C. Mark Bazzell, MD

Program Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
Anesthesiology Director, Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology 
Assistant Professor, Surgery

(520) 626-9700
Education
Medical School: 
MD: 1994, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky
Internship(s): 
1994-1995: Preliminary Medicine Intern, Internal Medicine, Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Residency: 
1995-1998: Anesthesiology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts
Fellowship(s): 
1998-1999: Anesthesiology, Critical Care Fellowship, Clinical Fellow, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, University of Florida, Gainsville, Florida

Specialty Training/Certification
Seminars in Dive and Hyperbaric Medicine 1999 - 2004
Advanced Cardiac Life Support 1997 - Present
Advanced Trauma Life Support 1997 - 2006
Pediatric Advanced Life Support 2005 - Present
Professional Memberships & Societies
Society of Critical Care Medicine 1995 - present
American Society of Anesthesiologists 1997 - present
American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists 1997 - 2004

Invited Presentations
Insights into Awareness Under General Anesthesia September 2007
Perioperative Nurses Association of AZ, Tucson, AZ

Reducing Perioperative Risk May 2004
Tongren Hospital Annual Symposium, Beijing, China

The Use of Sedative Protocols in the ICU May 2004
Tongren Hospital Annual Symposium, Beijing, China

Sedative Use in the ICU April 2004
Turkish National Critical Care Symposium, Kayseri, Turkey

Clinical Update: ARDS April 2004
Turkish National Critical Care Symposium, Kayseri, Turkey

Management of ARDS in 2004 February 2004
Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds
Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR

Adjunctive Therapies in ARDS October 2003
Critical Care Grand Rounds, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Critical Care Update August 2003
Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Fiberoptic Intubation of the Difficult Airway April 2003
Antigua Anesthesia Conference, Antigua Bay, Antigua and Barbuda

Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation April 2003
Antigua Anesthesia Conference, Antigua Bay, Antigua and Barbuda

New Modes of Mechanical Ventilation April 2003
Antigua Anesthesia Conference, Antigua Bay, Antigua and Barbuda

New Concepts in Mechanical Ventilation January 2003
Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Emerging Therapies for ARDS October 2002
Critical Care Grand Rounds, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Management of ARDS August 2002
Vietnamese Society of Anesthesiology Meeting, DaNang, Vietnam

Minimizing Perioperative Cardiac Complications August 2002
Vietnamese Society of Anesthesiology Meeting, DaNang, Vietnam

Minimizing Perioperative Cardiac Complications June 2002
Mongolian Society of Anesthesiologists, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Management of ARDS June 2002
Mongolian Society of Anesthesiologists, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Emergent Cricothyrotomy and March 2002
Retrograde Wire Intubation Techniques
Mayo Clinic Symposium on Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, Our Lucaya, Bahamas

Managing Critically Ill Patients in the OR March 2002
Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Pharmacologic Management of Shock February 2002
Critical Care Grand Rounds, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Hemodynamic Monitoring October 2001
Mayo Clinic CRNA Fall Symposium
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Managing Respiratory Failure in the OR July 2001
CRNA Grand Rounds
Mayo Clinic Rochester

The Use of Vasopressin in Septic Shock May 2001
CCRN Critical Care Symposium
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Pearls in Critical Care October 2000
Mayo Clinic CRNA Fall Symposium
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Pulmonary Vasodilators May 2000
CCRN Critical Care Symposium
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Management of ARDS/ALI March 2000
Critical Care Grand Rounds
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Myocardial Dysfunction in Sepsis April 1999
Critical Care Grand Rounds, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Additionally, I held daily bedside teaching rounds and presented a noon lecture 4 days each week while attending in the ICU.

View Publications on PubMed

 

Wijdicks, E.F.M., Arendt, C., Bazzell, CM: Postoperative Ophthalmoplegia and Cerebellar Syndrome due to Carbamazepine Toxicity facilitated by Diltiazem. Journal of Ophthalmology 2003.

Bazzell CM. Book Review of: Outcome of the Critically Ill: Medicine, Surgery, And Trauma. Rabe B Vukmir MD JD, New York: The Parthenon Publishing Group, 2001. Respiratory Care 46:1454l-1455, 2001.

Bazzell CM: Myocardial dysfunction in sepsis. Resident Reporter 4:76-80, 1999.
Dunn S, Connelly NR, Steinberg RB, Bazzell CM, Klatt JL, Parker RK: Intrathecal sufentanil versus epidural lidocaine with epinephrine and sufentanil for early labor analgesia. Anesth Analg 87:331-5, 1998.
 

Case Reports
Kor, DJ, Keegan, MT, Kruse, KW, Bazzell, CM: Malposition of a Pulmonary Artery Catheter in a Patient with an Inferior Vena Cava Filter. Anesthesia and Analgesia 2004; 99:307.

Book Chapters
Murray MJ, Oyen L, Bazzell CM. Use of sedatives, analgesics, and neuromuscular blockers. In: Critical Care Medicine: Principles of Diagnosis and Management, 2nd Ed. Parrillo JE, Dellinger RP (eds), WB Saunders, Co, New York, 2000.

Abstracts
Bazzell M, Banner MJ, Gallagher TJ: Real time least squares compliance: An accurate method of measuring respiratory system compliance Can J Anesth 46:A53, 1999. (Poster also presented at Canadian Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, May 1999)

Letter to the Editor
Bazzell CM: Proper use of muscle relaxants in non-rapid sequence intubations. Anesthesiology 86:1005, 1997