K.J.S. Anand, MD

Kanwaljeet S. Anand, MD

St. Jude Chair for Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Pediatrics, Anesthesiology & Neurobiology, University of TN Health Science Center
Division Chief, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, LeBonheur Children's Medical Center


Division

Critical Care


Contact Information

K. S. Anand, MBBS, DPhil, FAAP, FCCM, FRCPCH
Department of Pediatrics, Room 4624
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital
50 N. Dunlap St.
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 901-287-5925
Fax: 901-287-5198 (fax)
Email: kanand@uthsc.edu


Education

MBBS – Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, University of Indore, Indore, India
DPhil – Jesus College, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
FAAP – American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL
FRCPCH – Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, London, United Kingdom
FCCM – American College of Critical Care Medicine, Anaheim, California


Research Interests

The cellular mechanisms which lead to neuronal cell death in the immature brain:


Selected Publications

Anand KJS, Willson DF, Berger J, Harrison R, Meert KL, Zimmerman J, Carcillo J, Newth CJL, Prodhan P, Dean JM, Nicholson CE for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Tolerance and withdrawal from prolonged opioid use in critically ill children. Pediatrics 125(5): e1208-1225, 2010.

Anand KJS, Eubanks JW-III, Kelly DM, Meier JW, Saltzman JA, Crisler SC, Kraus GJ, Spentzas T, Chesney RW. Pediatric patients seen in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Clinical Pediatrics 2010 (in press).

Stroud MH, Moss MM, Fiser RT, Prodhan P, Schexnayder SM, Anand KJS. Improved Monitoring during Pediatric Acute Care Transport (IMPACT) improves outcomes: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Pediatrics 2010 (in press).

Zimmerman JJ, Donaldson AE, Barker RM, Meert KL, Harrison R, Carcillo JA, Anand KJS, Newth CJL, Berger J, Willson DF, Jack R, Nicholson C, Dean JM for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Real-time free cortisol quantification among critically ill children. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2010 (in press).

Durrmeyer X, Vutskits L, Anand KJS, Rimensberger PC. Use of analgesic and sedative drugs in the NICU: integrating clinical trials and laboratory data. Pediatric Research 67(2):117-27, 2010.

Burr J, Jenkins TL, Harrison R, Meert KL, Anand KJS, Berger JT, Zimmerman J, Carcillo J, Dean JM, Newth CJL, Willson DF, Sanders RC, Pollack MM, Harvill E, Broder K, Coronado FM, Nicholson CE for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. The CPCCRN critical pertussis study: Collaborative research in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2010 (in press) 2010.

de Graaf J, van Lingen RA, Simons SHP, Anand KJS, Duivenvoorden H, Weisglas-Kuperus N, Roofthooft DWE, Groot Jebbink LJM, Veenstra RR, Tibboel D, van Dijk M. Long-term effects of routine morphine infusion in mechanically ventilated neonates on children’s functioning: Five-year follow-up of a randomized controlled trial. Pain 2010 (in press).

Meert KL, Eggly S, Berger J, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Newth CJL, Harrison R, Carcillo J, Dean JM, Willson DF, Nicholson CE for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Physicians’ experiences and perspectives regarding follow-up meetings with parents after a child’s death in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2010 (in press).

Cignacco E, Axelin A, Stoffel L, Sellam G, Engberg S, Anand KJS. Facilitated tucking as a non-pharmacological intervention for neonatal pain relief: Is it clinically feasible? Acta Paediatrica 2010 (in press).

Meert KL, Donaldson AE, Newth CJL, Harrison R, Berger J, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Carcillo J, Dean JM, Willson DF, Nicholson CE, Shear K and the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Complicated grief and associated risk factors among parents following a child's death in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 2010 (in press).

Prodhan P, Okhyusen-Cawley R, Garcia X, Gossett J, Rycus P, Anand KJS. Severe meningococcal infection requiring Extracorporeal Life Support. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2010 (in press).

Gordon C, Barton E, Meert KL, Eggly S, Pollack M, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Carcillo J, Newth CJL, Dean JM, Willson DF, Nicholson C. Accounting for medical communication: Parents’ perceptions of communicative roles and responsibilities in the pediatric intensive care unit. Communication & Medicine 6(2):177-188, 2009.

