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Quezado, Zenaide

InstitutionChildrens National Medical Center
DepartmentSheikh Zayed Institute
Address111 Michigan Ave NW
Washington DC 20010
Phone(202) 4762578
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    1. Roberts RJ, Wilson AE, Quezado Z. Using Lean Six Sigma Methodology to Improve Quality of the Anesthesia Supply Chain in a Pediatric Hospital. Anesth Analg. 2017 Mar; 124(3):922-924. PMID: 27749347.
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    2. Burns J, Jackson K, Sheehy KA, Finkel JC, Quezado ZM. The Use of Dexmedetomidine in Pediatric Palliative Care: A Preliminary Study. J Palliat Med. 2017 Jul; 20(7):779-783. PMID: 28186850.
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    3. Wang L, Wang A, Supplee WW, Koffler K, Cheng Y, Quezado ZMN, Levy RJ. Carbon monoxide incompletely prevents isoflurane-induced defects in murine neurodevelopment. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2017 May; 61:92-103. PMID: 28131877.
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    4. Almeida LE, Wang L, Khaibullina A, Quezado ZM. Nicotinic cholinergic system alterations and nitrous oxide exposure in a mouse model: a hypothesis for the pathobiology of autism spectrum disorder. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2017 Jan; 234(2):317-318. PMID: 27730271.
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    5. Wang L, Almeida LE, Nettleton M, Khaibullina A, Albani S, Kamimura S, Nouraie M, Quezado ZM. Altered nocifensive behavior in animal models of autism spectrum disorder: The role of the nicotinic cholinergic system. Neuropharmacology. 2016 Dec; 111:323-334. PMID: 27638450.
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    6. Sheehy KA, Muller EA, Lippold C, Nouraie M, Finkel JC, Quezado ZM. Subanesthetic ketamine infusions for the treatment of children and adolescents with chronic pain: a longitudinal study. BMC Pediatr. 2015 Dec 01; 15:198. PMID: 26620833; PMCID: PMC4665913.
    7. Wang L, Almeida LEF, de Souza Batista CM, Khaibullina A, Xu N, Albani S, Guth KA, Seo JS, Quezado M, Quezado ZMN. Cognitive and behavior deficits in sickle cell mice are associated with profound neuropathologic changes in hippocampus and cerebellum. Neurobiol Dis. 2016 Jan; 85:60-72. PMID: 26462816; PMCID: PMC4688201 [Available on 01/01/17].
    8. Wang L, Almeida LE, Spornick NA, Kenyon N, Kamimura S, Khaibullina A, Nouraie M, Quezado ZM. Modulation of social deficits and repetitive behaviors in a mouse model of autism: the role of the nicotinic cholinergic system. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015 Dec; 232(23):4303-16. PMID: 26337613.
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    9. Khaibullina A, Almeida LE, Wang L, Kamimura S, Wong EC, Nouraie M, Maric I, Albani S, Finkel J, Quezado ZM. Rapamycin increases fetal hemoglobin and ameliorates the nociception phenotype in sickle cell mice. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2015 Dec; 55(4):363-72. PMID: 26460261.
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    10. Sheehy KA, Finkel JC, Darbari DS, Guerrera MF, Quezado ZM. Dexmedetomidine as an Adjuvant to Analgesic Strategy During Vaso-Occlusive Episodes in Adolescents with Sickle-Cell Disease. Pain Pract. 2015 Nov; 15(8):E90-7. PMID: 26205912; PMCID: PMC4670780 [Available on 11/01/16].
    11. Calhoun G, Wang L, Almeida LE, Kenyon N, Afsar N, Nouraie M, Finkel JC, Quezado ZM. Dexmedetomidine ameliorates nocifensive behavior in humanized sickle cell mice. Eur J Pharmacol. 2015 May 05; 754:125-33. PMID: 25724786; PMCID: PMC4397100.
    12. Almeida LE, Kamimura S, Kenyon N, Khaibullina A, Wang L, de Souza Batista CM, Quezado ZM. Validation of a method to directly and specifically measure nitrite in biological matrices. Nitric Oxide. 2015 Feb 15; 45:54-64. PMID: 25445633.
