Nicolai Goettel

Nicolai Goettel, MD, DESA, EDIC

Associate Professor Of Anesthesiology

Department: MD-ANESTHESIOLOGY-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 283-0209
Business Email: ngoettel@anest.ufl.edu

About Nicolai Goettel

Nicolai Goettel, MD, DESA, EDIC, joined the Department of Anesthesiology as an Associate Professor in the Division of Neuroanesthesia in January 2021.

He came to the University of Florida from the University of Basel in Switzerland, where he served as a Senior Consultant in the Department of Anesthesia, Surgical Intensive Care, Prehospital Emergency Medicine and Pain Therapy at the University Hospital Basel.

Dr. Goettel earned his medical degree from the University of Bonn in Germany and completed residencies in Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine in Switzerland. He completed fellowship training in neuroanesthesia at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Goettel is an author of 40+ peer-reviewed publications and book chapters. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology and a peer reviewer for several journals. Dr. Goettel is a member of several professional societies in the fields of anesthesiology, critical care, and neuroscience and serves as the PI on several research projects with a focus on neuroanesthesia and perioperative neurocognitive disorders.

Additional Positions:
Research Group Leader
2019 – Current · University of Basel

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    FMH
  • Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
    DESA
  • Intensive Care Medicine
    FMH
  • Intensive Care Medicine
    EDIC
  • Prehospital Emergency Medicine
    SGNOR

