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Krishnaprasad Deepika, M.D.

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Krishnaprasad  Deepika, M.D.



  • English
  • Hindi
  • Gujarati


  • American Board of Anesthesiology


  • Anesthesiology


  • Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and OB/GYN

Intereses de

N.M. Blocker, Airway management, Recovery room, Transfusion and coagulopathy, Comparative religion, Clinical information


1978 Fellowship
Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services
1977 Residency
Sinai Hospital
1975 Internship
McLaren General Hospital
1969 MBBS
BJ Medical College MBBS


  • Laparoscopic management of benign adnexal mass in obese women.submitted to j. of minimal invasive gynecology -2005
  • Deepika K, Kenaan CA, Deresz G, Bikhazi GB. Causes of delayed discharge and prolonged stay in PACU. Anesth Analg 2002:S120
  • Kenaan CA, Bikhazi GB, Deepika K, Calfa CI, Ortiz K. Analgesic activity and safety of parecoxib in postsurgical patients. An interim report. Anesth Analg 2001;(2S):S257.
  • Kenaan CA, Bikhazi GB, Deepika K, Calfa CI, Ortiz K: Analgesic Activity and Safety of Parecoxib in Post-Surgical Patients: An Interim Report. Anesth & Analg 2001 ;( 2S):S257.
  • Deepika K, Kenaan CA, Bikhazi GB, Farah J. Comparative study of recovery parameters of rapacuronium after early and late reversal. Anesth Analg 2000;(2S):S399.
  • Kenaan CA, Bikhazi GB, Deepika K, Farah J. Pharmacodynamics of rapacuronium bromide in children, adults and parturients. Anesth Analg 2000;(2S):S433.
  • Deepika K, Kenaan CA, Bikhazi GB, and Martineau DB: Influence of the Priming technique on the pharmacodynamic effects and intubating conditions of cisatracurium. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia 11: 1-4, 1999.
  • Mirhashemi R, Averette HE, Deepika K, Estape R, Angioli, Rodriguez, Martin, Penalver, M: The impact of intraoperative autologous blood transfusion during type III Radical hysterectomy for early stage cervical cancer. Am J Obstet Gynecol, Dec 1999, 181 (6), pp 1310-5.
  • Deepika K, Kenaan C, Penalver M, and Bikhazi GB: “Priming with cisatracurium: A dose ranging study.” Anesthesia & Analgesia 1999; 88(25): 5322 – 1999
  • Deepika K, Kenaan C, Barrocas AM, Fonseca JJ, Bikhazi GB. Negative pressure pulmonary edema after acute upper airway obstruction. J of Clin Anesth (5) 403-8; 1997.
  • Deepika K, Bikhazi GB, Kenaan CA, Barrocas AM, Restrepo R, Penalver M: A comparison of hetastarch, isolytes and hypertonic saline in the replacement of fluids in patients undergoing gynecological debulking. Anesthesia & Analgesia, July 1996.
  • Continuous Quality Improvement in Post Anesthesia Care. Eli M. Brown, K. Deepika. “Post Anesthesia Care” Edited by N. Brown, E.M. Brown. 1995
  • Bikhazi G, Marin F, Halliday NJ, Deepika K, and Foldes FF: The pharmacodynamics of rocuronium in pediatric patients anesthetized with halothane. Journal of Anesthesia, Japan Society of Anesthesiology. Vol. 8, No. 3, pp 256-260, 1994.
  • Deepika K, Ojea JC, Lewis M: Prospective review of the incidence and post anesthetic care in pulmonary edema due to upper airway obstruction. Society of Critical Care Journal: Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 101, January, 1994.
  • DeMeo R, Deepika K: Letter to the Editor: Use of transesophageal echocardiogram for intracardiac thrombus related to postoperative atrial fibrillation. Anesth & Anal 75:869, 1992.
  • Deepika K, Bikhazi G, Mikati H, Namba M, Foldes F: Facilitation of rapid sequence intubation with large dose vecuronium with or without priming. Journal of Clinical Pharmacology: Vol. 4, March/April, pp.106-110, 1992.
  • Patton C, Deepika K: Selective problems in the recovery room: A commentary. Current review in clinical Anesthesia, Lesson 19, Vol. 11, May 9, 1991. Current reviews for nurse anesthetists. Lesson 1, Vol. 14, June 31, 1991.
  • Deepika K, Makkaoui T, Achatz-Deresz G, Bikhazi GB: Hypoxemia on admission to postanesthetic care unit. Anesthesiology Supplement, 75; No. 3A: A899, September, 1991.
  • Halliday NJ, Deepika K, Klose J, Golovac, S, Nunez M: The effect of bolus dose of esmolol on the cardiovascular response to electro-convulsive therapy. International Anesthesia Research Society Journal, pp. S142, March 9-13, 1990.
  • Kumar A, Kumar M, Deepika K, Fernandez J, Eisdorfer C: A modified HPLC technique for simultaneous measurement of 5-hydroxytryptamine and 5-hydroxy-indoleacetic acid in cerebro-spinal fluid, platelets and plasma. Life Sciences: Vol. 47, pp. 1751-1759, 1990.
  • Masoud P, Deepika K, Russell E: Outpatient anesthesia for biliary dilatation. Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia: Vol. 4, pp. 5-8, December, 1989.
  • Halliday NJ, Deepika K, Szeinfeld M, Klose J: Effect of epinephrine and phenylephrine on onset and duration on action of intrathecal bupivacaine. Regional Anesthesia 12: 42-43, 1987.
  • Szeinfeld, M, Deepika K, Romero-Lurie C, Klose J, Varon A: Sciatic Nerve: Assessment of the block in the gluteal region. Anesthesiology, October, 1986.
  • Mackenzie C, Shin B, Deepika K: Cardiorespiratory function in acutely quadriplegic patients. Journal of Neurosurgery: Vol. 62, pp. 843-849, June, 1985.
  • Shatney C, Deepika K, Millitello P, Majerus T, Dawson RB: Efficacy of hetastarch in the resuscitation of patients with multi-system trauma and shock. Arch. Surg 118, pp. 804-808, July, 1983.
  • Deepika K, Chodoff P, Shin B: The effects of volume loading on cardiorespiratory function in post-traumatic patient with adult respiratory distress syndrome.
  • Deepika K, Chodoff P, Majerus T: Cardiorespiratory effects of Dobutamine in patients receiving high PEEP. Society of Critical Care Medicine, March, 1981.
  • Deepika K, Chodoff P, Myers RA: Cardiovascular effects of hyperbaric O2 in septic patients. Society of Critical Care Medicine, March, 1981.
  • Brown E, Deepika K, Simler B: Pancuronium for rapid induction technique for tracheal intubation. Canadian Anesthesia Society Journal: Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 489-91, November, 1979.


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