Our Current Faculty

Bradley J. Hindman, M.D.

Professor
Profile Information
Job Description: Vice Chair, Faculty Development
Education
Medical School
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
Residency
  • Providence Medical Center
  • Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Research Interests
  • Perioperative central nervous system injury (prevention & treatment)
  • Cervical spine biomechanics during endotracheal intubation
Awards
  • Resident Teacher of the Year: 1991, 1997, 2005, 2012, 2014
  • Student Nurse Anesthetist Physician Instructor of the Year: 2005
  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award (Carver College of Medicine): 2005
  • UIHC Above & Beyond Award: 2004, 2005, 2006
  • Best Doctors® in America: 2004-2015
  • Resident Excellence in Education Award: 2007, 2008
  • Certification of Appreciation for Outstanding Medical Student Education (Carver College of Medicine): 2015
Appointments
  • Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School 1986-88
  • The University of Iowa College of Medicine 1988-present
Additional

 

Publications
  1. Hindman BJ, Fontes RB, From RP, Traynelis VC, Todd MM, Puttlitz CM, Santoni BG: Intubation biomechanics: laryngoscope force and cervical spine motion during intubation in cadavers-effect of severe distractive-flexion injury on C3-4 motion. J Neurosurg Spine 2016 Nov; 25(5):545-555

  2. Dexter F, Ledolter J, Epstein RH, Hindman BJ: Operating Room Anesthesia Subspecialization Is Not Associated With Significantly Greater Quality of Supervision of Anesthesia Residents and Nurse Anesthetists. Anesth Analg 2016 Nov

  3. Dexter F, Hindman BJ: Do Not Use Hierarchical Logistic Regression Models with Low-incidence Outcome Data to Compare Anesthesiologists in Your Department. Anesthesiology 2016 Sep; 125(6):1083-1084

  4. Dexter F, Epstein RH, Dutton RP, Kordylewski H, Ledolter J, Rosenberg H, Hindman BJ: Diversity and Similarity of Anesthesia Procedures in the United States During and Among Regular Work Hours, Evenings, and Weekends. Anesth Analg 2016 Sep; 123(6):1567-1573

  5. Dexter F, Szeluga D, Masursky D, Hindman BJ: Written Comments Made by Anesthesia Residents When Providing Below Average Scores for the Supervision Provided by the Faculty Anesthesiologist. Anesth Analg 2016 May; 122(6):2000-6

  6. Dexter F, Masursky D, Szeluga D, Hindman BJ: Work Habits Are Valid Components of Evaluations of Anesthesia Residents Based on Faculty Anesthesiologists' Daily Written Comments About Residents. Anesth Analg 2016 Mar; 122(5):1625-33

  7. Dexter F, Ledolter J, Hindman BJ: Quantifying the Diversity and Similarity of Surgical Procedures Among Hospitals and Anesthesia Providers. Anesth Analg 2015 Dec; 122(1):251-63

  8. Dexter F, Wachtel RE, Todd MM, Hindman BJ: The "Fourth Mission": The Time Commitment of Anesthesiology Faculty for Management Is Comparable to Their Time Commitments to Education, Research, and Indirect Patient Care. A A Case Rep 2015 Dec; 5(11):206-11

  9. Hindman BJ, From RP, Fontes RB, Traynelis VC, Todd MM, Zimmerman MB, Puttlitz CM, Santoni BG: Intubation Biomechanics: Laryngoscope Force and Cervical Spine Motion during Intubation in Cadavers-Cadavers versus Patients, the Effect of Repeated Intubations, and the Effect of Type II Odontoid Fracture on C1-C2 Motion. Anesthesiology 2015 Aug; 123(5):1042-58

  10. Todd MM, Hindman BJ: The Implementation of Quantitative Electromyographic Neuromuscular Monitoring in an Academic Anesthesia Department: Follow-Up Observations. Anesth Analg 2015 Aug; 121(3):836-8

  11. Dexter F, Hindman BJ: Quality of Supervision as an Independent Contributor to an Anesthesiologist's Individual Clinical Value. Anesth Analg 2015 Jul; 121(2):507-13

