Cardiothoracic anesthesiology team completes their rotation at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana

Faculty from the Washington University Department of Anesthesiology recently completed a rotation at our international teaching site in Ghana

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Laughing gas does not increase heart attacks

Nagele, and his colleagues followed 500 surgery patients at elevated risk of heart attack and found that using nitrous oxide as an anesthetic during surgery did not increase heart attack risk.

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Barnes-Jewish Earns Top Honors on the Hospital Honor Roll

Barnes-Jewish Hospital and the physician partners at Washington University School of Medicine are once again the top hospital in both the St. Louis area and the state of Missouri.

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Simulated Realities: Cutting edge Training for Clinicians

The Simulation Centers provide a wide array of simulated environments including sophisticated computer-driven mannequins that they help span the gap between theoretical learning and clinical practice.

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