American Univesity of Beirut

Ongoing Research Projects

​​​​​​​​​​Dr. Marie T​. Aouad:
  • Predictors of post-operative pain in shoulder surgery, a prospective observational study.
  • The frequency of airway complications after LMA removal in children: A comparison of TIVA and Sevoflurane.

Dr. Sahar Siddik-Sayyid​​​

  • The impact of faculty evaluations and faculty self-assessments, on the anesthesiology faculty clinical teaching performance

Dr. Roland Kaddoum:

  • Automated versus conventional perioperative glycemic control in adult diabetic patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass surgery.
  • Reduction of Non operative time using the Induction Room, Parallel Processing, and Sugammadex.

Dr. Jean Beresian:

  • An observational study of intraoperative ventilator management and post-operative pulmonary complications.

Dr. Cynthia Karam:

  • Comparison of two anesthetic protocols (sevoflurane and laryngeal mask airway versus Propofol infusion and facemask) for eye examination under anesthesia in children.

Dr. Marwan Rizk:

  • The ease of threading the endotracheal tube over the fiberoptic bronchoscope on the left vs. right lip commissure.
  • Real time ultrasound guided spinal anesthesia in elderly patients: paramedian transverse versus parasagittal oblique approach. Data collection

Dr. Christine El-Yahchouchi:

  • High flow nasal cannula patients undergoing ophthalmic surgeries with intravenous sedation
  • The routine use of nasopharyngeal airway in the setting of monitored anesthesia care during gastrointestinal endoscopy. 

Dr. Ghassan Kanazi:

  • Translation, cross cultural adaptation and validation of Rolland Morris low back pain tool in Lebanon.
  • Translation, cross cultural adaptation and validation of an Arabic version of short form 2 McGill Pain Questionnaire (SF-2-MPQ).
  • Translation, cross cultural adaptation and validation of an Arabic version of West Haven Multidimensional Yale Pain Inventory (WHYMPI).
  • Do peripheral Nerve blocks, when used as part of a multimodal regimen inclusive on intrathecal morphine improve analgesia after unilateral total knee anthroplasty? A randomized controlled trial.

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