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Jacqueline Leung, M.D.

Anesthesiologist

Education

Stanford University School of Medicine 1984

Residencies

UCSF, Department of Anesthesia 1987

Fellowships

UCSF, Department of Anesthesia 1988

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Bookwalter CS, Kelsen A, Leung JM, Ward GE, Trybus KM. A Toxoplasma gondii Class XIV Myosin, Expressed in Sf9 Cells with a Parasite Co-chaperone, Requires Two Light Chains for Fast Motility. J Biol Chem. 2014 Oct 31; 289(44):30832-41.
  2. Leung JM, Sands LP, Lim E, Tsai TL, Kinjo S. Does preoperative risk for delirium moderate the effects of postoperative pain and opiate use on postoperative delirium? Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2013 Oct; 21(10):946-56.
  3. Behrends M, DePalma G, Sands L, Leung J. Association between intraoperative blood transfusions and early postoperative delirium in older adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Mar; 61(3):365-70.
  4. DeCrane SK, Sands LP, Young KM, DePalma G, Leung JM. Impact of missing data on analysis of postoperative cognitive decline (POCD). Appl Nurs Res. 2013 May; 26(2):71-5.
  5. Long LS, Shapiro WA, Leung JM. A brief review of practical preoperative cognitive screening tools. Can J Anaesth. 2012 Aug; 59(8):798-804.
  6. Kinjo S, Lim E, Sands LP, Bozic KJ, Leung JM. Does using a femoral nerve block for total knee replacement decrease postoperative delirium? BMC Anesthesiol. 2012; 12:4.
  7. Kinjo S, Sands LP, Lim E, Paul S, Leung JM. Prediction of postoperative pain using path analysis in older patients. J Anesth. 2012 Feb; 26(1):1-8.
  8. Terrando N, Brzezinski M, Degos V, Eriksson LI, Kramer JH, Leung JM, Miller BL, Seeley WW, Vacas S, Weiner MW, Yaffe K, Young WL, Xie Z, Maze M. Perioperative cognitive decline in the aging population. Mayo Clin Proc. 2011 Sep; 86(9):885-93.
  9. DeCrane SK, Sands L, Ashland M, Lim E, Tsai TL, Paul S, Leung JM. Factors associated with recovery from early postoperative delirium. J Perianesth Nurs. 2011 Aug; 26(4):231-41.
  10. Leung JM, Tsai TL, Sands LP. Brief report: preoperative frailty in older surgical patients is associated with early postoperative delirium. Anesth Analg. 2011 May; 112(5):1199-201.
  11. Leung JM. Postoperative delirium: are there modifiable risk factors? Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2010 May; 27(5):403-5.
  12. Leung JM, Sands LP, Paul S, Joseph T, Kinjo S, Tsai T. Does postoperative delirium limit the use of patient-controlled analgesia in older surgical patients? Anesthesiology. 2009 Sep; 111(3):625-31.
  13. Leung JM, Sands LP, Wang Y, Poon A, Kwok PY, Kane JP, Pullinger CR. Apolipoprotein E e4 allele increases the risk of early postoperative delirium in older patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. Anesthesiology. 2007 Sep; 107(3):406-11.
  14. Wang Y, Sands LP, Vaurio L, Mullen EA, Leung JM. The effects of postoperative pain and its management on postoperative cognitive dysfunction. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2007 Jan; 15(1):50-9.
  15. Nakai T, Chandy J, Nakai K, Bellows WH, Flachsbart K, Lee RJ, Leung JM. Histologic assessment of right atrial appendage myocardium in patients with atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Cardiology. 2007; 108(2):90-6.
  16. Leung JM, Sands LP, Rico M, Petersen KL, Rowbotham MC, Dahl JB, Ames C, Chou D, Weinstein P. Pilot clinical trial of gabapentin to decrease postoperative delirium in older patients. Neurology. 2006 Oct 10; 67(7):1251-3.
  17. Leung JM, Sands LP, Vaurio LE, Wang Y. Nitrous oxide does not change the incidence of postoperative delirium or cognitive decline in elderly surgical patients. Br J Anaesth. 2006 Jun; 96(6):754-60.
  18. Vaurio LE, Sands LP, Wang Y, Mullen EA, Leung JM. Postoperative delirium: the importance of pain and pain management. Anesth Analg. 2006 Apr; 102(4):1267-73.
  19. Fong HK, Sands LP, Leung JM. The role of postoperative analgesia in delirium and cognitive decline in elderly patients: a systematic review. Anesth Analg. 2006 Apr; 102(4):1255-66.
  20. Leung JM, Sands LP, Mullen EA, Wang Y, Vaurio L. Are preoperative depressive symptoms associated with postoperative delirium in geriatric surgical patients? J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2005 Dec; 60(12):1563-8.

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