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Turner, Katja R. MD


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410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-8487

Email: turner.334@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Associate Professor-Clinical, Anesthesiology

Physician, FGP-Anesthesiology

 

Clinical Interest

Perioperative management of patients with pulmonary hypertension

Renal protection in high-risk surgery

Perioperative management of ventricular assist devices

Anesthesiology;Transfusion medicine

Academic Advising

Residents
2000-2002 Mary Sue Faller, MD
2002-2003 Edward Gregoire, MD
2002-2003 Norma Jackson, DO
2002-2003 Ryan Dalton, MD
2003-2004 Greg Yerington, MD
2002-2005 Jeannine Foster, MD
2004-2007 Niti Smith, MD
2007-2009 Omega Griffin, MD
2007-2010 John Coffman, MD
2010-2013 Megan Miceli, MD
2012-2015 Colleen Wirtz

Clinical Interest

Anesthesiology;Cardiovascular Disease

Licenses

1992 - present Medical Doctor: Albert Ludwigs University
1998 - present Doctor of Medicine: State Medical Board of Ohio
2000 - present Diplomate: American Board of Anesthesiology
2002 - present Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography Certification: National Board of Echocardiography
2012 - present Recertification Advanced Perioerative Transesophageal Echocardiography: National Board of Echocardiography
 

Clinical Services

01/01/2000 Clinical activity (University Hospital; James Cancer Hospital; Ross Heart Hospital, Anesthesiologist)
01/01/2000 Consultation activity (OSUMC, Anesthesiology)

Degrees

1992 M.D., Albert Ludwigs University

 

Honors

2003 - 2004 Teacher of the Year.
2003 - 2004 Teacher of the Year. Department of Anesthesiology.
2003 - 2007 Award recognizing passionate service and dedication to resident education. Department of Anesthesiology.
2013 top 10% of physicians nationally recognized for patient satisfaction. OSU faculty Group Practice.
 

Journal Articles

Turner KR. "letter to the editor." Indian journal of ophthalmology. (January 0.): -.

Essandoh M, Otey A, Abdel-Rasoul M, Stein E, Turner K, Joseph N, Daoud E. "Monitored Anesthesia Care for Subcutaneous Implantable cardioverter Defibrillator Implantation:A single Center Pilot Study." Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. (January 0.): -.

1. Essandoh M, Portillo J, Weiss R, Otey A, Joseph N, Zuleta-Alarcon A, Humeidan M, Torres J, Flores A, Castellon-Larios K, Abdel-Rasoul M, Andritsos M, Perez W, Stein E, Turner K, Dimitrova G, Elsayed-Awad H, Bhandary S, Tripathi R, Hummel J, Augostini R, Kalbfleisch S, Tyler J, Houmsse M, Daoud E. "Anesthesia care for subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator placement: a single center experience.." Journal of Clinical Anesthesia 2015. (January 0.): -.

Firstenberg M, Abel E, Blais D, Turner K, Halim-Armanios M, Dimitrova G, Cohn D, Samuels P. "Temporary extracorporeal circulatory support and pulmonary embolectomy for catastrophic amniotic fluid embolism." Heart Surgical Forum. Vol. 3, no. 14. (June 2011.): E157-E159.

Firstenberg MS, Sai-Sudhakar C, Abel E, Blais D, Belcher M, Talbott D, Wissman S, Ramsdale J, Dumond D, Petty L, Turner K, Andritsos M. "Institutional guidelines for the care of the patient with a ventricular-assist device requiring non-cardiac surgery." Mechanical Circulatory Support. Vol. 2, (March 2011.): 5978-.

Katja R. Turner,MD. ""Continuous flow left ventricular assist devices and gastrointestinal bleeding"." International Journal of Critical Illness and Injury Science. Vol. 2, no. 1. (April 2012.): 47-48.

Turner, KR, Fisher,EC, Hade,EM, Houle,TT, Rocco, MV. "The role of perioperative sodium bicarbonate infusion affecting renal function after cardiothoracic surgery." Frontiers in Pharmacology. Vol. 5, (June 2014.): article 127, pages 1-7.

Turner KR, Otey AJ. "Alternate description of waveform: Pulsus alternans." Indian Journal of opthalmology. Vol. 63, no. 12. (December 2015.): 933-4.

Flores AS, Essandoh M, Yerington GC,Bhatt AM, iyer MH, Perez B, Davilla VR, Tripathy RS, Turner K, Dimitrova G, Andritsos MJ. "Echocardiographic assesmentfor ventricular assist device placement." Journal of thoracic disease. Vol. 12, no. 7. (December 2015.): 2139-50.

Flores,AS , Essandoh,M, Yerington, GC, Bhatt, AM, Iyer,MH, Perez, W, Davila, VR, Tripathy, RS, Turner,K, Dimitrova,G, Andritsos MJ. "Echocardiographic assessment for ventricular assist device placement." Journal of Thoracic Disease. Vol. Vol 7, No12, no. december. (December 2015.): 2139-2150.

Turner KR, Weiss R. "Defibrillator therapy in complex congenital heart disease- When less is more." International Journal of Critical Illness and Injury Science. -.

Bhandary SP,Otey AJ, Crestanello J, George B, Turner KR. "Protamine and structural incomplete coronary artery obstruction after transcatheter aortic valve implantation." Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. -.

Turner, KR,. "Alternate description of waveform- pulsus bisferiens." Indian journal of Ophthalmology. -.