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    13. Kenyon N, Wang L, Spornick N, Khaibullina A, Almeida LE, Cheng Y, Wang J, Guptill V, Finkel JC, Quezado ZM. Sickle cell disease in mice is associated with sensitization of sensory nerve fibers. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2015 Jan; 240(1):87-98. PMID: 25070860.
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    14. Levin SW, Baker EH, Zein WM, Zhang Z, Quezado ZM, Miao N, Gropman A, Griffin KJ, Bianconi S, Chandra G, Khan OI, Caruso RC, Liu A, Mukherjee AB. Oral cysteamine bitartrate and N-acetylcysteine for patients with infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis: a pilot study. Lancet Neurol. 2014 Aug; 13(8):777-87. PMID: 24997880; PMCID: PMC4139936.
    15. Pestieau SR, Finkel JC, Junqueira MM, Cheng Y, Lovejoy JF, Wang J, Quezado Z. Prolonged perioperative infusion of low-dose ketamine does not alter opioid use after pediatric scoliosis surgery. Paediatr Anaesth. 2014 Jun; 24(6):582-90. PMID: 24809838.
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    16. Hood RR, Kendall EL, Junqueira M, Vreeland WN, Quezado Z, Finkel JC, DeVoe DL. Microfluidic-enabled liposomes elucidate size-dependent transdermal transport. PLoS One. 2014; 9(3):e92978. PMID: 24658111; PMCID: PMC3962493.
    17. Khaibullina A, Kenyon N, Guptill V, Quezado MM, Wang L, Koziol D, Wesley R, Moya PR, Zhang Z, Saha A, Mukherjee AB, Quezado ZM. In a model of Batten disease, palmitoyl protein thioesterase-1 deficiency is associated with brown adipose tissue and thermoregulation abnormalities. PLoS One. 2012; 7(11):e48733. PMID: 23139814; PMCID: PMC3490854.
    18. Deutsch N, Finkel JC, Gold K, Cheng YI, Slack MC, Kanter J, Quezado ZM. Dexmedetomidine for patients undergoing diagnostic cardiac procedures: a noninferiority study. Pediatr Cardiol. 2013 Apr; 34(4):898-906. PMID: 23124388.
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    19. Johnson YJ, Nickerson M, Quezado ZM. Case report: an unforeseen peril of parental presence during induction of anesthesia. Anesth Analg. 2012 Dec; 115(6):1371-2. PMID: 22859691.
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    20. Miao N, Lu X, O'Grady NP, Yanjanin N, Porter FD, Quezado ZM. Niemann-pick disease type C: implications for sedation and anesthesia for diagnostic procedures. J Child Neurol. 2012 Dec; 27(12):1541-6. PMID: 22378675; PMCID: PMC3508074.
    21. Schwartz L, Quezado Z. The beneficial effect of topical glycopyrrolate in a patient with neuropathic lower extremity pain. Pain Med. 2012 Mar; 13(3):484-5. PMID: 22295952.
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    22. Finkel J, Guptill V, Khaibullina A, Spornick N, Vasconcelos O, Liewehr DJ, Steinberg SM, Quezado ZM. The three isoforms of nitric oxide synthase distinctively affect mouse nocifensive behavior. Nitric Oxide. 2012 Feb 15; 26(2):81-8. PMID: 22202903; PMCID: PMC3413204.
    23. Spornick N, Guptill V, Koziol D, Wesley R, Finkel J, Quezado ZM. Mouse current vocalization threshold measured with a neurospecific nociception assay: the effect of sex, morphine, and isoflurane. J Neurosci Methods. 2011 Oct 15; 201(2):390-8. PMID: 21864576; PMCID: PMC3380423.
    24. Pestieau SR, Quezado ZM, Johnson YJ, Anderson JL, Cheng YI, McCarter RJ, Pena MT, Finkel JC. The effect of dexmedetomidine during myringotomy and pressure-equalizing tube placement in children. Paediatr Anaesth. 2011 Nov; 21(11):1128-35. PMID: 21575102.
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    25. Guptill V, Cui X, Khaibullina A, Keller JM, Spornick N, Mannes A, Iadarola M, Quezado ZM. Disruption of the transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 can affect survival, bacterial clearance, and cytokine gene expression during murine sepsis. Anesthesiology. 2011 May; 114(5):1190-9. PMID: 21383614; PMCID: PMC3119195.