  12. Easker DD, Policeni BA, Hindman BJ: Lateral Cervical Spine Radiography to Demonstrate Absence of Bony Displacement After Intubation in a Patient with an Acute Type III Odontoid Fracture. A A Case Rep 2015 Jul; 5(2):25-8

  13. Hasan DM, Hindman BJ, Todd MM: Pressure Changes Within the Sac of Human Cerebral Aneurysms in Response to Artificially Induced Transient Increases in Systemic Blood Pressure. Hypertension 2015 Jun; 66(2):324-31

  14. Eisen SH, Hindman BJ, Bayman EO, Dexter F, Hasan DM: Elective Endovascular Treatment of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms: A Management Case Series of Patient Outcomes After Institutional Change to Admit Patients Principally to Postanesthesia Care Unit Rather Than to Intensive Care. Anesth Analg 2015 Mar; 121(1):188-97

  15. Dexter F, Masursky D, Hindman BJ: Reliability and validity of the anesthesiologist supervision instrument when certified registered nurse anesthetists provide scores. Anesth Analg 2015 Jan; 120(1):214-9

  16. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Smith TC: Anesthesia residents' global (departmental) evaluation of faculty anesthesiologists' supervision can be less than their average evaluations of individual anesthesiologists. Anesth Analg 2014 Oct; 120(1):204-8

  17. Dexter F, Ledolter J, Hindman BJ: Bernoulli Cumulative Sum (CUSUM) control charts for monitoring of anesthesiologists' performance in supervising anesthesia residents and nurse anesthetists. Anesth Analg 2014 Aug; 119(3):679-85

  18. Dexter F, Ledolter J, Smith TC, Griffiths D, Hindman BJ: Influence of provider type (nurse anesthetist or resident physician), staff assignments, and other covariates on daily evaluations of anesthesiologists' quality of supervision. Anesth Analg 2014 Jul; 119(3):670-8

  19. Todd MM, Hindman BJ, King BJ: The implementation of quantitative electromyographic neuromuscular monitoring in an academic anesthesia department. Anesth Analg 2014 Jun; 119(2):323-31

  20. Hindman BJ, Santoni BG, Puttlitz CM, From RP, Todd MM: Intubation biomechanics: laryngoscope force and cervical spine motion during intubation with Macintosh and Airtraq laryngoscopes. Anesthesiology 2014 Apr; 121(2):260-71

  21. Raw RM, Todd MM, Hindman BJ, Mueller R: The Overpowered Mega-study Is a New Class of Study Needing a New Way of Being Reviewed. Anesthesiology 2014 Jan; 120(1):245-6

  22. Hindman BJ, Dexter F: Anesthesia scholarship, research, and publication. Anesth Analg 2013 Dec; 118(1):15-7

  23. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Todd MM: Research, education, and nonclinical service productivity of new junior anesthesia faculty during a 2-year faculty development program. Anesth Analg 2013 Jun; 117(1):194-204

  24. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Kreiter CD, Wachtel RE: Determinants, associations, and psychometric properties of resident assessments of anesthesiologist operating room supervision. Anesth Analg 2013 Apr; 116(6):1342-51

  25. Bayman EO, Chaloner KM, Hindman BJ, Todd MM: Bayesian methods to determine performance differences and to quantify variability among centers in multi-center trials: the IHAST trial. BMC Med Res Methodol 2013 Jan; 13:5

  26. Bayman EO, Chaloner K, Hindman BJ, Todd MM: No Large Differences Among Centers in a Multi-Center Neurosurgical Clinical Trial Society for Clinical Trials

  27. Hindman BJ, Palecek JP, Posner KL, Traynelis VC, Lee LA, Sawin PD, Tredway TL, Todd MM, Domino KB: Cervical spinal cord, root, and bony spine injuries: a closed claims analysis. Anesthesiology 2011 Feb; 114(4):782-95

