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Pekka Talke, M.D.

Anesthesiologist

Additional Languages

Finnish

Education

University of Texas Galveston 1985

Residencies

University of Texas Galveston, Anesthesiology 1989

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Talke PO, Sharma D, Heyer EJ, Bergese SD, Blackham KA, Stevens RD. Republished: society for neuroscience in anesthesiology and critical care expert consensus statement: anesthetic management of endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke*. Stroke. 2014 Aug; 45(8):e138-50.
  2. Flexman AM, Wong H, Riggs KW, Shih T, Garcia PA, Vacas S, Talke PO. Enzyme-inducing Anticonvulsants Increase Plasma Clearance of Dexmedetomidine: A Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Study. Anesthesiology. 2014 May; 120(5):1118-25.
  3. Talke PO, Sharma D, Heyer EJ, Bergese SD, Blackham KA, Stevens RD. Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Expert Consensus Statement: Anesthetic Management of Endovascular Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke*: Endorsed by the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery and the Neurocritical Care Society. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2014 Apr; 26(2):95-108.
  4. Gelb AW, Talke PO. The time when hypotension occurs may be important in the management of intraarterial thrombolysis for stroke. Anesthesiology. 2012 Sep; 117(3):683-4; author reply 684.
  5. Flexman AM, Ryerson CJ, Talke PO. Hemodynamic stability after intraarterial injection of verapamil for cerebral vasospasm. Anesth Analg. 2012 Jun; 114(6):1292-6.
  6. Hamunen K, Kontinen V, Hakala E, Talke P, Paloheimo M, Kalso E. Effect of pain on autonomic nervous system indices derived from photoplethysmography in healthy volunteers. Br J Anaesth. 2012 May; 108(5):838-44.
  7. Talke P, Snapir A, Huiku M. The effects of sympathectomy on finger photoplethysmography and temperature measurements in healthy subjects. Anesth Analg. 2011 Jul; 113(1):78-83.
  8. Talke P. Photoplethysmographic waveform: what do the numbers mean? Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2010 Aug; 54(7):900; author reply 900.
  9. Starr PA, Martin AJ, Ostrem JL, Talke P, Levesque N, Larson PS. Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulator placement using high-field interventional magnetic resonance imaging and a skull-mounted aiming device: technique and application accuracy. J Neurosurg. 2010 Mar; 112(3):479-90.
  10. Cannesson M, Talke P. Recent advances in pulse oximetry. F1000 Med Rep. 2009; 1.
  11. Talke PO. It's hot to be cool. Anesthesiology. 2009 Jul; 111(1):10-1.
  12. Snapir A, Talke P, Posti J, Huiku M, Kentala E, Scheinin M. Effects of nitric oxide synthase inhibition on dexmedetomidine-induced vasoconstriction in healthy human volunteers. Br J Anaesth. 2009 Jan; 102(1):38-46.
  13. Talke PO, Maze M. Expecting the unexpected. Anesth Analg. 2008 Jun; 106(6):1605-6.
  14. Talke P, Stapelfeldt C, Garcia P. Dexmedetomidine does not reduce epileptiform discharges in adults with epilepsy. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2007 Jul; 19(3):195-9.
  15. Talke P, Stapelfeldt C. Effect of peripheral vasoconstriction on pulse oximetry. J Clin Monit Comput. 2006 Oct; 20(5):305-9.
  16. Maybauer DM, Talke PO, Westphal M, Maybauer MO, Traber LD, Enkhbaatar P, Morita N, Traber DL. Positive end-expiratory pressure ventilation increases extravascular lung water due to a decrease in lung lymph flow. Anaesth Intensive Care. 2006 Jun; 34(3):329-33.
  17. Martin AJ, Larson PS, Ostrem JL, Keith Sootsman W, Talke P, Weber OM, Levesque N, Myers J, Starr PA. Placement of deep brain stimulator electrodes using real-time high-field interventional magnetic resonance imaging. Magn Reson Med. 2005 Nov; 54(5):1107-14.
  18. Talke P, Stapelfeldt C, Lobo E, Brown R, Scheinin M, Snapir A. Alpha-2B adrenoceptor polymorphism and peripheral vasoconstriction. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2005 May; 15(5):357-63.
  19. Talke PO, Gelb AW. Postcraniotomy pain remains a real headache! Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2005 May; 22(5):325-7.
  20. Talke P, Stapelfeldt C, Lobo E, Brown R, Scheinin M, Snapir A. Effect of alpha2B-adrenoceptor polymorphism on peripheral vasoconstriction in healthy volunteers. Anesthesiology. 2005 Mar; 102(3):536-42.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.