Raquel Rae Bartz, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Assistant Professor in Medicine
Campus mail DUMC Box 3094, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-9660
Email address raquel.bartz@dm.duke.edu

My current clinical and teaching interests include caring and educating about critically ill patients with severe organ dysfunction who require ICU level care. 

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of Washington, 1998

Publications

Krishnamoorthy, Vijay, Raquel Bartz, and Karthik Raghunathan. “Rational perioperative utilisation and management during the COVID-19 pandemic.” Br J Anaesth 125, no. 2 (August 2020): e248–51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bja.2020.04.017.

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32376006
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Verdiner, Ricardo E., Christopher G. Choukalas, Shahla Siddiqui, David L. Stahl, Samuel M. Galvagno, Craig S. Jabaley, Raquel R. Bartz, et al. “COVID-Activated Emergency Scaling of Anesthesiology Responsibilities Intensive Care Unit.” Anesth Analg 131, no. 2 (August 2020): 365–77. https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000004957.

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32398432
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Nicoara, Alina, Adam Kretzer, Mary Cooter, Raquel Bartz, Jeffrey Lyvers, Chetan B. Patel, Jacob N. Schroder, et al. “Association between primary graft dysfunction and acute kidney injury after orthotopic heart transplantation - a retrospective, observational cohort study.” Transpl Int 33, no. 8 (August 2020): 887–94. https://doi.org/10.1111/tri.13615.

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32299144
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Chen, Fangyu, Mohammad R. Rasouli, Alan R. Ellis, Tetsu Ohnuma, Raquel R. Bartz, Vijay Krishnamoorthy, Krista L. Haines, and Karthik Raghunathan. “Associations Between Perioperative Crystalloid Volume and Adverse Outcomes in Five Surgical Populations.” J Surg Res 251 (July 2020): 26–32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.12.013.

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32109743
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Ohnuma, Tetsu, Karthik Raghunathan, Sean Moore, Soko Setoguchi, Alan R. Ellis, Matthew Fuller, John Whittle, et al. “Dose-Dependent Association of Gabapentinoids with Pulmonary Complications After Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasties.” J Bone Joint Surg Am 102, no. 3 (February 5, 2020): 221–29. https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.19.00889.

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Ohnuma, Tetsu, Vijay Krishnamoorthy, Alan R. Ellis, Rosalie Yan, Neil D. Ray, Hung-Lun Hsia, Srinivas Pyati, et al. “Association 'Between Gabapentinoids on the Day of Colorectal Surgery and Adverse Postoperative Respiratory Outcomes.” Ann Surg 270, no. 6 (December 2019): e65–67. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003317.

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Hotchkiss, Richard S., Elizabeth Colston, Sachin Yende, Elliott D. Crouser, Greg S. Martin, Timothy Albertson, Raquel R. Bartz, et al. “Immune checkpoint inhibition in sepsis: a Phase 1b randomized study to evaluate the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics of nivolumab.” Intensive Care Med 45, no. 10 (October 2019): 1360–71. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00134-019-05704-z.

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Fierro, Michael A., Benjamin Dunne, David N. Ranney, Mani A. Daneshmand, John C. Haney, Jacob A. Klapper, Matthew G. Hartwig, Desiree Bonadonna, Michael W. Manning, and Raquel R. Bartz. “Perioperative Anesthetic and Transfusion Management of Veno-Venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery: A Case Series of 21 Procedures.” J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 33, no. 7 (July 2019): 1855–62. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2019.01.055.

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Levy, Jerrold H., and Raquel R. Bartz. “Protamine, is something fishy about it? The spectre of anaphylaxis continues.” J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 33, no. 2 (February 2019): 487–88. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2018.05.001.

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29858118
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Fierro, Michael A., Eric I. Ehieli, Mary Cooter, Austin Traylor, Mark Stafford-Smith, Madhav Swaminathan, and Madhav Duke Critical Care Outcomes Research Endeavors (C-CORE) Group. “Renal Angina Is a Sensitive, but Nonspecific Identifier of Postcardiac Surgery Acute Kidney Injury.” J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 33, no. 2 (February 2019): 357–64. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2018.07.017.

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30243866
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