  28. Nguyen HP, Zaroff JG, Bayman EO, Gelb AW, Todd MM, Hindman BJ: Perioperative hypothermia (33 degrees C) does not increase the occurrence of cardiovascular events in patients undergoing cerebral aneurysm surgery: findings from the Intraoperative Hypothermia for Aneurysm Surgery Trial. Anesthesiology 2010 Jun; 113(2):327-42

  29. Hindman BJ, Bayman EO, Pfisterer WK, Torner JC, Todd MM: No association between intraoperative hypothermia or supplemental protective drug and neurologic outcomes in patients undergoing temporary clipping during cerebral aneurysm surgery: findings from the Intraoperative Hypothermia for Aneurysm Surgery Trial. Anesthesiology 2009 Dec; 112(1):86-101

  30. Todd MM, Hindman BJ, Clarke WR, Torner JC, Weeks JB, Bayman EO, Shi Q, Spofford CM: Perioperative fever and outcome in surgical patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurosurgery 2009 May; 64(5):897-908; discussion 908

  31. Coghlan LA, Hindman BJ, Bayman EO, Banki NM, Gelb AW, Todd MM, Zaroff JG: Independent Associations Between Electrocardiographic Abnormalities and Outcomes in Patients With Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Findings From the Intraoperative Hypothermia Aneurysm Surgery Trial. Stroke. 2009 Feb;40(2):412-8. Epub 2008 Dec 18.

  32. Santoni BG, Hindman BJ, Puttlitz CM, Weeks JB, Johnson N, Maktabi MA, Todd MM: Manual In-line Stabilization Increases Pressures Applied by the Laryngoscope Blade during Direct Laryngoscopy and Orotracheal Intubation. Anesthesiology 2009 Jan; 110(1):24-31

  33. Pasternak JJ, McGregor DG, Schroeder DR, Lanier WL, Shi Q, Hindman BJ, Clarke WR, Torner JC, Weeks JB, Todd MM: Hyperglycemia in patients undergoing cerebral aneurysm surgery: its association with long-term gross neurologic and neuropsychological function. Mayo Clin Proc 2008 Apr; 83(4):406-417

  34. McGregor DG, Lanier WL, Pasternak JJ, Rusy DA, Hogan K, Samra S, Hindman B, Todd MM, Schroeder DR, Bayman EO, Clarke W, Torner J, Weeks J: Effect of nitrous oxide on neurologic and neuropsychological function after intracranial aneurysm surgery. Anesthesiology 2008 Mar; 108(4):568-79

  35. LeGrand SA, Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Weeks JB, Todd MM: Craniocervical motion during direct laryngoscopy and orotracheal intubation with the Macintosh and Miller blades: an in vivo cinefluoroscopic study. Anesthesiology 2007 Nov; 107(6):884-91

  36. Hata JS, Shelsky CR, Hindman BJ, Smith TC, Simmons JS, Todd MM: A prospective, observational clinical trial of fever reduction to reduce systemic oxygen consumption in the setting of acute brain injury. Neurocrit Care 2007 Nov; 9(1):37-44

  37. LeGrand SA, Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Moss LG, Todd MM: Reliability of a telephone-based Glasgow Outcome Scale assessment using a structured interview in a heterogenous population of patients and examiners. J Neurotrauma 2007 Sep; 24(9):1437-46

  38. Leira EC, Davis PH, Martin CO, Torner JC, Yoo B, Weeks JB, Hindman BJ, Todd MM: Improving prediction of outcome in "good grade" subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurosurgery 2007 Sep; 61(3):470-3; discussion 473-4

  39. Anderson SW, Todd MM, Hindman BJ, Clarke WR, Torner JC, Tranel D, Yoo B, Weeks J, Manzel KW, Samra S: Effects of intraoperative hypothermia on neuropsychological outcomes after intracranial aneurysm surgery. Ann Neurol 2006 Nov; 60(5):518-27

  40. Todd MM, Hindman BJ, Clarke WR, Torner JC: Mild intraoperative hypothermia during surgery for intracranial aneurysm. N Engl J Med 2005 Jan; 352(2):135-45