    26. Pestieau SR, Quezado ZM, Johnson YJ, Anderson JL, Cheng YI, McCarter RJ, Choi S, Finkel JC. High-dose dexmedetomidine increases the opioid-free interval and decreases opioid requirement after tonsillectomy in children. Can J Anaesth. 2011 Jun; 58(6):540-50. PMID: 21461792.
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    27. Wei H, Zhang Z, Saha A, Peng S, Chandra G, Quezado Z, Mukherjee AB. Disruption of adaptive energy metabolism and elevated ribosomal p-S6K1 levels contribute to INCL pathogenesis: partial rescue by resveratrol. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Mar 15; 20(6):1111-21. PMID: 21224254; PMCID: PMC3043662.
    28. Diazgranados N, Ibrahim L, Brutsche NE, Newberg A, Kronstein P, Khalife S, Kammerer WA, Quezado Z, Luckenbaugh DA, Salvadore G, Machado-Vieira R, Manji HK, Zarate CA. A randomized add-on trial of an N-methyl-D-aspartate antagonist in treatment-resistant bipolar depression. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2010 Aug; 67(8):793-802. PMID: 20679587; PMCID: PMC3000408.
    29. Kiringoda R, Thurm AE, Hirschtritt ME, Koziol D, Wesley R, Swedo SE, O'Grady NP, Quezado ZM. Risks of propofol sedation/anesthesia for imaging studies in pediatric research: eight years of experience in a clinical research center. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010 Jun; 164(6):554-60. PMID: 20530306; PMCID: PMC3197223.
    30. Gunay-Aygun M, Font-Montgomery E, Lukose L, Tuchman M, Graf J, Bryant JC, Kleta R, Garcia A, Edwards H, Piwnica-Worms K, Adams D, Bernardini I, Fischer RE, Krasnewich D, Oden N, Ling A, Quezado Z, Zak C, Daryanani KT, Turkbey B, Choyke P, Guay-Woodford LM, Gahl WA. Correlation of kidney function, volume and imaging findings, and PKHD1 mutations in 73 patients with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010 Jun; 5(6):972-84. PMID: 20413436; PMCID: PMC2879301.
    31. Levin SW, Baker EH, Gropman A, Quezado Z, Miao N, Zhang Z, Jollands A, Di Capua M, Caruso R, Mukherjee AB. Subdural fluid collections in patients with infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis. Arch Neurol. 2009 Dec; 66(12):1567-71. PMID: 20008666; PMCID: PMC2922039.
    32. Miao N, Levin SW, Baker EH, Caruso RC, Zhang Z, Gropman A, Koziol D, Wesley R, Mukherjee AB, Quezado ZM. Children with infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis have an increased risk of hypothermia and bradycardia during anesthesia. Anesth Analg. 2009 Aug; 109(2):372-8. PMID: 19608805; PMCID: PMC2743022.
    33. Quezado ZM, Groblewski JC, Gelfand HJ, Shah RK. Dexmedetomidine and proprofol in complex microlaryngeal surgery in infants. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2009 Sep; 73(9):1311-2. PMID: 19556016; PMCID: PMC2742991.
    34. Bishu S, Schmidt KC, Burlin TV, Channing MA, Horowitz L, Huang T, Liu ZH, Qin M, Vuong BK, Unterman AJ, Xia Z, Zametkin A, Herscovitch P, Quezado Z, Smith CB. Propofol anesthesia does not alter regional rates of cerebral protein synthesis measured with L-[1-(11)C]leucine and PET in healthy male subjects. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2009 May; 29(5):1035-47. PMID: 19223912; PMCID: PMC3150740.
    35. Tran SM, Nobrega RQ, Kammerer WA, Quezado Z. Familial long QT syndrome presented as ventricular tachycardia during anesthesia. Paediatr Anaesth. 2009 Jan; 19(1):66-8. PMID: 19076523; PMCID: PMC3391593.
    36. Miao N, Pingpank JF, Alexander HR, Royal R, Steinberg SM, Quezado MM, Beresnev T, Quezado ZM. Cytoreductive surgery and continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion in patients with mesothelioma and peritoneal carcinomatosis: hemodynamic, metabolic, and anesthetic considerations. Ann Surg Oncol. 2009 Feb; 16(2):334-44. PMID: 19050961; PMCID: PMC2637468.
