Waikato Hospital as seen over lake Rotoroa

Airway management of lingual tonsillar hypertrophy: A narrative review. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2024; 52(1):16-27. doi:10.1177/0310057X231196910. Wong P, Sleigh JW.


Consciousness and General Anesthesia: Challenges for Measuring the Depth of Anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 2024 Feb 1; 140(2):313-328, Jiang Y, Sleigh J.


Electroencephalographic signatures of consciousness: uncovering the fake news. Br J Anaesth 2023 Dec 15:S0007-0912(23)00664-5, Troyas C, Jamie Sleigh J.


Comparing the EMMA capnograph with side stream capnography and arterial carbon dioxide pressure at 284 kPa. Diving Hyperb Med. 2023 Dec 20; 53(4):327-332. Vrijdag XC, van Waart H, Sames C, Sleigh JW, Mitchell SJ.


Effect of propofol on heart rate and its coupling to cortical slow waves in humans. Anesthesiology. 2023 Oct 6, Fabus MS, Sleigh JW, Warnaby CE.


Development of post-anesthesia care unit delirium is associated with differences in aperiodic and periodic alpha parameters of the EEG during emergence from general anesthesia - results from a prospective observational cohort study. Anesthesiology. 2023 Oct 10, Ostertag J, Engelhard A, Nuttall R, Aydin D, Schneider G, García PS, Hinzmann D, Sleigh JW, Kratzer S, Kreuzer M.


A systematic review of electroencephalography in acute cerebral hypoxia: clinical and diving implications. Diving Hyperb Med. 2023 Sep 30;53(3):268-280, Wong NY, van Waart H, Sleigh JW, Mitchell SJ, Vrijdag XC.


The art of chasing numbers in titration of anaesthetic dose. Br J Anaesth. 2023 Oct; 131(4):639-640, Sleigh J, Whittle N.


Preliminary pharmacokinetics and patient experience of jet-injected dexmedetomidine in healthy adults. Anaesth Intensive Care. 2023 Sep 15, Whittle NM, Sleigh JW, McKeage JW, Termaat J, Voss LJ, Anderson BJ.


Predictors of Low Risk for Delirium during Anesthesia Emergence. Anesthesiology. 2023 Aug 24. Dragovic S, Schneider G, García PS, Hinzmann D, Sleigh J, Kratzer S, Kreuzer M.


Support-vector classification of low-dose nitrous oxide administration with multi-channel EEG power spectra. J Clin Monit Comput. 2023 Jul 13, Vrijdag XCE, Hallum LE, Tonks EI, van Waart H, Mitchell SJ, Sleigh JW.


Permutation entropy is not an age-independent parameter for EEG-based anesthesia monitoring. Front Aging Neurosci. 2023 Jun 15; 15:1173304, Hight D, Obert DP, Kratzer S, Schneider G, Sepulveda P, Sleigh J, García PS, Kreuzer M.


The Characteristics of Electroencephalogram Signatures in Minimally Conscious State Patients Induced by General Anesthesia. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2023 Jun 19, Jin X, Liang Z, Wen X, Wang Y, Bai Y, Xia X, He J, Sleigh J, Li X.


Anesthesia and the Merry-go-round of Information in the Brain. Anesthesiology. 2023 Jul 1; 139(1):4, Sleigh JW, Voss L.


Casting a Wider Net When Fishing for Mechanisms of Anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 2023 Jun 1; 138(6):585-586, Voss L, Sleigh JW, Perouansky M.


Outcomes of Postoperative Overnight High-Acuity Care in Medium-Risk Patients Undergoing Elective and Unplanned Noncardiac Surgery. JAMA Surg. 2023 May 3:e23103, Ludbrook G, Grocott MPW, Heyman K, Clarke-Errey S, Royse C, Sleigh J, Solomon LB. D


Determination of Krogh Coefficient for Oxygen Consumption Measurement from Thin Slices of Rodent Cortical Tissue Using a Fick's Law Model of Diffusion. Int J Mol Sci. 2023 Mar 29; 24(7):6450, Alistair Steyn-Ross, Moira L Steyn-Ross, Jamie W Sleigh, Logan J Voss. Hight D, Kreuzer M, Ugen G, Schuller P, Stüber F, Sleigh J, Kaiser HA.