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-0191-9775

Publications

2022
A Global Survey on Diagnostic, Therapeutic and Preventive Strategies in Intensive Care Unit—Acquired Weakness
Medicina. 58(8) [DOI] 10.3390/medicina58081068. [PMID] 36013535.
2022
Association between use of enhanced recovery after surgery protocols and postoperative complications in colorectal surgery in Europe: The EuroPOWER international observational study.
Journal of clinical anesthesia. 80 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jclinane.2022.110752. [PMID] 35405517.
2022
Associations of dynamic driving pressure and mechanical power with postoperative pulmonary complications-posthoc analysis of two randomised clinical trials in open abdominal surgery.
EClinicalMedicine. 47 [DOI] 10.1016/j.eclinm.2022.101397. [PMID] 35480074.
2022
Circadian effect of time of anaesthesia on postoperative outcomes in major elective and urgent intervention: a secondary analysis of the Peri-interventional Outcome Study in the Elderly (POSE)
European Journal of Anaesthesiology Intensive Care. 1(3) [DOI] 10.1097/ea9.0000000000000005.
2022
Conversion between the Montreal Cognitive Assessment and the Mini-Mental Status Examination.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.18124. [PMID] 36346002.
2022
Distribution of ventilation and oxygenation in surgical obese patients ventilated with high versus low positive end-expiratory pressure: A substudy of a randomised controlled trial.
European journal of anaesthesiology. 39(11):875-884 [DOI] 10.1097/EJA.0000000000001741. [PMID] 36093886.
2022
Early Extubation After Elective Infratentorial Craniotomy: Results of the International PRICE Survey.
Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. [DOI] 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000894. [PMID] 36322959.
2022
Effect of intraoperative PEEP with recruitment maneuvers on the occurrence of postoperative pulmonary complications during general anesthesia––protocol for Bayesian analysis of three randomized clinical trials of intraoperative ventilation
F1000Research. 11 [DOI] 10.12688/f1000research.125861.1.
2022
Genome-wide Association Study of Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction in Older Surgical Patients.
Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. 34(2):248-250 [DOI] 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000749. [PMID] 33264229.
2022
High-Risk Pulmonary Embolism After Hemorrhagic Stroke: Management Considerations During Catheter-Directed Interventional Therapy.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 36(9):3645-3654 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2022.04.001.
2022
Individualized vs. fixed PEEP for intraoperative mechanical ventilation in patients with obesity
Research Square. [DOI] 10.21203/rs.3.rs-966062/v1.
2022
Intraoperative positive end-expiratory pressure and postoperative pulmonary complications: a patient-level meta-analysis of three randomised clinical trials.
British journal of anaesthesia. [DOI] 10.1016/j.bja.2022.02.039. [PMID] 35431038.
2022
Transfer function analysis of dynamic cerebral autoregulation: a CARNet white paper 2022 update.
Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism. [DOI] 10.1177/0271678X221119760. [PMID] 35962478.
2021
Association between benzodiazepine premedication and 30-day mortality rate: A propensity-score weighted analysis of the Peri-interventional Outcome Study in the Elderly (POSE).
European journal of anaesthesiology. [DOI] 10.1097/EJA.0000000000001638. [PMID] 34817420.
2021
Individualized versus Fixed Positive End-expiratory Pressure for Intraoperative Mechanical Ventilation in Obese Patients: A Secondary Analysis.
Anesthesiology. 134(6):887-900 [DOI] 10.1097/ALN.0000000000003762. [PMID] 33843980.
2021
Peri-interventional outcome study in the elderly in Europe: A 30-day prospective cohort study.
European journal of anaesthesiology. [DOI] 10.1097/EJA.0000000000001639. [PMID] 34799496.
2021
Roadmap for Conducting Neuroscience Research in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond: Recommendations From the SNACC Research Committee.
Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. 33(2):100-106 [DOI] 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000758. [PMID] 33660699.
2020
Enhanced diagnostic accuracy for neurocognitive disorders: a revised cut-off approach for the Montreal Cognitive Assessment.
Alzheimer's research & therapy. 12(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13195-020-00603-8. [PMID] 32264975.
2020
Genome-Wide Association Study of Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction in Older Surgical Patients
Research Square. [DOI] 10.21203/rs.3.rs-40268/v1.
2020
Preoperative prognostic factors associated with postoperative delirium in older people undergoing surgery: protocol for a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis
Research Square. [DOI] 10.21203/rs.3.rs-41459/v2.
2020
Preoperative prognostic factors associated with postoperative delirium in older people undergoing surgery: protocol for a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis.
Systematic reviews. 9(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13643-020-01518-z. [PMID] 33189147.
2020
Re-evaluation of the effects of high PEEP with recruitment manoeuvres versus low PEEP without recruitment manoeuvres during general anaesthesia for surgery -Protocol and statistical analysis plan for an individual patient data meta-analysis of PROVHILO, iPROVE and PROBESE.
Revista espanola de anestesiologia y reanimacion. 67(2):76-89 [DOI] 10.1016/j.redar.2019.08.002. [PMID] 31955891.
2019
Cognitive Prehabilitation: Supercharged Mind or Wishful Thinking?
Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. 31(2):174-176 [DOI] 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000579. [PMID] 30664040.
