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Robert Schonberger, MD

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology; Director of Research Scholars Program, Anesthesiology; Director of Trainee Academic Development, Anesthesiology

Contact Information

Robert Schonberger, MD

Mailing Address

  • PO Box 208051

    New Haven, CT 06520-8051

    United States

Research Summary

Dr. Schonberger has a research interest in developing new anesthesia healthcare delivery models that aim to improve care coordination on the day of surgery with the aim to facilitate longitudinal cardiovascular risk-factor recognition and treatment in patients presenting for anesthesia.

He is also involved in several projects associated with perioperative care of the cardiothoracic surgery patient including the development of novel extracorporeal oxygenation techniques as well as other interventions to improve the safety and outcomes associated with surgeries involving patients with cardiac disease.

Extensive Research Description

Anesthetic Induction Dose Adjustment Among Elderly Surgical Patients

Integrating perioperative care into the treatment of hypertension.

Perioperative beta-blockade.

Novel therapies to reduce and treat gaseous microemboli.

Pharmacology and physiology of extra corporeal support.

Coauthors

Research Interests

Anesthesiology; Extracorporeal Circulation; Cardiac Surgical Procedures; Hypertension; Outcome and Process Assessment, Health Care; Geriatric Assessment

Public Health Interests

Cardiovascular Diseases; Epidemiology Methods; Health Care Management

Selected Publications

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Diseases of the Cardiovascular System; Diseases of the Kidney & Urinary TractStudy to Prevent Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery Involving Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Diseases of the Cardiovascular SystemSugammadex and Decreased Time to Extubation
Mental Health & Behavioral ResearchStress, Sleep and Arterial Stiffness