Department / Division
Anesthesiology / Anesthesiology-GVTU Division
Durham, NC 27710
Cardiac and general anesthesiology, critical care
Elliott Bennett-Guerrero, M.D. is the Director of Perioperative Clinical Research at the Duke Clinical Research Institute in Durham, NC and is a Professor of Anesthesiology with Tenure at Duke University. He is board certified in anesthesiology and critical care medicine and is an active clinician on the faculty of Duke University Medical Center’s Department of Anesthesiology. He practices cardiothoracic anesthesia, general anesthesia, and critical care. Following graduation from Harvard Medical School, Dr. Bennett-Guerrero trained in cardiac anesthesiology and critical care medicine at Duke University Medical Center.
His research focuses on causes and prevention of complications in the perioperative period, including critically ill (ICU) patients. He has led clinical studies on numerous topics including surgical site infection, systemic inflammation, blood transfusion, and gastrointestintal perfusion and function.
This faculty member has no reported relationships with industry.
Bennett-Guerrero, E; Ferguson, TB; Lin, M; Garg, J; Mark, DB; Scavo, VA; Kouchoukos, N; Richardson, JB; Pridgen, RL; Corey, GR; SWIPE-1 Trial Group. Effect of an implantable gentamicin-collagen sponge on sternal wound infections following cardiac surgery: a randomized trial. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association. 2010;304:755-762. (2010) Abstract
Bennett-Guerrero, E; Pappas, TN; Koltun, WA; Fleshman, JW; Lin, M; Garg, J; Mark, DB; Marcet, JE; Remzi, FH; George, VV; Newland, K; Corey, GR; SWIPE 2 Trial Group. Gentamicin-collagen sponge for infection prophylaxis in colorectal surgery. New England Journal of Medicine. 2010;363:1038-1049. (2010) Abstract
Bennett-Guerrero, E; Zhao, Y; O'Brien, SM; Ferguson, TB; Peterson, ED; Gammie, JS; Song, HK. Variation in use of blood transfusion in coronary artery bypass graft surgery. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association. 2010;304:1568-1575. (2010) Abstract
Bennett-Guerrero, E; Stafford-Smith, M; Waweru, PM; Bredehoeft, SJ; Campbell, ML; Haley, NR; Phillips-Bute, B; Newman, MF; Bandarenko, N. A prospective, double-blind, randomized clinical feasibility trial of controlling the storage age of red blood cells for transfusion in cardiac surgical patients. Transfusion. 2009;49:1375-1383. (2009) Abstract
Bennett-Guerrero, E; Swaminathan, M; Grigore, AM; Roach, GW; Aberle, LG; Johnston, JM; Fink, MP. A phase II multicenter double-blind placebo-controlled study of ethyl pyruvate in high-risk patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2009;23:324-329. (2009) Abstract
MEND-CABG II Investigators, ; Alexander, JH; Emery, RW; Carrier, M; Ellis, SJ; Mehta, RH; Hasselblad, V; Menasche, P; Khalil, A; Cote, R; Bennett-Guerrero, E; Mack, MJ; Schuler, G; Harrington, RA; Tardif, JC. Efficacy and safety of pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (MC-1) in high-risk patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery: the MEND-CABG II randomized clinical trial. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association. 2008;299:1777-1787. (2008) Abstract
Bennett-Guerrero, E; Grocott, HP; Levy, JH; Stierer, KA; Hogue, CW; Cheung, AT; Newman, MF; Carter, AA; Rossignol, DP; Collard, CD. A phase II, double-blind, placebo-controlled, ascending-dose study of Eritoran (E5564), a lipid A antagonist, in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2007;104:378-383. (2007) Abstract
Bennett-Guerrero, E; Veldman, TH; Doctor, A; Telen, MJ; Ortel, TL; Reid, TS; Mulherin, MA; Zhu, H; Buck, RD; Califf, RM; McMahon, TJ. Evolution of adverse changes in stored RBCs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA. 2007;104:17063-17068. (2007) Abstract