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Kenneth E. Nelson, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Kenneth E. Nelson, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Obstetrical Anesthesia

Contact Information

Email: kenelson@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Texas A&M University, 1988
  • M.D., University of Texas Medical School-Houston, 1992
  • Internship, Anesthesiology, U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr, 1993
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, WFU School of Medicine, 1996
  • Fellowship, WFU School of Medicine, 1997

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology

Memberships

  • Ob Anesthesia And Perinatology
  • Am Soc Of Anesthesiologists

NPI Number

  • 1114902244
Kenneth E. Nelson, M.D.

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Kenneth E. Nelson, M.D.

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Analgesia, Obstetrical; Fentanyl; Analgesics, Opioid; Anesthetics, Intravenous; Spinal Cord
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-718-8278

Email: kenelson@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Decision making at the extremes of airway management [abstract]. Addis DR, Nelson KE.. In: Abstracts of the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2016 May 18-22; Boston (MA). 2016;():SU-84.

A non-opioid adjunct equally or more potent than fentanyl for labor epidural analgesia with less side effects [abstract]. Pan PH, Nelson K, Ross V, Booth J, Harris L, Eisenach J.. In: Abstracts of the 47th Annual SOAP Meeting; 2015 May 13-17; Colorado Springs (CO). 2015;():51.

A non-opioid adjunct equally or more potent than fentanyl for labor epidural analgesia with less side effects [abstract]. Ross VH, Nelson KE, Booth JL, Harris LC, Eisenach JC, Pan PH.. In: Abstracts of the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2015 Oct 24-28; San Diego (CA). 2015;():A1075.

Interscapular pain during cesarean delivery under epidural anesthesia [letter]. Nelson KE, Tonidandel A.. Int J Obstet Anesth. 2011;20(2):196.

Blood pressure, but not cerebrospinal fluid fentanyl concentration, predicts duration of labor analgesia from spinal fentanyl. Nelson KE, Houle TT, Eisenach JC.. Anesthesiology. 2010;112(1):174-180.

Fetal physiology. Nelson KE, Harris AP. In: Chestnut DH, Polley LS, Tsen LC, Wong CA, eds. Chestnut's obstetric anesthesia: principles and practice. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Mosby/Elsevier;2009: 73-86.

Success of spinal and epidural labor analgesia: comparison of loss of resistance technique using air versus saline in combined spinal-epidural labor analgesia technique. Grondin LS, Nelson K, Ross V, Aponte O, Lee S, Pan PH.. Anesthesiology. 2009;111(1):165-172.

Effects of characteristics of combined spinal epidural on spinal and epidural analgesia outcomes [abstract]. Pan P, Nelson K, Taylor N, Paitsel B, Grondin L.. In: Abstracts of the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2009 Oct 17-21; New Orleans (LA). 2009;():A702.

Epidural analgesia for vaginal delivery in a parturient with a lumbothoracic spinal cord stimulator [abstract]. Reese W Jr, Reese J, Crews J, Nelson K.. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2007;32():A-76.

Comparing loss of resistance to air versus saline to identify epidural space or CSE labor analgesia [abstract]. Grondin L, Nelson K, Lee S, Aponte O, Pan P.. Anesthesiology. 2007;107():Abstr 667.

CSF concentration does not predict onset or duration of spinal fentanyl for labor analgesia [abstract]. Nelson KE, James EC [sic] [Eisenach JC].. Anesthesiology. 2006;105():A758.

Scrubs or dress-up in the preoperative clinic: does it matter? [abstract]. Nelson KE, Pan PH.. Anesthesiology. 2006;105():A1601.

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Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests

Obstetrical Anesthesia
Kenneth E. Nelson, M.D.

Kenneth E. Nelson, M.D.

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

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