Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB

Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB

Anesthesia

On staff since September 2008

Children's Title: Associate Director, Academic Affairs (Interim)

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

    • Deborah Olympia 12.17.17

      Dr. Bosenberg clearly brings over 40 years of experience. He treated my daughter recently, as if she were a member of his own family. I am grateful to have met him. My daughter was up and about the next day, requiring nothing more than Tylenol. Excellent Care!

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Bosenberg Award Best Regional Anesthesia abstract. Clonidine as an adjuvant to maxillary nerve blocks in cleft surgery Co-author SPA March 2017
    Prize winning poster Bilateral suprazygomatic maxillary nerve blocks are non inferior to infraorbital and palatine nerve blocks. Co-author ESRA 2017
    Anaesthetist of the Year- The Bosenberg Family To Dr Adrian Bosenberg, and posthumously to Dr Melissa and Geoff Bosenberg in recognition of the volunteer work done. "The family are famous baby-whisperers and have aided in transforming the lives of hundreds of children" Operation Smile South Africa 2015 - 2016
    Bosenberg Regional Anesthesia Award To the best Regional Anesthesia abstract presented at the Society Pediatric Anesthesia conference annually. Society Pediatric Anesthesia 2015 - 2016
    Nominated for Honorary Membership of the European Paediatric Anaesthesia Society Awarded Society in recognition of the contribution made in the Paediatric Anaesthesia Majorca Spai Sept. 1, 2011
    Nominated for Honorary Membership In recognition of the contribution made in the Paediatric Anaesthesia Majorca Spain. European Paediatric Anaesthesia Society Sept. 2011
    Jackson Rees Memorial Medal Awarded after presentation of the 10th Jackson Rees Memorial lecture. Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (APAGBI) 2011
    Honorary Membership of the Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland Association in recognition of the contribution made in the Paediatric Anaesthesia worldwide Manchester March 1, 2007
    Smiths Medical Janssen Cilag Travel Scholarship Best paper Caudal block revisited: improving safety. This paper analysed the position of the dural sac in ex premature babies in relation to the sacral hiatus as determined by ultrasound and suggested a safer technique to reduce the risk of dural puncture. The first anaesthesiologist to have won this award on two occasions. Previous winners are excluded from entry for 5 years. Registered Specialist at South African Society of Anaesthesiologists Congress March 2006
    Critikon Travel Scholarship Best paper. Quest for Zero Defect. This paper analysed the benefits of different concentrations of local anaesthetic agents for caudal blocks in high risk ex premature babies. Registered Specialist at South African Society of Anaesthesiologists Congress, Durban March 1998
    Trigate prize for best publication Infra-orbital orbital nerve block for neonatal cleft lip repair: an anatomical study and clinical application. South African Anaesthetist 1996
    Upjohn prize for best clinical paper Infra-orbital orbital nerve block for neonatal cleft lip repair: an anatomical study and clinical application. University of Natal Faculty Research Day Sept. 1, 1994
    Outstanding Research Award Bilateral suprazygomatic maxillary nerve blocks are non inferior to infraorbital and palatine nerve blocks.. Co-author SPP
  • Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • Stricker PA, Goobie SM, Cladis FP, Haberkern CM, Meier PM, Reddy SK, Nguyen TT, Cai L, Polansky M, Szmuk P, Fiadjoe J, Soneru C, Falcon R, Petersen T, Kowalczyk-Derderian C, Dalesio N, Budac S, Groenewald N, Rubens D, Thompson D, Watts R, Gentry K, Ivanova I, Hetmaniuk M, Hsieh V, Collins M, Wong K, Binstock W, Reid R, Poteet-Schwartz K, Gries H, Hall R, Koh J, Bannister C, Sung W, Jain R, Fernandez A, Tuite GF, Ruas E, Drozhinin O, Tetreault L, Muldowney B, Ricketts K, Fernandez P, Sohn L, Hajduk J, Taicher B, Burkhart J, Wright A, Kugler J, Barajas-DeLoa L, Gangadharan M, Busso V, Stallworth K, Staudt S, Labovsky KL, Glover CD, Huang H, Karlberg-Hippard H, Capehart S, Streckfus C, Nguyen KT, Manyang P, Martinez JL, Hansen JK, Levy HM, Brzenski A, Chiao F, Ingelmo P, Mujallid R, Olutoye OA, Syed T, Benzon H, Bosenberg A; Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group
      Perioperative Outcomes and Management in Pediatric Complex Cranial Vault Reconstruction: A Multicenter Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group