Five commercial 'depth of anaesthesia' monitors provide discordant clinical recommendations in response to identical emergence-like EEG signals. Br J Anaesthesia. 2023 May; 130(5):536-545  


Sign-reversed versus Orthodox Granger Causality Analysis of the Electroencephalogram in General Anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 2023 Mar 1:e00451, Sleigh JW, Pullon RM.


Anesthesia and Analgesia 2024 (in press). Jamie Sleigh, MBChB, FFARCS, FANZCA, FJFICM, MD,† and Paul S. Garcia, MD, PhD*.

Characterization of Speech and Language Deficits in the Postanesthesia Care Unit: A Novel, Qualitative Cognitive Assessment Meah T. Ahmed, BS-BME,* Carla Troyas, BA, MEng,* Alice Daramola, MD, MPH,*Oliver G. Isik, MD, MS,* Tuan Z. Cassim, BA, MS,* Terry Goldberg, PhD,* Antara Banerji, MD,†


Deconstructing delirium in the post anaesthesia care unit. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience. 2022;14. Accessed August 1, 2023. https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnagi.2022.930434, Banerji A, Sleigh JW, Voss LJ, Garcia PS, Gaskell AL.


Impact of female sex on anaesthetic awareness, depth, and emergence: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Br J Anaesth. 2023 Sep; 131(3):510-522. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2023.06.042. Epub 2023 Jul 14. PMID: 37453840.Braithwaite HE, Payne T, Duce N, Lim J, McCulloch T, Loadsman J, Leslie K, Webster AC, Gaskell A, Sanders RD.


Sevoflurane dose and postoperative delirium: a prospective cohort analysis. Br J Anaesth. 2023 Feb; 130(2):e289-e297. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2022.08.022. Epub 2022 Oct 1. PMID: 36192219; PMCID: PMC9997074. Taylor J, Payne T, Casey C, Kunkel D, Parker M, Rivera C, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Pearce RA, Lennertz RC, McCulloch T, Gaskell A, Sanders RD. 


Connected consciousness after tracheal intubation in young adults: an international multicentre cohort study. Br J Anaesth. 2023 Feb; 130(2):e217-e224. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2022.04.010. Epub 2022 May 23. PMID: 35618535; PMCID: PMC10375493. Lennertz R, Pryor KO, Raz A, Parker M, Bonhomme V, Schuller P, Schneider G, Moore M, Coburn M, Root JC, Emerson JM, Hohmann AL, Azaria H, Golomb N, Defresne A, MontupilJ, Pilge S, Obert DP, van Waart H, Seretny M, Rossaint R, Kowark A, Blair A, Krause B, Proekt A, Kelz M, Sleigh J, Gaskell A, Sanders RD.


Caveat Emptor: Vasopressor Choice and Postoperative Delirium - A Complex Relationship Explored. Anesthesiology 2024 (in press), Amy Gaskell, Douglas Campbell, Arthur Lam.


The Aporia of Postoperative Delirium. Anesthesia & Analgesia, 137(5), 973-975. Gaskell, A., & Sleigh, J. W. (2023).


Awake total neuromuscular blockade as experienced by anesthesiologist volunteers. Anesthesiology. In Press. P. J. Schuller, L.J. Voss, J.J. Barry. 2024.


Tissue oxygen partial pressure as a viability metric for ex vivo brain tissue slices. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. In Press. L J Voss and D A Steyn-Ross. 2023.


Seeing is believing: chasing sevoflurane vapour trails. Journal of Perianesthesia Nursing. In Press. J Termaat, R Tighe, L Kopf and L J Voss. 2023.


Encapsulation dynamics of neuromuscular blocking drugs by sugammadex. Anesthesiology. 138:152-63. A H Irani, L J Voss, N. Whittle, J W Sleigh. 2023.