Christopher Connor, MD, PhD
Adjunct Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Physiology & Biophysics

MD, Harvard Medical School
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MA, Trinity College, Cambridge

Applying the principles of minimally-invasive medical engineering, physiology and information technology to clinical issues in anesthesiology.

Computerized assessment of patient facial appearance to predict the ease or difficulty of endotracheal intubation at surgery.

Improving the delivery of intravenous anesthetic agents through improved, interactive modeling of their pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.

Simulating free-swimming ascent from disabled submarines at depths greater than 600 feet, and improving the survivability of rapid compression and exposure to high pressure oxygen and nitrogen.

Intelligent alarm systems for intra-operative patient monitoring.

Pan-neuronal functional imaging and anesthesia in C.elegans
09/15/2017 - 08/31/2022 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2017 Pan-neuronal functional imaging and anesthesia 1R01GM121457-01A1
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  1. Connor C, Deng W, Ortega R. Use of Pressure Transducers. N Engl J Med. 2017 07 27; 377(4):401.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28745991.
  2. Ortega R, Connor C, Kotova F, Deng W, Lacerra C. Use of Pressure Transducers. N Engl J Med. 2017 Apr 06; 376(14):e26.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28379806; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMvcm1513613;.
  3. Connor CW, Herzig M. Monitoring the Location of Staff via Mobile Devices in a Large Multifacility Practice Group. A A Case Rep. 2016 May 15; 6(10):320-8. PMID: 26867022; DOI: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000288;.
  4. Saffary R, Feliz E, Connor CW. Cricoid cartilage compression devices. Anaesthesia. 2015 Apr; 70(4):504. PMID: 25764410; DOI: 10.1111/anae.13056;.
  5. Ortega R, Connor C, Rodriguez G. Endotracheal extubation. N Engl J Med. 2014 Mar 27; 370(13):1267-8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24670181; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc1401725;.
  6. Connor CW, Gonzalez RM. Images in anesthesiology: the preoperative stop/go sign. Anesthesiology. 2014 Mar; 120(3):751. PMID: 23388192; DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e3182887547;.
  7. Connor CW, Segal S. The importance of subjective facial appearance on the ability of anesthesiologists to predict difficult intubation. Anesth Analg. 2014 Feb; 118(2):419-27. PMID: 24361845; DOI: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000012;.
  8. Chima RS, Ortega R, Connor CW. Melodic algorithms for pulse oximetry to allow audible discrimination of abnormal systolic blood pressures. J Clin Monit Comput. 2014 Dec; 28(6):597-603.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24474369; DOI: 10.1007/s10877-014-9558-6;.
  9. Ortega R, Connor C, Rodriguez G, Spencer C. Videos in clinical medicine. Endotracheal extubation. N Engl J Med. 2014 Jan 16; 370(3):e4.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24428490; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMvcm1300964;.
  10. Connor CW, Saffary R, Feliz E. Performance of the Sellick maneuver significantly improves when residents and trained nurses use a visually interactive guidance device in simulation. Physiol Meas. 2013 Dec; 34(12):1645-56. PMID: 24201217; DOI: 10.1088/0967-3334/34/12/1645;.
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