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Thomas Freeman Slaughter, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Thomas Freeman Slaughter, M.D.

Section Head, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
Section Head, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
Professor, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Clinical Specialties

Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-2011

Email: tslaught@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • M.D., Duke University , 1987
  • B.S., Wake Forest University , 1983
  • M.H.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill , 2009
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Emory University Hosp, 1988
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1991
  • Fellowship, Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1992

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - Anesthesiology

Memberships

  • NC Soc of Anesthesiologists
  • Soc Of Cardiovascular Anesthes
  • Am Coll Of Healthcare Executiv
  • Am Medical Assn
  • Am Public Health Assn
  • Am Soc Of Anesthesiologists
  • Assn Of University Anesthesiol

NPI Number

  • 1912982042
Thomas Freeman Slaughter, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Thomas Freeman Slaughter, M.D.

Section Head, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
Section Head, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
Professor, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
Public Health Sciences

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4498 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: tslaught@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications



Slaughter T. Hospital quality and the cost of inpatient surgery in the United States [article review]. Faculty 1000 Medicine. 2012;Mar():13998962.



Royster RL, Groban L, Grosshans DW, Jones-Haywood M-M, Slaughter TF. Cardiovascular pharmacology In: Kaplan JA, Reich DL, Savino JS, eds. Kaplan's cardiac anesthesia: the echo era. 6th ed. St. Louis (MO): Saunders/Elsevier;2011: 235-295.





Reichert MG, Jones WA, Royster RL, Slaughter TF, Kon ND, Kincaid EH. Effect of a dexmedetomidine substitution during a nationwide propofol shortage in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Pharmacotherapy. 2011;31(7):673-677.

Slaughter T. Operation timing and 30-day mortality after elective general surgery [article review]. Faculty 1000 Medicine. 2011;Dec():13411980.






Slaughter T. Surgery in adults with congenital heart disease [article review]. Faculty 1000 Medicine. 2011;Nov():13378965.


Slaughter TF. Coagulation In: Miller RD, Eriksson LI, Fleisher LA, Wiener-Kronish JP, Young WL, eds. Miller's anesthesia, vol 2. 7th ed. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier;2010: 1767-1779.






Slaughter T. Variation in use of blood transfusion in coronary artery bypass graft surgery [article review]. Faculty 1000 Medicine. 2010;October():5665958.

Slaughter T. CPR with chest compression alone or with rescue breathing [article review]. Faculty 1000 Medicine. 2010;August():5626957.

Slaughter T. Delirium after coronary artery bypass graft surgery and late mortality [article review]. Faculty 1000 Medicine. 2010;September():5247959.


Slaughter TF. The coagulation system and cardiac surgery In: Reves JG, Reeves ST, Abernathy JH, eds. Atlas of cardiothoracic anesthesia. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Current Medicine Group/Springer;2009: 177-188.

Slaughter TF, Sane DC. Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in patients requiring cardiovascular surgery In: Cohen NH, ed. Medically challenging patients undergoing cardiothoracic surgery: a Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists monograph. Baltimore (MD): Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2009: 163-184.


Slaughter TF. On-pump versus off-pump coronary-artery bypass surgery [article review]. Faculty 1000 Medicine. 2009;November():1166985.


Royster RL, Butterworth JF IV, Groban L, Slaughter TF, Zvara DA. Cardiovascular pharmacology In: Kaplan JA, ed. Essentials of cardiac anesthesia. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier;2008: 118-163.

Stribling WK, Slaughter TF, Houle TT, Sane DC. Beyond the platelet count: heparin antibodies as independent risk predictors. Am Heart J. 2007;153(6):900-906.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Professor, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Clinical Specialties

Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography

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