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Dionne F. Peacher, MD

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Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesia - Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Contact Information

Primary Office
6505-3 John Colloton Pavilion
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-2633

Fax
6546-1 John Colloton Pavilion
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-2940

Education

BA, Latin, Biology, Boston University
MD, Medicine, Duke University
Internship, Anesthesiology, Duke University Hospital
Resident, Anesthesiology, Duke University Hospital
Fellow, Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Publications

Campos, J. H., Seering, M. S. & Peacher, D. F. (2020). Is the role of liposomal bupivacaine the future of analgesia for thoracic surgery? An update and review. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 34(11), 3093-3103. PMID: 31899142.

Peacher, D. F., Campos, J. H. (2020). Is there a role for continuous positive airway pressure application during one-lung ventilation for video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery in the supine position?. (Vols. 34). (11), pp. 2937-2939. New York, NY: J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. PMID: 32660923.

Campos, J. H., Peacher, D. F. (2020). Choosing the best method for postoperative regional analgesia after video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. (Vols. 34). (7), pp. 1877-1880. New York, NY: J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. PMID: 32253088.

Martina, S. D., Freiberger, J. J., Peacher, D. F., Natoli, M. J., Schinazi, E. A., Kernagis, D. N., Potter JVF,, Otteni, C. E. & Moon, R. E. (2017). Sildenafil: possible prophylaxis against swimming-induced pulmonary edema. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 49(9), 1755-1757. PMID: 28398949.

Dunworth, S. A., Natoli, M. J., Cooter, M., Cherry, A. D., Peacher, D. F., Potter, J. F., Wester, T. E., Freiberger, J. J. & Moon, R. E. (2017). Hypercapnia in diving: a review of CO2 retention in submersed exercise at depth. Undersea Hyperb Med, 44(3), 191-209. PMID: 28779577.

Moon, R. E., Martina, S. D., Peacher, D. F. & Kraus, W. E. (2016). Deaths in triathletes: immersion pulmonary oedema as a possible cause. BMJ Open Sport Exerc Med, 2(1), e000146. PMID: 27900191.

Tien, M., Peacher, D. F., Franz, A. M., Jia, S. Y. & Habib, A. S. (2016). Failure rate and complications associated with the use of spinal catheters for the management of inadvertent dural puncture in the parturient: a retrospective comparison with re-sited epidural catheters. Curr Med Res Opin, 32(5), 841-846. PMID: 26818623.

Moon, R. E., Martina, S. D., Peacher, D. F., Potter, J. F., Wester, T. E., Cherry, A. D., Natoli, M. J., Otteni, C. E., Kernagis, D. N., White, W. D. & Freiberger, J. J. (2016). Swimming-induced pulmonary edema: pathophysiology and risk reduction with sildenafil. Circulation, 133(10), 988-996. PMID: 26882910.

Peacher, D. F. (2016). Sedation and anesthetic considerations in ambulatory endoscopy for patients with ventricular assist devices. Tech Innov Gastrointest Endosc, 18(1), 13-17. DOI: 10.1016/j.tgie.2016.02.003.

Pecorella, S. R., Potter, J. V., Cherry, A. D., Peacher, D. F., Welty-Wolf, K. E., Moon, R. E., Piantadosi, C. A. & Suliman, H. B. (2015). The HO-1/CO system regulates mitochondrial-capillary density relationships in human skeletal muscle. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol, 309(8), L857-L871. PMID: 26186946.

Peacher, D. F., Martina, S. D., Otteni, C. E., Wester, T. E., Potter, J. F. & Moon, R. E. (2015). Immersion pulmonary edema and comorbidities: case series and updated review. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 47(6), 1128-1134. PMID: 25222821.

Fraser, J. A., Peacher, D. F., Freiberger, J. J., Natoli, M. J., Schinazi, E. A., Beck, I. V., Walker, J. R., Doar, P. O., Boso, A. E., Walker, A. J., Kernagis, D. N. & Moon, R. E. (2011). Risk factors for immersion pulmonary edema: hyperoxia does not attenuate pulmonary hypertension associated with cold water-immersed prone exercise at 4.7 ATA. J Appl Physiol, 110(3), 610-618. PMID: 21148341.

Peacher, D. F., Pecorella, S. R., Freiberger, J. J., Natoli, M. J., Schinazi, E. A., Doar, P. O., Boso, A. E., Walker, A. J., Gill, M., Kernagis, D., Uguccioni, D. & Moon, R. E. (2010). Effects of hyperoxia on ventilation and pulmonary hemodynamics during immersed prone exercise at 4.7 ATA: possible implications for immersion pulmonary edema. J Appl Physiol, 109(1), 68-78. PMID: 20431020.