. 118, No. 6, 06.2013, p. 1482-1483.
  • "Patterns of preoperative consultation and surgical specialty in an integrated healthcare system." Anesthesiology In: , Vol. 118, No. 5, 05.2013, p. 1028-1037.

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