Meert KL, Eggly S, Berger J, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Newth CJL, Harrison R, Carcillo J, Dean JM, Willson DF, Nicholson CE. for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. A framework for conducting follow-up meetings with parents after a child's death in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2010 (in press).

Bhutta AT, Schmitz ML, James LP, Wardbegnoche WL, Lindquist DM, Glasier CM, Tuzcu V, Prodhan P, Dyamenahalli U, Imamura M, Jaquiss RDB, Anand KJS. Ketamine as a neuroprotective and anti-inflammatory agent in children undergoing surgery on cardiopulmonary bypass: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot trial. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2010 (in press).

Chang JY, Tsai P-F, Beck C, Hagen J, Huff DC, Anand KJS, Roberson PK, Rosengren K, Beuscher L. Pilot testing the effect of Tai Chi on cognition in elders with cognitive impairment. Medsurg Nursing 2010 (in press).

Willson DF, Dean JM, Meert KL, Newth CJ, Anand KJS, Berger J, Harrison R, Zimmerman J, Carcillo J, Pollack M, Holubkov R, Jenkins TL, Nicholson C; Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Collaborative pediatric critical care research network: looking back and moving forward. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 11(1): 1-6, 2010.

Anand KJS. What is love? Reflections of an ICU physician.The American Oxonian 2009; XCVI(2): 161-175.

Pollack MM, Holubkov R, Glass P, Dean JM, Meert KL, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Carcillo J, Newth CJL, Harrison R, Willson DF, Nicholson C, for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Functional status scale: new pediatric outcome measure. Pediatrics 124(1):e18-28, 2009.

McJunkins A, Green A, Anand KJS. Pain Assessment in Cognitively Impaired, Functionally Impaired Children (the PACIFIC Study): Pilot study results. Journal of Pediatric Nursing 2009 (in press).

van Dijk M, Roofthooft DWE, Anand KJS, Guldemond F, de Graaf J, Simons S, de Jager Y, van Goudoever JB, Tibboel D. Taking up the challenge of measuring prolonged pain in (premature) neonates: the COMFORTneo scale seems promising. Clinical Journal of Pain 25(7): 607-16, 2009.

Holubkov R, Dean JM, Berger J, Anand KJS, Carcillo J, Meert K, Zimmerman J, Newth C, Harrison R, Willson DF, Nicholson C; for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN). Is "rescue" therapy ethical in randomized controlled trials? Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 10(4): 431-8, 2009.

Tsai P-F, Beck C, Chang JY, Hagen J, Kuo Y-F, Roberson PK, Rosengren K, Beuscher L, Doan C, Anand KJS. The effect of Tai Chi on knee osteoarthritis pain in cognitively impaired elders: A pilot study. Geriatric Nursing 30(2): 132-9, 2009.

Freer Y, McIntosh N, Teunisse S, Anand KJS, Boyle EM. More information, less understanding: A randomized study on consent issues in neonatal research. Pediatrics 123(5): 1301-5, 2009.

Carcillo J, Holubkov R, Dean JM, Berger J, Meert KL, Anand KJS, Zimmerman J, Newth CJ, Harrison R, Willson DF, Nicholson C; for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Rationale and design of the pediatric Critical Illness Stress-Induced Immune Suppression (CRISIS) prevention trial. Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition 33(4): 368-374, 2009.

Newth CJ, Venkataraman S, Willson DF, Meert KL, Harrison R, Dean JM, Pollack M, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Carcillo JA, Nicholson CE; for the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Weaning and extubation readiness in pediatric patients. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 10(1): 1-11, 2009.

Tsai P, Chang JY, Beck C, Hagen JY, Anand KJS, Kuo Y, Roberson P, Rosengren K, Beuscher L. The feasibility of implementing Tai Chi for nursing home residents with knee osteoarthritis and cognitive impairment. Activities Directors’ Quarterly 10(1): 9-17, 2009.

Bergqvist LL, Katz-Salamon M, Hertegård S, Anand KJS, Lagercrantz H. Mode of delivery modulates physiological and behavioral responses to neonatal pain. Journal of Perinatology 29(1): 44-50, 2009.