CSA News

In Memoriam: Lisa Wise-Faberowski, MD, MS

It is with a heavy heart that we share the untimely death of our dear friend and colleague Lisa Wise-Faberowski MD, MS. Lisa was a faculty member in the Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology at Stanford University School of Medicine. She was a dedicated clinical pediatric cardiac anesthesiologist, scientific researcher, gentle, kind teacher, and mentor.

Do You Really Know What Anesthesiologists Do?

Anesthesiologists: the mysterious masked doctors of the OR. It's no wonder that myths arise about us often unassuming, laid-back physicians -- even our anesthetics are mystifying!

Black Children, as Well as Other Minority Kids, Fare Worse Than White Children in Common Surgeries

A pandemic is a stress test for society, revealing not only hidden cracks in health systems but also broader social failings.

Health care worker deaths surged during delta. How to keep them safer during omicron: Analysis

The omicron variant has now been detected in all 50 states. While more will be known about omicron in the near future, the toll the new variant is taking on an already taxed health care system is of concern now.