      Anesthesiology, 2017 : 126(2)276-287
    • Burjek NE, Nishisaki A, Fiadjoe JE, Adams HD, Peeples KN, Raman VT, Olomu PN, Kovatsis PG, Jagannathan N, Hunyady A, Bosenberg A, Tham S, Low D, Hopkins P, Glover C, Olutoye O, Szmuk P, McCloskey J, Dalesio N, Koka R, Greenberg R, Watkins S, Patel V, Reynolds P, Matuszczak M, Jain R, Khalil S, Polaner D, ZiegJ, Szolnoki J, Sathyamoorthy K, Taicher B, Riveros Perez NR, Bhattacharya S, Bhalla T, Stricker P, Lockman J, Galvez J, Rehman M, Von Ungern-Sternberg B, Sommerfield D, Soneru C, Chiao F, Richtsfeld M, Belani K, Sarmiento L, Mireles S, Bilen Rosas G, Park R, Peyton J; PeDI Collaborative Investigators
      Videolaryngoscopy versus Fiber-optic Intubation through a Supraglottic Airway in Children with a Difficult Airway: An Analysis from the Multicenter Pediatric Difficult Intubation Registry
      Anesthesiology, 2017 : 127(3)432-440
    • Goobie SM, Cladis FP, Glover CD, Huang H, Reddy SK, Fernandez AM, Zurakowski D, Stricker PA, Gries H; the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group
      Safety of antifibrinolytics in cranial vault reconstructive surgery: a report from the pediatric craniofacial collaborative group
      Paediatr Anaesth, 2017 : 27(3)271-281
    • Park R, Peyton JM, Fiadjoe JE, Hunyady AI, Kimball T, Zurakowski D, Kovatsis PG; PeDI Collaborative Investigators; PeDI collaborative investigators
      The efficacy of GlideScope® videolaryngoscopy compared with direct laryngoscopy in children who are difficult to intubate: an analysis from the paediatric difficult intubation registry
      Br J Anaesth, 2017 : 119(5)984-992
    • Lönnqvist PA, Ecoffey C, Bosenberg A, Suresh S, Ivani G
      The European society of regional anesthesia and pain therapy and the American society of regional anesthesia and pain medicine joint committee practice advisory on controversial topics in pediatric regional anesthesia I and II: what do they tell us?
      Curr Opin Anaesthesiol, 2017 : 30(5)613-620
    • Acar AA, Bösenberg AT, van Schoor AN
      Anatomical description of the sciatic nerve block at the subgluteal region in a neonatal cadaver population
      Paediatr Anaesth, 2017 : 27(6)643-647
    • Walker BJ, Long JB, De Oliveira GS, Szmuk P, Setiawan C, Polaner DM, Suresh S; PRAN Investigators
      Peripheral nerve catheters in children: an analysis of safety and practice patterns from the pediatric regional anesthesia network (PRAN)
      Br J Anaesth, 2016 Sept. : 115(3)457-62
    • Walker BJ, Schmale GA, McCreary F, McFadyen JG, Bompadre V, Flack SH, Bosenberg AT
      Regional anesthesia for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in adolescents
      Paediatr Anaesth, 2016 : 26(6)668-9
    • Van Schoor AN, Bosman MC, Bosenberg AT
      Descriptive study of the differences
      Clin Anat, 2015 : 28(5)638-44
    • Ivani G, Suresh S, Ecoffey C, Bosenberg A, Lonnqvist PA, Krane E, Veyckemans F, Polaner DM, Van de Velde M, Neal JM
      The European Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Joint Committee Practice Advisory on Controversial Topics in Pediatric Regional Anesthesia
      Reg Anesth Pain Med, 2015 : 40(5)526-32
    • Taenzer AH, Walker BJ, Bosenberg AT, Martin L, Suresh S, Polaner DM, Wolf C, Krane EJ
      Asleep versus awake: does it matter?: Pediatric regional block complications by patient state: a report from the Pediatric Regional AnesthesiaNetwork
      Reg Anesth Pain Med, 2014 July : 39(4)279-83
    • Prigge L, van Schoor AN, Bosman MC, Bosenberg AT
      Clinical anatomy of the maxillary nerve block in pediatric patients
      25040918 Paediatr Anaesth, 2014 July : Epub ahead
    • Lnnqvist PA, Bsenberg AT
      Anatomical dissections are not obsolete. Cadaverstudies can still provide important information for regional anaesthesia
      Eur J Anaesthesiol, 2014 June : 31(6)303-4
    • Bosenberg A
      Neonatal Anesthesia with Limited Resources
      Pediatric Anesthesia, 2014 : 24(1)98-105
    • Prigge L, van Schoor AN, Bosman MC, Bosenberg AT
      Clinical anatomy of the maxillary nerve block in pediatric patients
      Paediatr Anaesth, 2014 : 24(11)1120-6
    • Bosenberg A, Flick RP
      Regional anesthesia in neonates and infants
      Clin Perinatol, 2013 Sept. : 40(3)525-38
    • Bosenberg, A.
      Pitfalls in Paediatric Regional Anaesthesia.
      ASEAN J Anesth, 4(1)57-60
    • Bosenberg, A.
      Regional Anaesthesia for Postoperative Pain Management in Children.
      ASEAN J Anesth, 4(1)61-65

