Appointments:

Member, Division of Cardiac Anesthesia
Member, Perioperative TEE
Member, Division of Thoracic Anesthesia


Selected Publications:

McIlroy D, Lin E, Durkin C. Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography: a critical appraisal of its current role in the assessment of diastolic dysfunction. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015;29(4):1033-1043.

Durkin C, Buckland M. Cardiopulmonary transplantation: anaesthetic implications. Anaesthesia and intensive care medicine. 2015;16(7):324-327.

McIlroy D, Lin E, Hastings S, Durkin C. Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography for the evaluation and management of diastolic dysfunction in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: a survey of current practice. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2016;30(2):389-397.

Durkin C, Lohser J. Oxygenation and ventilation strategies for patients undergoing lung resection surgery after prior lobectomy or pneumonectomy. Curr Anesthesiol Rep. 2016;6(2):135-141.

Durkin C, Schisler T, Lohser J. Current trends in anesthesia for esphagectomy. Curr Opin Anesthesiol. 2017;30(1):30-35.

Finlayson G, Shaipanich T, Durkin C (2019). Bronchoscopic Procedures. In: Slinger P. (eds) Principles and Practice of Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery. Springer, Cham


Clinical Interests:

Transesophageal echocardiography

Cardiothoracic anesthesia