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Douglas G. Ririe, MD

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Douglas G. Ririe, MD

Douglas G. Ririe, MD

Section Head, Anesthesiology-Pediatric Anesthesia

Professor, Anesthesiology

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Contact Information

Memberships

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists

  • Society of Pediatric Anesthesia

  • Society for Neuroscience

  • NPI: 1588649610

Clinical Interests

  • Postoperative Analgesia, Acute Postoperative and Cancer Pain Management, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Pain Research, Pediatric Anesthesia

Education & Training

  • BA

    1981 - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • MD

    1990 - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

  • PhD

    2008 - Wake Forest University

  • MHA

    2019 - Louisiana State University - Shreveport

  • Internship

    1991 - Henry Holt Bradshaw Research Fellowship: Cambridge Hospital

  • Residency

    1994 - Anesthesiology: North Carolina Baptist Hospital

  • Fellowship

    1995 - Pediatric Anesthesia: Boston Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology

  • American Board of Anesthesiology Pediatric Anesthesiology

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Research Interests

  • Mechanoreceptors, Ganglia, Spinal, Hyperalgesia, Skin, Neural Conduction

Recent Publications

  • Recovery from nerve injury induced behavioral hypersensitivity in rats parallels resolution of abnormal primary sensory afferent signaling.
    Boada MD, Martin TJ, Parker R, Houle TT, Eisenach JC, Ririe DG. Pain. 2020 05; 161(5):949-959.
  • Nociceptive input after peripheral nerve injury results in cognitive impairment and alterations in primary afferent physiology in rats.
    Boada MD, Ririe DG, Martin CW, Martin SJ, Kim SA, Eisenach JC, Martin TJ. Pain. 2020 05; 161(5):960-969.
  • Assessment of Common Criteria for Awake Extubation in Infants and Young Children.
    Templeton TW, Goenaga-Díaz EJ, Downard MG, McLouth CJ, Smith TE, Templeton LB, Pecorella SH, Hammon DE, O'Brien JJ, McLaughlin DH, Lawrence AE, Tennant PR, Ririe DG. Anesthesiology. 2019 10; 131(4):801-808.
  • Incisional Nociceptive Input Impairs Attention-related Behavior and Is Associated with Reduced Neuronal Activity in the Prefrontal Cortex in Rats.
    Ririe DG, Boada MD, MacGregor MK, Martin SJ, Strassburg TJ, Kim SA, Eisenach JC, Martin TJ. Anesthesiology. 2018 10; 129(4):778-790.
  • An inconvenient truth: Supraglottic devices can lead to potentially significant increases in the apparatus dead space in the anesthetized infant.
    Templeton TW, Goenaga-Díaz EJ, Templeton LB, Ririe DG. Paediatr Anaesth. 2018 07; 28(7):672-673.
  • An in vitro analysis of the dead space in 5 supraglottic airway devices intended for use in small children and infants.
    Templeton TW, Goenaga-Díaz EJ, Templeton LB, Ririe DG. Paediatr Anaesth. 2018 06; 28(6):570-572.
  • An initial experience with an Extraluminal EZ-Blocker® : A new alternative for 1-lung ventilation in pediatric patients.
    Templeton TW, Templeton LB, Lawrence AE, Sieren LM, Downard MG, Ririe DG. Paediatr Anaesth. 2018 04; 28(4):347-351.
  • Antinociception induced by a novel a2A adrenergic receptor agonist in rodents acute and chronic pain models.
    Sudo RT, do Amaral RV, Monteiro CEDS, Pitta IDR, Lima MDC, Montes GC, Ririe DG, Hayashida K, Zapata-Sudo G. Eur. J. Pharmacol. 2017 Nov; 815:210-218.
  • Assessment of Behavioral Disruption in Rats with Abdominal Inflammation Using Visual Cue Titration and the Five-choice Serial-reaction Time Task.
    Martin TJ, Strassburg TJ, Grigg AL, Kim SA, Ririe DG, Eisenach JC. Anesthesiology. 2017 08; 127(2):372-381.
  • Audiovisual Distraction Increases Prefrontal Cortical Neuronal Activity and Impairs Attentional Performance in the Rat.
    Ririe DG, Boada MD, Schmidt BS, Martin SJ, Kim SA, Martin TJ. . 2017; 11:1179069517703080.

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