 

Reference Works

January 2005 Shao Y, Gravlee G, Gerhardt MA, Turner K, Awad H, Hachwa B, Howie MB."Right ventricular intramural hematoma after aortic valve replacement - A case report." . : SCA1
January 2009 Casabianca A, Papadimos T, Jenkins K, Roth A, Andritsos M, Turner K, Capwell-Burns A, Davis E."The use of standardized patients to evaluate interpersonal communication skills of anesthesiology residents" .

Presentations

"Pulmonary hypertension." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, San Diego, CA, US|USA. (April 2006)

"Pulmonary hypertension." Presented at Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists (OSA) annual meeting, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (September 2006)

"The role of intra-operative TEE in diagnosis of management of a lung embolism." Presented at Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference, St. Louis, MO, US|USA. (April 2007)

"Identification of segmental LV ejection fraction changes with cardiac positioning during off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) using 3D echocardiographic LV analysis." Presented at Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference, St. Louis, MO, US|USA. (April 2007)

"Minimal asymmetric septal hypertrophy without physiologic impact in a normally positioned heart causing LVOT obstruction during heart positioning for OPCAB surgery: a 2D and 3D-echocardiographic assessment.." Presented at Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference, St. Louis, MO, US|USA. (April 2007)

"Respiratory physiology, management of ARDS and updates on lung transplantation." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, Vancouver, B.C., CA|CAN. (June 2008)

"Narcotic and substance abuse in clinical practice." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, Vancouver, B.C., CA|CAN. (June 2008)

"Contemporary management of the thoracic surgical patient." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, Vancouver, B.C., CA|CAN. (June 2008)

"Update on CPB-ECMO as an adult rescue." Presented at American Society of Anesthesiologists annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, US|USA. (October 2009)

"Monitoring, pre- and intraoperative considerations for a patient with PAH." Presented at American College of Chest Physicians annual meeting, San Diego, CA, US|USA. (November 2009)

"PBLD: anesthesia for thoracic aortic aneurysm stenting." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, San Antonio, TX, US|USA. (April 2009)

"Coronary and vascularisation C-CABG vs. stent management of perioperative antihrombotic therapy, case managment conference." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, San Antonio, TX, US|USA. (April 2009)

"Minimal invasive chest surgery - is the robot the magic bullet?." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, US|USA. (April 2010)

"TRALILA, it's just a transfusion." Presented at Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists (OSA) annual meeting, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (September 2010)

"Perioperative blood pressure control: escape the eclipse." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) annual meeting, Savannah, GA, US|USA. (May 2011)

"Device therapy and more for uncontrolled hypertension." Presented at Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting, Savannah, GA, US|USA. (May 2011)

"Perioperative care of the patient with end-stage heart disease – mechanical device therapy." Presented at Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists (OSA) annual meeting, Cincinnati, OH, US|USA. (September 2011)

"Mechanical device therapy and its implication on perioperative care." Presented at Visiting Professor lecture University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, US|USA. (November 2011)

"Left ventricular assist devices and gastrointestinal bleeding." Presented at Annual meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, Boston, MA, US|USA. (April 2012)

"Management options for the failing right heart." Presented at Annual Meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Anethesiologists, Miami Beach, FL, US|USA. (April 2013)

 

Professional Activities

present moderator. American Society of Anesthesiologists. San Francisco, CA.
2005 - present Workshop of thoracic anesthesia. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. Baltimore, MD.
2006 - present Pulmonary hypertension. Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists. Columbus, OH.
2006 - present Management of the patient with ideopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) versus the patient with PAH due to chronic thromboembolic disease. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. San Diego, CA.
2008 - present Narcotic and substance abuse in clinical practice. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. Vancouver, BC.
2008 - present Review of respiratory physiology, and updates on management of ARDS,and lung transplantation. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. Vancouver, BC.
2009 - present Coronary revascularisation in 2009- stent versus CABG. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. San Antonio, TX.
2009 - present Session on update of CPB- ECMO as an adult rescue modality. American Society of Anesthesiologists annual meeting. New Orleans, LA.
2009 - present Problem-based learning discussion: Anesthetic management of patients presenting for thoracic aortic aneurysm stenting. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. San Antonio, TX.
2009 - present Monitoring, pre- and intraoperative consideration in a patient with pulmonary hypertension. American College of Chest Physicians annual meeting. San Diego, CA.
2010 - present Update on minimal invasive cardiac surgery. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. New Orleans, LA.
2010 - present TRALILA, it's just a transfusion. Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists annual meeting. Columbus, OH.
2011 - present Lecture on device therapy for uncontrolleed hypertension. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. Savannah, GA.
2011 - present Perioperative care of the patient with end-stage heart disease – mechanical device therapy. Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists. Cincinnati, OH.
2011 - present Moderator and session coordinator. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists annual meeting. Savannah, GA.
2012 - present Abstract Reviewer. Society of cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. Chicago, IL.
2012 - present Abstract reviewer. Society of Cardiac Anesthesiologists.
2013 - present Moderator Clinically challenging cases. American Society of Anesthesiologists.
2014 - present Committee member and Reviewer. American Society of Anesthesiologists.
2014 - present Senator Ohio State University Senate. Ohio State University. Columbus, OH.
2014 - present Member of Problem Based Learing Committee ASA. American Society of Anesthesiologists.
2015 - present Member national society (ASA) committee on Patient Blood Management. American Society of Anesthesiologists.
2015 - present Member of national society educational tract subcommittee on cardiac anesthesia. American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA).
2016 - present Member national society (ASA) Committee on ethics. American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA).
2016 - present university committee member. the Ohio State University. Columbus, OH.
2003 - 2009 Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference. Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference.
2011 Facilitator of PBLD's. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. Savannah, GA.