2019
Development of a Novel Self-administered Cognitive Assessment Tool and Normative Data for Older Adults.
Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. 31(2):218-226 [DOI] 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000510. [PMID] 29782389.
2019
Effect of Intraoperative High Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP) With Recruitment Maneuvers vs Low PEEP on Postoperative Pulmonary Complications in Obese Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
JAMA. 321(23):2292-2305 [DOI] 10.1001/jama.2019.7505. [PMID] 31157366.
2018
The Montreal Cognitive Assessment: Normative Data from a German-Speaking Cohort and Comparison with International Normative Samples.
Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD. 64(2):643-655 [DOI] 10.3233/JAD-180080. [PMID] 29945351.
2017
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Therapeutische Umschau. Revue therapeutique. 74(7):384-388 [DOI] 10.1024/0040-5930/a000930. [PMID] 29268644.
2017
Associations Between Impaired Cerebral Blood Flow Autoregulation, Cerebral Oxygenation, and Biomarkers of Brain Injury and Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction in Elderly Patients After Major Noncardiac Surgery.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 124(3):934-942 [DOI] 10.1213/ANE.0000000000001803. [PMID] 28151820.
2017
Case Report: Emergency awake craniotomy for cerebral abscess in a patient with unrepaired cyanotic congenital heart disease
F1000Research. 5 [DOI] 10.12688/f1000research.9722.2. [PMID] 27928498.
2017
Independent Predictors of the Duration and Overall Burden of Postoperative Delirium After Cardiac Surgery in Adults: An Observational Cohort Study.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 31(6):1966-1973 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.03.042. [PMID] 28711314.
2017
Protective intraoperative ventilation with higher versus lower levels of positive end-expiratory pressure in obese patients (PROBESE): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.
Trials. 18(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13063-017-1929-0. [PMID] 28454590.
2016
Association between changes in cerebral grey matter volume and postoperative cognitive dysfunction in elderly patients: study protocol for a prospective observational cohort study
BMC Anesthesiology. 16(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s12871-016-0285-z. [PMID] 27884107.
2016
Case Report: Emergency awake craniotomy for cerebral abscess in a patient with unrepaired cyanotic congenital heart disease
F1000Research. 5 [DOI] 10.12688/f1000research.9722.1.
2016
Dexmedetomidine vs propofol-remifentanil conscious sedation for awake craniotomy: a prospective randomized controlled trial.
British journal of anaesthesia. 116(6):811-21 [DOI] 10.1093/bja/aew024. [PMID] 27099154.
2016
Monitoring of cerebral blood flow autoregulation in adults undergoing sevoflurane anesthesia: a prospective cohort study of two age groups
Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing. 30(3):255-264 [DOI] 10.1007/s10877-015-9754-z.
2015
Faculty Opinions recommendation of Beyond bar and line graphs: time for a new data presentation paradigm.
Faculty Opinions – Post-Publication Peer Review of the Biomedical Literature. [DOI] 10.3410/f.725444895.793507926.
2015
Faculty Opinions recommendation of Impact of intraoperative hypotension and blood pressure fluctuations on early postoperative delirium after non-cardiac surgery.
Faculty Opinions – Post-Publication Peer Review of the Biomedical Literature. [DOI] 10.3410/f.725326358.793503487.
2015
Postoperative Delirium in Cardiac Surgery: An Unavoidable Menace?
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 29(6):1677-87 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2014.08.021. [PMID] 26456271.
2014
Day surgery craniotomy for unruptured cerebral aneurysms: a single center experience.
Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. 26(1):60-4 [DOI] 10.1097/ANA.0b013e3182991d8b. [PMID] 23715046.
2014
Faculty Opinions recommendation of A pilot study evaluating presurgery neuroanatomical biomarkers for postoperative cognitive decline after total knee arthroplasty in older adults.
Faculty Opinions – Post-Publication Peer Review of the Biomedical Literature. [DOI] 10.3410/f.718280046.793493747.
2014
Faculty Opinions recommendation of Sedation depth during spinal anesthesia and survival in elderly patients undergoing hip fracture repair.
Faculty Opinions – Post-Publication Peer Review of the Biomedical Literature. [DOI] 10.3410/f.718369638.793494728.
2014
Postoperative visual loss following cerebral arteriovenous malformation surgery: a case report.
F1000Research. 3 [DOI] 10.12688/f1000research.3-27.v2. [PMID] 24627798.
2012
Transpulmonary thermodilution curve and the cross-talk phenomenon.
Medicina intensiva. 36(6):446-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.medin.2011.10.010. [PMID] 22188779.

Education

Master of Health Business Administration (MHBA)
2021-2023 · University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Clinical/Research Fellowship in Neuroanesthesia
2011-2013 · University of Toronto
Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine Residency (FMH)
2007-2011 · Geneva University Hospitals
Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine Residency (FMH)
2005-2007 · Sion Hospital
Internal Medicine Residency (FMH)
2004-2005 · Lucerne Cantonal Hospital
Internal Medicine Residency (FMH)
2003-2004 · Yverdon Hospital
MD
2003 · University of Bonn

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 283-0209
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100254
1345 SW CENTER DR
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
GAINESVILLE FL 32610