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Maunak Rana

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentAnesthesia and Critical Care
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PABS05/1995PreMedical/Medical
    Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PAMD05/1997MD
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH05/1998Surgery
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH05/1999Biomedical Engineering
    The Hospital of the University of Pennyslvania, Philadelphia, PA06/2002Anesthesiology
    McGaw Medical Center at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL06/2003Pain Medicine

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    1. Patoli D, Chan RC, Tung A, Rana M. Successful Left Phrenic Nerve Block for Intractable Hiccups in a Patient With LVAD-Induced Diaphragmatic Irritation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021 Jul 30. PMID: 34598866.
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    2. Xu J, Sun Z, Wu J, Rana M, Garza J, Zhu AC, Chakravarthy KV, Abd-Elsayed A, Rosenquist E, Basi H, Christo P, Cheng J. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation in Pain Management: A Systematic Review. Pain Physician. 2021 03; 24(2):E131-E152. PMID: 33740342.
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    3. Agarwal D, Chovatiya R, Rana M. Equanimity in the time of COVID: The past ameliorates the present. J Clin Anesth. 2020 12; 67:110022. PMID: 32871468.
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    4. Jain S, Kinch L, Rana M, Anitescu M. Comparison of post-operative pain scores and opioid use between kyphoplasty and radiofrequency ablation (RFA) systems combined with cement augmentation. Skeletal Radiol. 2020 Nov; 49(11):1789-1794. PMID: 32506225.
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    5. Willis S, Bordelon GJ, Rana MV. Perioperative Pharmacologic Considerations in Obesity. Anesthesiol Clin. 2017 Jun; 35(2):247-257. PMID: 28526146.
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    6. Rana MV, Bonasera LK, Bordelon GJ. Pharmacologic Considerations of Anesthetic Agents in Geriatric Patients. Anesthesiol Clin. 2017 Jun; 35(2):259-271. PMID: 28526147.
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    7. Nagpal AS, Chang-Chien GC, Benfield JA, Candido KD, Rana MV, Eckmann M. Digital Subtraction Angiography Use During Epidural Steroid Injections Does Not Reliably Distinguish Artery from Vein. Pain Physician. 2016 05; 19(4):255-66. PMID: 27228513.
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    8. Rana MV, Desai R, Tran L, Davis D. Perioperative Pain Control in the Ambulatory Setting. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2016 Mar; 20(3):18. PMID: 26879876.
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    9. Kaye AD, Manchikanti L, Abdi S, Atluri S, Bakshi S, Benyamin R, Boswell MV, Buenaventura R, Candido KD, Cordner HJ, Datta S, Doulatram G, Gharibo CG, Grami V, Gupta S, Jha S, Kaplan ED, Malla Y, Mann DP, Nampiaparampil DE, Racz G, Raj P, Rana MV, Sharma ML, Singh V, Soin A, Staats PS, Vallejo R, Wargo BW, Hirsch JA. Efficacy of Epidural Injections in Managing Chronic Spinal Pain: A Best Evidence Synthesis. Pain Physician. 2015 11; 18(6):E939-1004. PMID: 26606031.
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    10. Provenzano DA, Deer T, Luginbuhl Phelps A, Drennen ZC, Thomson S, Hayek SM, Narouze S, Rana MV, Watson TW, Buvanendran A. An International Survey to Understand Infection Control Practices for Spinal Cord Stimulation. Neuromodulation. 2016 Jan; 19(1):71-84. PMID: 26490243.
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    11. Knezevic NN, Rana MV, Czarnocki P, Anantamongkol U. Reprogramming of in situ spinal cord stimulator for covering newly developed postthoracotomy pain. J Clin Anesth. 2015 Aug; 27(5):411-5. PMID: 25980625.
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    12. Knezevic NN, Rana, MV. Reprogramming of in situ spinal cord stimulator for covering newly developed post-thoracotomy pain. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 2015; 5(27):411-15.
    13. Kaye AD, Manchikanti L, Abdi S, . . . Rana MV, et al. Efficacy of epidural injections in managing chronic spinal pain: a best evidence synthesis. Pain Physician. 2015; 6(18):E939-E1004.
    14. Rana MV, Candido KD, Raja O, Knezevic NN. Celiac plexus block in the management of chronic abdominal pain. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2014 Feb; 18(2):394. PMID: 24414338.
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    15. Candido KD, Rana MV, Sauer R, Chupatanakul L, Tharian A, Vasic V, Knezevic NN. Concordant pressure paresthesia during interlaminar lumbar epidural steroid injections correlates with pain relief in patients with unilateral radicular pain. Pain Physician. 2013 Sep-Oct; 16(5):497-511. PMID: 24077196.
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    16. Rana MV. Managing and treating headache of cervicogenic origin. Med Clin North Am. 2013 Mar; 97(2):267-80. PMID: 23419625.
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    17. Rana MV, Knezevic NN. Tripolar spinal cord stimulation for the treatment of abdominal pain associated with irritable bowel syndrome. Neuromodulation. 2013 Jan-Feb; 16(1):73-7; discussion 77. PMID: 22493949.
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    18. Rana MV, Kozlov GA. Herbal medications and nutraceuticals: perioperative conditions. Advances in Anesthesia. 2010; 1(28):1-14.
    19. McLain RF, Tetzlaff JE, Bell GR, Uwe-Lewandrowski K, Yoon HJ, Rana M. Microdiscectomy: spinal anesthesia offers optimal results in general patient population. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2007; 16(1):5-11. PMID: 17371640.
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    20. McLain R, Kalfas I, Bell G, Tetzlaff J, Yoon H, Rana M. "Comparison of spinal and general anesthesia in lumbar laminectomy surgery: a case of controlled analysis of 400 patients". Journal of Neurosurgery. 2005; 1(2):17-22.
    21. McLain RF, Kalfas I, Bell GR, Tetzlaff JE, Yoon HJ, Rana M. Comparison of spinal and general anesthesia in lumbar laminectomy surgery: a case-controlled analysis of 400 patients. J Neurosurg Spine. 2005 Jan; 2(1):17-22. PMID: 15658121.
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    22. Ferrante FM, Rana MV, Ferrante MA. Conversion disorder mimicking Dejerine-Roussy syndrome (thalamic stroke) after spinal cord stimulation. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2004 Mar-Apr; 29(2):164-7. PMID: 15029553.
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    23. 1. Davis BL, Rana MV, Levine, A. Classics of Movement Science. Ch. 3: Human gait and joint mechanics: is the pendulum swinging back to passive dynamics?. 2001; 85-101.
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