Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Tempelhoff R, Modica PA, Grubb RL, Rich KM: Selective shunting during carotid endarterectomy based on two channel computerized EEG/CSA analysis. Neurosurgery, Vol 24 No. 3:339-344, 1989.
  2. Modica PA, Tempelhoff R: Seizures during emergence from anesthesia. Anesthesiology 71, No. 2:296-300, 1989.
  3. Tempelhoff R, Modica PA, Rich KM, Grubb RL, Jr: Perioperative use of computerized EEG monitoring during aneurysm surgery. J Neurosurgery, Vol 71:24-31, 1989.
  4. Modica PA, Tempelhoff R, White PF: Pro- and anticonvulsant effects of anesthetics. I&II. Anesth Analg 70:303-15, &430-444, 1990.
  5. Modica PA, Tempelhoff R: A comparison of computerized EEG with internal carotid stump pressure for detection of ischemia during carotid endarterectomy. J Neurosurgical Anesth Vol I, No. 3:211-218, 1989.
  6. Tempelhoff R, Modica PA, Spitznagel EL: Anticonvulsant therapy increases fentanyl requirements during anesthesia for craniotomy. Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia 37;3:327-332, 1990.
  7. Tempelhoff R, Modica PA, Jellish WS, Spitznagel EL: Resistance to atracurium-induced neuromuscular blockade in patients with intractable seizure disorders on chronic anticonvulsant therapy. Anesth Analg 71:665-669, 1990
  8. Ravussin P, Tempelhoff R, Modica PA, Bayer-Berger MM: Propofol versus thiopental-isoflurane for neurosurgical anesthesia: Comparison of effects of hemodynamics, CSF pressure and recovery. J Neurosurg Anesth 3;2:85-95, 1991.
  9. Van Hemelrijck J, Tempelhoff R, Jellish WS, White PF: EEG-assisted titration of propofol: A comparison with a standardized technique for neuroanesthesia. J Neurosurg Anesth 4;1:11-20, 1992.
  10. Tempelhoff R, Modica PA, Spitznagel EL: Anticonvulsant therapy increases fentanyl requirements during anaesthesia for craniotomy (see ref 18) in 1991 Year Book of Anaesthesia. Miller RD ed. Mosby Year Book Inc publisher, Chicago, 1991.
  11. Modica PA, Tempelhoff R: Burst suppression on EEG produced by Etomidate maintains cerebral perfusion pressure during induction and prevents an intracranial hypertensive response to tracheal intubation. Can J Anesth. 39:3, 236-241, 1992.
  12. Modica PA, Tempelhoff R, Grubb RL, Rich KM: Computerized EEG monitoring and selective shunting: Influence on intraoperative phenylephrine administration and myocardial infarction following general anesthesia for carotid endarterectomy. Neurosurgery 30:6, 842-846, 1992.
  13. Tempelhoff R, Modica PA, Bernardo KL, Edwards I: Fentanyl-induced electrocorticographic seizures in patients with complex partial epilepsy. J Neurosurg 77: 201-208, 1992.
  14. Jellish WS, Modica PA, Tempelhoff R: Accelerated recovery from pipecuronium in patients treated with chronic anticonvulsant therapy. J Clin Anesth 5:105-108, 1993.
  15. Williams LE, Hart WM, Tempelhoff R: Postoperative ischemic optic neuropathy. Anesth Analg 80:1018-1029, 1995.
  16. Jellish WS, Thalgi Z, Brundidge PK, Tempelhoff R: Recovery from mivacurium-induced neuromuscular blockade is not affected by anticonvulsant therapy. J Neurosurg Anesth 8:4-8, 1996.
  17. Kofke WA, Tempelhoff R, Dasheiff RM: Anesthesia for epileptic patients, status epilepticus and epilepsy surgery. J Neurosurg Anesth 9:349-372, 1997.
  18. Crowder CM, Tempelhoff R, Theard MA, Cheng MA, Todorov A, Dacey RG: Jugular bulb temperature: Comparison with brain surface and core temperatures in neurosurgical patients during mild hypothermia. J Neurosurg 85:98-103, 1996.
  19. Jellish WS, Riche H, Ravussin P, Tempelhoff R: Etomidate and thiopental EEG-based anesthetic induction: Comparisons between different titrated levels of electrophysiologic cortical depression and response to laryngoscopy. J Clin Anesth 9:36-41, 1997.
  20. Theard MA, Tempelhoff R, Crowder CM, Cheng MA, Todorov A, Dacey RG: Convection versus conduction cooling for induction of mild hypothermia during neurovascular procedures in adults. J Neurosurg Anesth 9:250-5, 1997.
  21. Cheng MA, Sigurdson W, Tempelhoff R, Lauryssen C: Visual loss following spine surgery: a survey. Neurosurgery 46:625-631, 2000.
  22. Cheng MA, Todorov A, Tempelhoff R, McHugh T, Crowder CM, Lauryssen C: The effect of prone positioning on intraocular pressure in anesthetized patients. Anesthesiology 95: 1351-55, 2001.
  23. Tempelhoff, R: Ischemic optic neuropathy: “whodunit?” Editorial, Canadian J Anaesthesia, 51:4, 2004.
  24. Tempelhoff, R: An optic nerve at risk and a prolonged surgery in the prone position: Time to reconsider? Editorial, Anesthesiology. 108:2-3, 2008.