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Surgery

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Krishna Athota, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery and Director of Surgical Student Education

Clinical Interest

Critical Care Surgery
General Surgery

Specialties

Surgery-Critical Care
Surgery-Trauma

Education/Credentials
  • Bachelor's Degree: Case Western Reserve University
  • Medical Degree: Medical College of Ohio
  • General Surgery Residency: William Beaumont Hospital
  • Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine: University of Cincinnati
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Surgery (Surgery Critical Care) 09/22/2009
  • American Board of Surgery 05/07/2008
Contact Information
  • Medical Sciences Building
  • SRU Room 1577
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
  • Office 513-558-5661
  • Email krishna.athota@uc.edu

Peer Reviewed Publications

Athota, Krishna P; Millar, D; Branson, Richard D; Tsuei, Betty J 2014. A practical approach to the use of prone therapy in acute respiratory distress syndrome. Expert review of respiratory medicine, 8 4, 453-63

Droege, Molly E; Mueller, Eric W; Besl, Kelly M; Lemmink, Jennifer A; Kramer, Elizabeth A; Athota, Krishna P; Droege, Christopher A; Ernst, Neil E; Keegan, Shaun P; Lutomski, Dave M; Hanseman, Dennis J; Robinson, Bryce R H 2014. Effect of a dalteparin prophylaxis protocol using anti-factor Xa concentrations on venous thromboembolism in high-risk trauma patients. The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, 76 2, 450-6

Quillin, Ralph C; Pritts, Timothy A; Davis, Bradley R; Hanseman, Dennis; Collins, Jocelyn M; Athota, Krishna P; Edwards, Michael J; Tevar, Amit D 2012. Surgeons underestimate their influence on medical students entering surgery. The Journal of surgical research, 177 2, 201-6

Robinson, Bryce R H; Athota, Krishna P; Branson, Richard D 2009. Inhalational therapies for the ICU. Current opinion in critical care, 15 1, 1-9

Athota K.; Carter K.; Courter J.; Droege C.; Droege M.; Ernst N.; Foertsch M.; Harger N.; Healy D.; Mueller E.; Philpott C.; Van Fleet S.; Winter J. 11-01-2019. Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Extended-Infusion Cefepime in Critically Ill Patients Recei Pharmacotherapy, 39 11, 1066-1076

Athota K.; Cortez A.; Kassam A.; Kuethe J.; Quillin R.; Winer L. 09-01-2019. The Impact of Medical Student Burnout on Surgery Clerkship Performance Journal of Surgical Education, 76 5, 1241-1247

Athota K.; Cortez A.; Dhar V.; Edwards M.; Kim Y.; Pritts T.; Schrager J.; Shah S.; Wima K. 06-01-2018. Impact of Preoperative Opioid Use After Emergency General Surgery Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 22 6, 1098-1103

Athota K.P.; Baker J.E.; Cox D.B.; Goodman M.D.; Heyl J.R.; Mahoney E.J.; Makley A.T.; Pritts T.A.; Stevens-Topie S.M.; Veile R.A. 03-01-2019. Evaluation of a Novel Fibrin Sealant Patch in Hemorrhage Control after Vascular or Hepatic Injury Military Medicine, 184 3-4, E290-E296

Athota K.; Cortez A.; Kassam A.; Kuethe J.; Quillin R.; Winer L. 02-01-2020. The impact of medical student interest in surgery on clerkship performance and career choice American Journal of Surgery, 219 2, 359-365

Athota K.; Cortez A.; Hanseman D.; Kim Y.; Quillin R.; Winer L. 01-01-2019. Predictors of medical student success on the surgery clerkship American Journal of Surgery, 217 1, 169-174

Athota K.; Tsuei B. 01-01-2015. Trauma and acute kidney injury Perioperative Kidney Injury: Principles of Risk Assessment, Diagnosis and Treatment, , 199-212