    Published Books, Videos, Software, etc.

    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB
      Decision Support in Medicine

    Published Abstracts

    • Porta K Bosenberg A
      Maxillary nerve block for cleft palate repair
      2014 March
    • Latham, G., Bosenberg, A., Low, D.
      Radial Artery Spasm as Documented by High Frequency Micro-ultrasound.
      Las Vegas, NV: Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Winter Meeting 2013., 2013
    • Latham, G., Veneracion, M., Bosenberg, A., Joffe, D., Flack, S., Low, D.
      High frequency micro-ultrasound for vascular access in young children - a feasibility study by the High frequency UltraSound in Kids studY (HUSKY) group.
      Las Vegas, NV: society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Winter Meeting 2013, 2013
    • Martin, L., Haberkern, C., Bosenberg, A., Flack, S.
      Plasma bupivicaine levels after local anesthetic infiltration or ultrasound-guided rectus sheath block in children: A randomized blinded double-cohort study
      Society of Pediatric Anesthesia Meeting, 2013
    • Polander, D. M., Bosenberg, A., Krane, E. J., Martin, L., Santhanam, S., Taenzer, A. H.
      The Incidence of Positive Test Doses in Pediatric Regional Blockade: Data from the Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Network (PRAN)
      Tampa, FL: Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology meeting., 2012
    • Jewell, C., Ellerbrock, K., Eisses, M., Bosenberg, A.
      Regional anesthesia for neonates undergoing thoracotomy for aortic coarctation repair: a retrospective quality improvement pilot review at SPA/AAP.
      SPA/AAP Meeting, 2012