    37. Quezado Z, Finkel JC. Airway management in neonates with occipital encephalocele: easy does it. Anesth Analg. 2008 Oct; 107(4):1446. PMID: 18806073.
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    38. Carter MC, Uzzaman A, Scott LM, Metcalfe DD, Quezado Z. Pediatric mastocytosis: routine anesthetic management for a complex disease. Anesth Analg. 2008 Aug; 107(2):422-7. PMID: 18633019; PMCID: PMC2736554.
    39. Mannes AJ, Shepherd M, Quezado Z. Resolution of diplopia with late treatment of post-dural puncture headache and intracranial hypotension. Can J Anaesth. 2008 Apr; 55(4):256-7. PMID: 18378978.
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    40. Miao N, Pingpank JF, Alexander HR, Steinberg SM, Beresneva T, Quezado ZM. Percutaneous hepatic perfusion in patients with metastatic liver cancer: anesthetic, hemodynamic, and metabolic considerations. Ann Surg Oncol. 2008 Mar; 15(3):815-23. PMID: 18180999.
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    41. Cui X, Besch V, Khaibullina A, Hergen A, Quezado M, Eichacker P, Quezado ZM. Neuronal nitric oxide synthase deficiency decreases survival in bacterial peritonitis and sepsis. Intensive Care Med. 2007 Nov; 33(11):1993-2003. PMID: 17684724; PMCID: PMC3380429.
    42. Lauro CF, Goldbach-Mansky R, Schmidt M, Quezado ZM. The anesthetic management of children with neonatal-onset multi-system inflammatory disease. Anesth Analg. 2007 Aug; 105(2):351-7. PMID: 17646489; PMCID: PMC3380421.
    43. Lonser RR, Warren KE, Butman JA, Quezado Z, Robison RA, Walbridge S, Schiffman R, Merrill M, Walker ML, Park DM, Croteau D, Brady RO, Oldfield EH. Real-time image-guided direct convective perfusion of intrinsic brainstem lesions. Technical note. J Neurosurg. 2007 Jul; 107(1):190-7. PMID: 17639894.
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    44. Finkel JC, Quezado ZM. Hypothermia-induced bradycardia in a neonate receiving dexmedetomidine. J Clin Anesth. 2007 Jun; 19(4):290-2. PMID: 17572325.
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    45. Finkel JC, Pestieau SR, Quezado ZM. Ketamine as an adjuvant for treatment of cancer pain in children and adolescents. J Pain. 2007 Jun; 8(6):515-21. PMID: 17434801.
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    46. Vasconcelos OM, Poehm EH, McCarter RJ, Campbell WW, Quezado ZM. Potential outcome factors in subacute combined degeneration: review of observational studies. J Gen Intern Med. 2006 Oct; 21(10):1063-8. PMID: 16970556; PMCID: PMC1831618.
    47. Finkel JC, Besch VG, Hergen A, Kakareka J, Pohida T, Melzer JM, Koziol D, Wesley R, Quezado ZM. Effects of aging on current vocalization threshold in mice measured by a novel nociception assay. Anesthesiology. 2006 Aug; 105(2):360-9. PMID: 16871071; PMCID: PMC4780048.
    48. Prasad R, Quezado Z, St Andre A, O'Grady NP. Fires in the operating room and intensive care unit: awareness is the key to prevention. Anesth Analg. 2006 Jan; 102(1):172-4. PMID: 16368825.
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    49. Finkel JC, Johnson YJ, Quezado ZM. The use of dexmedetomidine to facilitate acute discontinuation of opioids after cardiac transplantation in children. Crit Care Med. 2005 Sep; 33(9):2110-2. PMID: 16148487.
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    50. Quezado ZM, Veihmeyer J, Schwartz L, Nwokoro NA, Porter FD. Anesthesia and airway management of pediatric patients with Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome. Anesthesiology. 2002 Oct; 97(4):1015-9. PMID: 12357175.
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    51. Quezado ZM, Eichacker PQ. Prophylactic granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in the critically ill: carefully balancing the benefits and risks. Crit Care Med. 2002 Sep; 30(9):2162-4. PMID: 12352068.
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    52. Cui X, Quezado ZM, Eichacker PQ. Inhaled nitric oxide: is systemic host defense at risk? Crit Care Med. 2002 Apr; 30(4):945-6. PMID: 11940783.
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