Lawrence J Caruso

Lawrence J Caruso, MD

Associate Professor Of Anesthesiology; Physician Director Of Quality

Department: MD-ANESTHESIOLOGY-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 265-0077
Business Email: lcaruso@anest.ufl.edu

About Lawrence J Caruso

Dr. Caruso is an Associate Professor in the divisions of Multispecialty Anesthesiology and Vascular Anesthesiology. He is a Diplomate in the American Board of Anesthesiology (1997), and holds a certificate of special qualifications in Critical Care Medicine (1997). He completed his Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at the University of Florida in 1997.

Dr. Caruso divides his time between the operating room, the Surgical Intensive Care Unit, and the Intermediate Care Unit. His research interests include nutritional support, sepsis, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
    American Board of Anesthesiology

Publications

2017
Risk of Postoperative Pneumonia with Neuromuscular Blockade: Keep It Simple!
Anesthesiology. 127(1):196-197 [DOI] 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001696. [PMID] 28632619.
2016
Chemoprophylaxis Use and Risk of Venous Thromboembolism and Death in Adult Patients following Orthotopic Liver Transplantation.
Journal of pharmacy practice. 29(3):218-23 [DOI] 10.1177/0897190014566304. [PMID] 25572466.
2014
Adequate confirmation of recovery from neuromuscular blockade: what are the obstacles?
Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie. 61(1) [DOI] 10.1007/s12630-013-0053-1. [PMID] 24203502.
2013
Closing the loop on relaxant reversal.
Anesthesiology. 118(6) [DOI] 10.1097/ALN.0b013e31828fc802. [PMID] 23695096.
2013
Patient repositioning and pressure ulcer risk–monitoring interface pressures of at-risk patients.
Journal of rehabilitation research and development. 50(4):477-88 [PMID] 23934869.
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2011
Inspiratory muscle strength training improves weaning outcome in failure to wean patients: a randomized trial.
Critical care (London, England). 15(2) [DOI] 10.1186/cc10081. [PMID] 21385346.
2010
Effects of turning on skin-bed interface pressures in healthy adults.
Journal of advanced nursing. 66(7):1556-64 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2010.05292.x. [PMID] 20497272.
2009
Inspiratory Muscle Strength Training Improves Weaning Outcome in Failure To Wean Patients
Critical Care Medicine. 37
2009
The Utility of a Bundle and Chlorhexidine Mouthwash in Reducing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (Vap) Rates
Critical Care Medicine. 37
2008
Effects of elevating the head of bed on interface pressure in volunteers.
Critical care medicine. 36(11):3038-42 [DOI] 10.1097/CCM.0b013e31818b8dbd. [PMID] 18824905.
2007
Bag and mask ventilation.
The New England journal of medicine. 357(20):2090-1; author reply 2092 [DOI] 10.1056/NEJMc072473. [PMID] 18003970.
2007
Exit of catheter lock solutions from double lumen acute haemodialysis catheters–an in vitro study.
Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association – European Renal Association. 22(12):3533-7 [PMID] 17898024.
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2006
Improved design of level 1 air detection system.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 103(4) [PMID] 17000828.
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2005
Oxidant injury occurs rapidly after cardiac arrest, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and reperfusion.
Critical care medicine. 33(9):2043-8 [PMID] 16148478.
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2005
Utilization of intensive care resources in bariatric surgery.
Obesity surgery. 15(9):1247-51 [PMID] 16259880.
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2004
Paradoxical vocal cord motion: an often misdiagnosed cause of postoperative stridor.
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 16(3):230-4 [PMID] 15217668.
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2004
Too much lactate or too little liver?
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 16(5):389-95 [PMID] 15374563.
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2003
Burn injuries.
Current opinion in anaesthesiology. 16(2):183-91 [PMID] 17021458.
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2003
Central venous catheter tip and perforation.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 96(1):301-2; author reply 302 [PMID] 12505972.
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2003
Yet another look at noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation.
Chest. 124(2):428-31 [PMID] 12907525.
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2002
A better landmark for positioning a central venous catheter.
Journal of clinical monitoring and computing. 17(6):331-4 [PMID] 12885176.
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2002
Detection of oxygen delivery failure during cardiopulmonary bypass: an even earlier warning technique.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 16(6) [PMID] 12486667.
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2002
Perioperative do not resuscitate orders: caring for the dying in the operating room and intensive care unit.
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 14(6):401-4 [PMID] 12393105.
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2002
What is the best way to measure cardiac output? Who cares, anyway?
Chest. 122(3):771-4 [PMID] 12226011.
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2001
Diltiazem to treat sinus tachycardia in critically ill patients: a four-year experience.
Critical care medicine. 29(10):1874-9 [PMID] 11588443.
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2001
Early recognition of acute cardiovascular beriberi by interpretation of hemodynamics.
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 13(3):230-8 [PMID] 11377164.
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2001
Prolonged neuromuscular block in a patient undergoing renal transplantation.
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 13(7):540-4 [PMID] 11704454.
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2000
Myocardial ischemia detected by transesophageal echocardiography in a patient undergoing peripheral vascular surgery.
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 12(6):491-7 [PMID] 11090738.
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1999
Postoperative acute renal failure secondary to rhabdomyolysis from exaggerated lithotomy position.
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 11(3):257-63 [PMID] 10434226.
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1999
Transfusion therapy in the critically ill.
Current opinion in anaesthesiology. 12(2):149-53 [PMID] 17013306.
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Education

Fellowship – Critical Care Medicine
1997 · University of Florida
Residency – Anesthesiology
1996 · University of Florida
Residency – Surgery
1993 · University of Florida
Medical Degree
1991 · University of Florida

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