Merlin Larson, MD

Anesthesiologist

Academic Title

Professor

Education

University of Kansas 1965

Selected Research and Publications

  1. McKay RE, Neice AE, Larson MD. Pupillary Unrest in Ambient Light and Prediction of Opioid Responsiveness: Case Report on Its Utility in the Management of 2 Patients With Challenging Acute Pain Conditions. A A Pract. 2018 Feb 06.
  2. Neice AE, Larson MD, Behrends M, Bokoch MP. In Response. Anesth Analg. 2017 08; 125(2):694-695.
  3. Neice AE, Behrends M, Bokoch MP, Seligman KM, Conrad NM, Larson MD. Prediction of Opioid Analgesic Efficacy by Measurement of Pupillary Unrest. Anesth Analg. 2017 03; 124(3):915-921.
  4. Larson MD, Singh V. Portable infrared pupillometry in critical care. Crit Care. 2016 Jun 22; 20(1):161.
  5. Larson MD, Behrends M. Portable infrared pupillometry: a review. Anesth Analg. 2015 Jun; 120(6):1242-53.
  6. Larson MD, Gupta DK. Pupillary Reflex Dilation to Predict Movement: A Step Forward Toward Real-time Individualized Intravenous Anesthetics. Anesthesiology. 2015 May; 122(5):961-3.
  7. Bokoch MP, Behrends M, Neice A, Larson MD. Fentanyl, an agonist at the mu opioid receptor, depresses pupillary unrest. Auton Neurosci. 2015 May; 189:68-74.
  8. Rollins MD, Feiner JR, Lee JM, Shah S, Larson M. Pupillary effects of high-dose opioid quantified with infrared pupillometry. Anesthesiology. 2014 Nov; 121(5):1037-44.
  9. Behrends M, Niemann CU, Larson MD. Infrared pupillometry to detect the light reflex during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a case series. Resuscitation. 2012 Oct; 83(10):1223-8.
  10. Larson MD, Sessler DI. Pupillometry to guide postoperative analgesia. Anesthesiology. 2012 May; 116(5):980-2.
  11. Stites-Hallett N, Larson MD. Procedure-specific guidelines. Anesthesiology. 2010 Aug; 113(2):502-3; author reply 503.
  12. Eilers H, Larson MD. The effect of ketamine and nitrous oxide on the human pupillary light reflex during general anesthesia. Auton Neurosci. 2010 Jan 15; 152(1-2):108-14.
  13. Larson MD. Mechanism of opioid-induced pupillary effects. Clin Neurophysiol. 2008 Jun; 119(6):1358-64.
  14. Larson MD, Fung RS, Infosino AJ, Baba A. Efficacy of epidural block during general anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 2006 Sep; 105(3):632-3.
  15. Larson MD, Senturk M. Induction rooms. Bull Anesth Hist. 2006 Apr; 24(2):22-4.
  16. Du R, Meeker M, Bacchetti P, Larson MD, Holland MC, Manley GT. Evaluation of the portable infrared pupillometer. Neurosurgery. 2005 Jul; 57(1):198-203; discussion 198-203.
  17. Kollars JP, Larson MD. Tolerance to miotic effects of opioids. Anesthesiology. 2005 Mar; 102(3):701.
  18. Meeker M, Du R, Bacchetti P, Privitera CM, Larson MD, Holland MC, Manley G. Pupil examination: validity and clinical utility of an automated pupillometer. J Neurosci Nurs. 2005 Feb; 37(1):34-40.
  19. Larson MD, Berry PD, May J, Bjorksten A, Sessler DI. Latency of pupillary reflex dilation during general anesthesia. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2004 Aug; 97(2):725-30.
  20. Yang LL, Niemann CU, Larson MD. Mechanism of pupillary reflex dilation in awake volunteers and in organ donors. Anesthesiology. 2003 Dec; 99(6):1281-6.

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