    Other Publications

    • Thompson DR, Zurakowski D, Haberkern CM, Stricker PA, Meier PM, Bannister C, Benzon H, Binstock W, Bosenberg A, Brzenski A, Budac S, Busso V, Capehart S, Chiao F, Cladis F, Collins M, Cusick J, Dabek R, Dalesio N, Falcon R, Fernandez A, Fernandez P, Fiadjoe J, Gangadharan M, Gentry K, Glover C, Goobie S, Gries H, Griffin A, Groenewald CB, Hajduk J, Hall R, Hansen J, Hetmaniuk M, Hsieh V, Huang H, Ingelmo P, Ivanova I, Jain R, Koh J, Kowalczyk-Derderian C, Kugler J, LabovskyK, Martinez JL, Mujallid R, Muldowney B, Nguyen KP, Nguyen T, Olutuye O, Soneru C, Petersen T, Poteet-Schwartz K, Reddy S, Reid R, Ricketts K, Rubens D, Skitt R,Sohn L, Staudt S, Sung W, Syed T, Szmuk P, Taicher B, Tetreault L, Watts R, Wong K, Young V, Zamora L; Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group
      Endoscopic Versus Open Repair for Craniosynostosis in Infants Using Propensity Score Matching to Compare Outcomes: A Multicenter Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group
      Anesth Analg, 2017 : 14Epub ahead of print
    • Bosenberg A, Davidson A, Stayer S
      Neonatal Anaesthesia
      Oxford Textbook Anaesthesia ed Morton N, Oxford Press, 2015 - 2016 : Chapter 70
    • Bosenberg A
      Upper and lower limb blocks in Children
      WFSA's "Update in Anaesthesia" journal, 2015 - 2016 : (Paediatric)
    • Bosenberg A
      Regional Anesthesia in Children
      Practice of Anaesthesia published by Colombian Society Anaesthesia Translated in Spanish, 2015 - 2016
    • Taenzer AH, Walker BJ, Bosenberg AT, Martin L, Suresh S, Polaner DM, Wolf C, Krane EJ
      Interscalene Brachial Plexus Blocks under General Anesthesia in Children Is this Safe Practice? A report from the Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Network (PRAN)
      RAPM, 2014 Aug.
    • Flack SH, Martin LD, Walker BJ, Bosenberg AT, Helmers LD, Goldin AB, Haberkern CM
      Ultrasound-guided rectus sheath block or wound infiltration in children: A randomized blinded study of analgesia and bupivacaine absorption
      Paediatr Anaesth, 2014 May : Epub ahead
    • Walker BJ, Noonan KJ, Bosenberg AT
      Evolving Compartment Syndrome Not Masked by a Continuous Peripheral Nerve Block: Evidence-Based Case Management.
      22561421 Regional anesthesia and pain medicine, 2012 May 3
    • AT, Jöhr M, Wolf AR
      Pro con debate: the use of regional vs systemic analgesia for neonatal surgery.
      21722227 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2011 Dec. : 21(12)1247-58
    • Walker BJ, Flack SH, Bosenberg AT
      Predicting lumbar plexus depth in children and adolescents.
      21233496 Anesthesia and analgesia, 2011 March : 112(3)661-5
    • Blussé Van Oud-Alblas HJ, Bösenberg AT, Tibboel D
      Awareness in children: another two cases.
      18482243 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2008 July : 654-7
    • Blussé Van Oud-Alblas HJ, Bösenberg AT, Tibboel D
      Awareness in children: another two cases.
      18482243 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2008 July : 18(7)654-7
    • Bösenberg AT, Brown RA
      Management of congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
      18458549 Current opinion in anaesthesiology, 2008 June : 21(3)323-31
    • Bösenberg AT, Brown RA
      Management of congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
      18458549 Current opinion in anaesthesiology, 2008 June : 323-31
    • Brown RA, Bösenberg AT
      Evolving management of congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
      17596216 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2007 Aug. : 17(8)713-9
    • Brown RA, Bösenberg AT
      Evolving management of congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
      17596216 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2007 Aug. : 713-9
    • Bösenberg AT
      Pediatric anesthesia in developing countries.
      17479022 Current opinion in anaesthesiology, 2007 June : 204-10
    • Bösenberg AT
      Pediatric anesthesia in developing countries.
      17479022 Current opinion in anaesthesiology, 2007 June : 204-10
    • Bösenberg AT
      Pediatric anesthesia in developing countries.
      17479022 Current opinion in anaesthesiology, 2007 June : 20(3)204-10
    • Bösenberg AT, Thomas J, Cronje L, Lopez T, Crean PM, Gustafsson U, Huledal G, Larsson LE
      Pharmacokinetics and efficacy of ropivacaine for continuous epidural infusion in neonates and infants.
      16101704 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2005 Sept. : 15(9)739-49
    • Bösenberg AT, Thomas J, Cronje L, Lopez T, Crean PM, Gustafsson U, Huledal G, Larsson LE
      Pharmacokinetics and efficacy of ropivacaine for continuous epidural infusion in neonates and infants.
      16101704 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2005 Sept. : 739-49
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB
      Adjuvants in Pediatric Regional Anesthesia
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB, Bosenberg, A.
      Loco regional in children
      In Marinella Astuto (Ed.), Pediatric Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain: Standardization in the Clinical Practice. Springer.
    • Bosenberg A.
      Regional Anesthesia in Children
      Practice of Anaesthesia published by Colombian Society Anaesthesia Translated in Spanish
    • Bosenberg A
      Upper and lower limb blocks in Children
      WFSA's "Update in Anaesthesia" journal: Paediatric theme issue
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB, Bosenberg, A.
      Pediatric Anesthesia in the Developing World
      In Cote C; Lerman J (Ed.), Pediatric Anesthesia (5th edition ed.)., Chapter 50
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB, Bosenberg, A.
      Pain management for circumcision
      In Bolnick, D; Koyle, M; Yosha, A (Ed.), Surgical Guide to Circumcision. GuideToCircumcision.com
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB
      Pharmacology of local anesthetics
      Smiths Anesthesia for Infants and Children (8th edition ed.).
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB
      Regional Anesthesia
      Children Colombian Society Textbook
    • Bosenberg, A., Meursing, A.
      Anestesia Locoregionale in et Pediatrica.
      Busoni P, Giunta F (Ed.), L'anestesia Locoregionale nel Bambino da O A 6 Mei.
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB
      Upper limb blocks
      WFSA
    • Bosenberg, A.
      Regional anaesthesia.
      Lerman, JB (Ed.), Neonatal Anaesthesia (Second edition ed.).
    • Adrian T. Bosenberg, MB ChB
      Neonatal anesthesia
      Anaesthesia for Oxford Press
    • Bosenberg, A.
      Anesthesia and perioperative medicine
      In Marinella Astuto (Ed.), Pediatric Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain: Standardization in the Clinical Practice. Springer.
    • Bosenberg, A.
      Paediatric anaesthesia in developing countries.
      Gregorys Textbook Pediatric Anesthesia.
    • Polaner, D. M., Taenzer, A. H., Walker, B. J., Bosenberg, A., Krane, E. J., Suresh, S., Wolf, C., Martin, L.
      Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Network: a multi-instituional study of the use and incidence of complication os pediatric regional anesthesia.
      Anesth Analg, 115(6)1353 - 1364

