Jeffrey Sall, MD



University of Iowa School of Medicine 2002


UCSF Medical Center, Anesthesiology 2006

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Vutskits L, Sall JW. Reproducibility of science and developmental anaesthesia neurotoxicity: a tale of two cities. Br J Anaesth. 2017 Sep 01; 119(3):451-452.
  2. Glaser N, Sasaki-Russell J, Cohen M, Little C, O'Donnell M, Sall J. Histological and cognitive alterations in adult diabetic rats following an episode of juvenile diabetic ketoacidosis: Evidence of permanent cerebral injury. Neurosci Lett. 2017 May 22; 650:161-167.
  3. Sall JW. Anesthesia Kills Brain Cells, but What Does It Mean? Anesthesiology. 2016 Dec; 125(6):1090-1091.
  4. Pinyavat T, Warner DO, Flick RP, McCann ME, Andropoulos DB, Hu D, Sall JW, Spann MN, Ing C. Summary of the Update Session on Clinical Neurotoxicity Studies. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2016 Oct; 28(4):356-360.
  5. Chinn GA, Sasaki Russell JM, Sall JW. Is a short anesthetic exposure in children safe? Time will tell: a focused commentary of the GAS and PANDA trials. Ann Transl Med. 2016 Oct; 4(20):408.
  6. Lee BH, Chan JT, Hazarika O, Vutskits L, Sall JW. Early exposure to volatile anesthetics impairs long-term associative learning and recognition memory. PLoS One. 2014; 9(8):e105340.
  7. Lee BH, Hazarika OD, Quitoriano GR, Lin N, Leong J, Brosnan H, Chan JT, May LD, Yu D, Alkhamisi A, Stratmann G, Sall JW. Effect of combining anesthetics in neonates on long-term cognitive function. Int J Dev Neurosci. 2014 Oct; 37:87-93.
  8. Stratmann G, Lee J, Sall JW, Lee BH, Alvi RS, Shih J, Rowe AM, Ramage TM, Chang FL, Alexander TG, Lempert DK, Lin N, Siu KH, Elphick SA, Wong A, Schnair CI, Vu AF, Chan JT, Zai H, Wong MK, Anthony AM, Barbour KC, Ben-Tzur D, Kazarian NE, Lee JY, Shen JR, Liu E, Behniwal GS, Lammers CR, Quinones Z, Aggarwal A, Cedars E, Yonelinas AP, Ghetti S. Effect of general anesthesia in infancy on long-term recognition memory in humans and rats. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2014 Sep; 39(10):2275-87.
  9. Lee BH, Chan JT, Kraeva E, Peterson K, Sall JW. Isoflurane exposure in newborn rats induces long-term cognitive dysfunction in males but not females. Neuropharmacology. 2014 Aug; 83:9-17.
  10. Dubowitz G, Breyer K, Lipnick M, Sall JW, Feiner J, Ikeda K, MacLeod DB, Bickler PE. Accuracy of the Lifebox pulse oximeter during hypoxia in healthy volunteers. Anaesthesia. 2013 Dec; 68(12):1220-3.
  11. Lin N, Moon TS, Stratmann G, Sall JW. Biphasic change of progenitor proliferation in dentate gyrus after single dose of isoflurane in young adult rats. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2013 Jul; 25(3):306-10.
  12. Sall JW, Leong J. Technical communication: stability of propofol in polystyrene-based tissue culture plates. Anesth Analg. 2013 Jul; 117(1):65-7.
  13. Ramage TM, Chang FL, Shih J, Alvi RS, Quitoriano GR, Rau V, Barbour KC, Elphick SA, Kong CL, Tantoco NK, Ben-Tzur D, Kang H, McCreery MS, Huang P, Park A, Uy J, Rossi MJ, Zhao C, Di Geronimo RT, Stratmann G, Sall JW. Distinct long-term neurocognitive outcomes after equipotent sevoflurane or isoflurane anaesthesia in immature rats. Br J Anaesth. 2013 Jun; 110 Suppl 1:i39-46.
  14. Feiner JR, Rollins MD, Sall JW, Eilers H, Au P, Bickler PE. Accuracy of carboxyhemoglobin detection by pulse CO-oximetry during hypoxemia. Anesth Analg. 2013 Oct; 117(4):847-58.
  15. Sall JW, Stratmann G, Leong J, Woodward E, Bickler PE. Propofol at clinically relevant concentrations increases neuronal differentiation but is not toxic to hippocampal neural precursor cells in vitro. Anesthesiology. 2012 Nov; 117(5):1080-90.
  16. Shih J, May LD, Gonzalez HE, Lee EW, Alvi RS, Sall JW, Rau V, Bickler PE, Lalchandani GR, Yusupova M, Woodward E, Kang H, Wilk AJ, Carlston CM, Mendoza MV, Guggenheim JN, Schaefer M, Rowe AM, Stratmann G. Delayed environmental enrichment reverses sevoflurane-induced memory impairment in rats. Anesthesiology. 2012 Mar; 116(3):586-602.
  17. Osredkar D, Sall JW, Bickler PE, Ferriero DM. Erythropoietin promotes hippocampal neurogenesis in in vitro models of neonatal stroke. Neurobiol Dis. 2010 May; 38(2):259-65.
  18. Stratmann G, Sall JW, May LD, Loepke AW, Lee MT. Beyond anesthetic properties: the effects of isoflurane on brain cell death, neurogenesis, and long-term neurocognitive function. Anesth Analg. 2010 Feb; 110(2):431-7.
  19. Stratmann G, Sall JW, Bell JS, Alvi RS, May Ld, Ku B, Dowlatshahi M, Dai R, Bickler PE, Russell I, Lee MT, Hrubos MW, Chiu C. Isoflurane does not affect brain cell death, hippocampal neurogenesis, or long-term neurocognitive outcome in aged rats. Anesthesiology. 2010 Feb; 112(2):305-15.
  20. Stratmann G, Sall JW, Eger EI, Laster MJ, Bell JS, May LD, Eilers H, Krause M, Heusen Fv, Gonzalez HE. Increasing the duration of isoflurane anesthesia decreases the minimum alveolar anesthetic concentration in 7-day-old but not in 60-day-old rats. Anesth Analg. 2009 Sep; 109(3):801-6.

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