Rakesh Vadhera, MD

Division Chief, Obstetric Anesthesiology

  • 289 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
1992 …2019
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Research Output 1992 2019

  • 289 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 17 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 3 Letter
2019

Peripartum cardiomyopathy: a single institution 5-yr experience

Elsamragy, S., Babazade, R., Simon, M., Ibrahim, M. & Vadhera, R. B., Oct 1 2019, In : British Journal of Anaesthesia. 123, 4, p. e491-e493

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Peripartum Period
Cardiomyopathies
2018

Obstetric analgesia and anesthesia

Lozada, M. J., Babazade, R. & Vadhera, R., Jan 1 2018, Critical Care Obstetrics. wiley, p. 315-330 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Obstetrical Analgesia
Labor Pain
Obstetrical Anesthesia
Mothers
Conduction Anesthesia
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

Early Detection of Anesthesia Workstation High-Pressure Oxygen Line Leak

Richards, J., Babazade, R., Shabot, S. & Vadhera, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Anesthesia and Analgesia. 124, 1, p. 368-369 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Anesthesia
Oxygen
Pressure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Role of transcranial Doppler measurements in postpartum patients with post-dural puncture headache: a pilot study

Vadhera, R., Babazade, R., Suresh, M. S., Alvarado, M. C., Cruz, A. L. & Belfort, M. A., Feb 1 2017, In : International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia. 29, p. 90-91 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Puerperal Disorders
Cerebrovascular Circulation
Epidural Blood Patch
Post-Dural Puncture Headache
Doppler Transcranial Ultrasonography
2016
31 Citations (Scopus)

Proposed diagnostic criteria for the case definition of amniotic fluid embolism in research studies

Clark, S. L., Romero, R., Dildy, G. A., Callaghan, W. M., Smiley, R. M., Bracey, A. W., Hankins, G., D'Alton, M. E., Foley, M., Pacheco, L., Vadhera, R., Herlihy, J. P., Berkowitz, R. L. & Belfort, M. A., Oct 1 2016, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 215, 4, p. 408-412 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amniotic Fluid Embolism
Research
Hope
Biomarkers
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)

Passive leg raising during pregnancy

Marques, N. R., Martinello, C., Kramer, G., Costantine, M., Vadhera, R., Saade, G., Hankins, G. & Pacheco, L., 2015, In : American Journal of Perinatology. 32, 4, p. 393-397 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leg
Cardiac Output
Pregnancy
Heart Rate
Arterial Pressure
2014
3 Citations (Scopus)

Broken spinal needle: Case report and review of the literature

Martinello, C., Rubio, R., Hurwitz, E., Simon, M. & Vadhera, R., 2014, In : Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 26, 4, p. 321-324 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needles
Back Pain
8 Citations (Scopus)

Hypertensive emergencies in pregnancy

Vadhera, R. & Simon, M., 2014, In : Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. 57, 4, p. 797-805 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emergencies
Pregnancy
Labetalol
Hypertension
Hydralazine
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reconsidering the switch from low-molecular-weight heparin to unfractionated heparin during pregnancy

Pacheco, L., Saade, G., Costantine, M., Vadhera, R. & Hankins, G., 2014, In : American Journal of Perinatology. 31, 8, p. 655-658 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Molecular Weight Heparin
Heparin
Pregnancy
Anesthesia
Spinal Epidural Hematoma
2013

Intrapartum fetal monitoring: Old and new concepts

Simon, M., Vadhera, R. & Saade, G., Jan 30 2013, Shnider and Levinson's Anesthesia for Obstetrics: Fifth Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fetal Monitoring
2009
6 Citations (Scopus)

Acute antihypertensive therapy in pregnancy-induced hypertension: Is nicardipine the answer?