  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Controversies in Regional Anesthesia Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity ESRA Lugano, Switzerland Sept. 2017
    Regional anesthesia in Neonates Asian Society Pediatric Anesthesia Mumbai, India April 2017
    Ultrasound workshop Asian Society Pediatric Anesthesia Mumbai, India April 2017
    Pupillometry and Pain ASRA San Francisco, CA March 2017
    Poster: Epidural vs opioid analgesia for infants undergoing major abdominal surgery. A retrospective Study SPA Austin, TX March 2017
    Controversies in Regional Anesthesia - Local anesthetic Systemic Toxicity ASRA San Francisco, CA March 2017
    Pharmacology of Cannabinoids ASRA San Francisco, CA March 2017
    Pediatric Ultrasound guided Regional Workshop SPA Austin, TX March 2017
    Poster: Clonidine as adjuvant of bupivacaine for maxillary nerve block in cleft surgery. A randomized, prospective, double blind study SPPM Austin, TX 2017
    a) Convenor Pediatric Ultrasound guided Regional Workshop ISPP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2017
    Poster: Bilateral suprazygomatic maxillary nerve blocks are non-inferior to infraorbital and palatine nerve blocks in cleft lip and cleft palate repair: A double-blind prospective, randomized, study SPPM Austin, TX 2017
    Resident lecture: Anesthetic challenges with Oesophageal atresia Department of Pediatric Anesthesia Montreal Children's Hospital McGill University Health Centre Aug. 2016
    Advanced Ultrasound Guided Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Workshop SPA-AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology Colorado Springs April 1, 2016 - April 3, 2016
    Key Note Lecture "Stepping out of your comfort zone". Challenges in Paediatric Anesthesia in the Developing World Alberta Childrens Faculty Retreat Banff Alberta Canada Nov. 6, 2015 - Nov. 8, 2015
    Operation Smile: the South African experience Alberta Childrens Faculty Retreat Banff Alberta Canada Nov. 6, 2015 - Nov. 8, 2015
    Ultrasound Guided Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Workshop ASA San Diego, CA Oct. 25, 2015
    Resident lecture: Anesthetic challenges in a child with myopathy Department of Pediatric Anesthesia Montreal Children's Hospital McGill University Health Centre Aug. 2015
    a. Ultrasound Guided Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Workshop - Neonatal Regional Anesthesia First Colombian Pediatric Anesthesia Meeting Cali Colombia June 3, 2015
    Expert Panel Practice Advisory on Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Guidelines ASRAs 40th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting Las Vegas, NV May 14, 2015 - May 16, 2015
    Ultrasound Guided Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Workshop 3. ASRAs 40th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting Las Vegas, NV May 14, 2015 - May 16, 2015
    Invited speaker World Congress Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy Cape Town, South Africa Nov. 2014
    Advanced Pediatric Regional Ultrasound Workshop ASA New Orleans, LA Oct. 2014
    Pediatric Regional Ultrasound Workshop SPA/AAP Pediatric Anesthesiology Fort Lauderdale, FL March 2014
    Benefits Regional Anesthesia in Children Colombian Society of Anesthesia Bogota, Colombia 2012

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Anesthesia (Non-ABMS)

Medical/Professional School

University of Cape Town, Rodebosch, Cape Town

Residency

Anesthesiology, University Natal Faculty Health Sciences, Durban
Anesthesiology, University Natal Faculty Health Sciences, Durban

Fellowship

Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle
Anesthesiology, College of Medicine of South Africa, Cape Town