Vadhera, R., Pacheco, L. & Hankins, G., Aug 2009, In : American Journal of Perinatology. 26, 7, p. 495-499 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nicardipine
Pregnancy Induced Hypertension
Antihypertensive Agents
Pregnancy
Pre-Eclampsia
2008
3 Citations (Scopus)

Disorders of the central nervous system in pregnancy

Martinez-Tica, J. & Vadhera, R., Jan 1 2008, Obstetric Anesthesia and Uncommon Disorders, 2nd Edition. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 9780521870825. p. 167-190 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Central Nervous System Diseases
Pregnancy
Mothers
Parturition
Persistent Vegetative State
2004
9 Citations (Scopus)
Medicaid
Analgesia
Nurse Anesthetists
Anesthesia
Costs and Cost Analysis
29 Citations (Scopus)

The 30-Minute Decision-to-Incision Interval for Emergency Cesarean Delivery: Fact or Fiction?

Nasrallah, F. K., Harirah, H., Vadhera, R., Jain, V., Franklin, L. T. & Hankins, G., Feb 2004, In : American Journal of Perinatology. 21, 2, p. 63-68 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emergencies
Mothers
Guidelines
Apgar Score
Neonatal Intensive Care Units
2003
21 Citations (Scopus)

Embolism during pregnancy: Thrombus, air, and amniotic fluid

Gei, A. F., Vadhera, R. & Hankins, G., Mar 2003, In : Anesthesiology Clinics of North America. 21, 1, p. 165-182 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amniotic Fluid
Embolism
Thrombosis
Air
Pregnancy
34 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms and management of an incomplete epidural block for cesarean section

Portnoy, D. & Vadhera, R., Mar 2003, In : Anesthesiology Clinics of North America. 21, 1, p. 39-57 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Local Anesthetics
Cesarean Section
Spinal Anesthesia
Catheters
Anesthesia
2001
1 Citation (Scopus)

Airway management in patients at high risk of aspiration

Vadhera, R., 2001, In : Problems in Anesthesia. 13, 1, p. 78-87 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Airway Management
Patient Isolation
Morbidity
Gastrointestinal Contents
Anesthesia
1994
58 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of the serotonin-receptor agonist sumatriptan on postdural puncture headache: Report of six cases

Carp, H., Singh, P. J., Vadhera, R. & Jayaram, A., 1994, In : Anesthesia and Analgesia. 79, 1, p. 180-182 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Post-Dural Puncture Headache
Sumatriptan
Serotonin Receptor Agonists
Spinal Puncture
Epidural Anesthesia
49 Citations (Scopus)

Endogenous vasopressin and renin-angiotensin systems support blood pressure after epidural block in humans

Carp, H., Vadhera, R., Jayaram, A. & Garvey, D., 1994, In : Anesthesiology. 80, 5, p. 1000-1007 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arginine Vasopressin
Renin-Angiotensin System
Vasopressins
Enalapril
Epidural Anesthesia
24 Citations (Scopus)

Epidural anesthesia for cesarean delivery and vaginal birth after maternal Fontan repair: Report of two cases

Carp, H., Jayaram, A., Vadhera, R., Nichols, M. & Morton, M., 1994, In : Anesthesia and Analgesia. 78, 6, p. 1190-1192 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiovascular Pregnancy Complications
Obstetric Labor
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
Heart Valve Prosthesis
Obstetrical Anesthesia
1993

Role of enkephalins in pregnancy induced analgesia in rats

Javaram, A., Vadhera, R., Ferries, M., Garvey, D. & Carp, H., 1993, In : Regional Anesthesia. 18, 2, p. 38 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enkephalins
Analgesia
Pregnancy

The role of endogenous vasopressors in maintaining blood pressure following epidural anesthesia

Carp, H., Vadhera, R., Garvey, D., Jayaram, A. & Ferries, M., 1993, In : Regional Anesthesia. 18, 2, p. 8 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidural Anesthesia
Blood Pressure
1992
3 Citations (Scopus)

Propranolol overdose [19]

Vadhera, R., 1992, In : Anaesthesia. 47, 3, p. 279-280 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucagon
Isoproterenol
Propranolol