  41. Hindman BJ: Emboli, inflammation, and CNS impairment: an overview. Heart Surg Forum 2003 Jan; 5(3):249-53

  42. Hindman BJ, Moore SA, Cutkomp J, Smith T, Ross-Barta SE, Dexter F, Brian JE: Brain expression of inducible cyclooxygenase 2 messenger RNA in rats undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass. Anesthesiology 2001 Dec; 95(6):1380-8

  43. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Subieta A, Smith T, Cutkomp J: Brain injury after cerebral arterial air embolism in the rabbit as determined by triphenyltetrazolium staining. Anesthesiology 1999 May; 90(5):1462-73

  44. Hindman BJ, Todd MM, Gelb AW, Loftus CM, Craen RA, Schubert A, Mahla ME, Torner JC: Mild hypothermia as a protective therapy during intracranial aneurysm surgery: a randomized prospective pilot trial. Neurosurgery 1999 Jan; 44(1):23-32; discussion 32-3

  45. Hindman BJ, Enomoto S, Dexter F, Bates JN, Aldape G, Cutkomp J, Smith T: Cerebrovascular relaxation responses to endothelium-dependent and -independent vasodilators after normothermic and hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in the rabbit. Anesthesiology 1998 Jun; 88(6):1614-23

  46. Dexter F, Hindman BJ: Computer simulation of microscopic cerebral air emboli absorption during cardiac surgery. Undersea Hyperb Med 1998 May; 25(1):43-50

  47. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Enomoto S, Subieta A, Smith T, Cutkomp J: Recovery of evoked potential amplitude after cerebral arterial air embolism in the rabbit: a comparison of the effect of cardiopulmonary bypass with normal circulation. Anesthesiology 1998 Apr; 88(3):696-707

  48. Dexter F, Hindman BJ: Effect of haemoglobin concentration on brain oxygenation in focal stroke: a mathematical modelling study. Br J Anaesth 1997 Dec; 79(3):346-51

  49. Reasoner DK, Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Subieta A, Cutkomp J, Smith T: Doxycycline reduces early neurologic impairment after cerebral arterial air embolism in the rabbit. Anesthesiology 1997 Oct; 87(3):569-76

  50. Dexter F, Kern FH, Hindman BJ, Greeley WJ: The brain uses mostly dissolved oxygen during profoundly hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass. Ann Thorac Surg 1997 Jun; 63(6):1725-9

  51. Dexter F, Hindman BJ: Recommendations for hyperbaric oxygen therapy of cerebral air embolism based on a mathematical model of bubble absorption. Anesth Analg 1997 Jun; 84(6):1203-7

  52. Dexter F, Hindman BJ, Marshall JS: Estimate of the maximum absorption rate of microscopic arterial air emboli after entry into the arterial circulation during cardiac surgery. Perfusion 1996 Nov; 11(6):445-50

  53. Reasoner DK, Dexter F, Hindman BJ, Subieta A, Todd MM: Somatosensory evoked potentials correlate with neurological outcome in rabbits undergoing cerebral air embolism. Stroke 1996 Oct; 27(10):1859-64

  54. Enomoto S, Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Smith T, Cutkomp J: Rapid rewarming causes an increase in the cerebral metabolic rate for oxygen that is temporarily unmatched by cerebral blood flow. A study during cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1996 Jun; 84(6):1392-400

  55. Ryu KH, Hindman BJ, Reasoner DK, Dexter F: Heparin reduces neurological impairment after cerebral arterial air embolism in the rabbit. Stroke 1996 Feb; 27(2):303-9; discussion 310

  56. Reasoner DK, Ryu KH, Hindman BJ, Cutkomp J, Smith T: Marked hemodilution increases neurologic injury after focal cerebral ischemia in rabbits. Anesth Analg 1996 Jan; 82(1):61-7

  57. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Cutkomp J, Smith T: Diaspirin cross-linked hemoglobin does not increase brain oxygen consumption during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1995 Dec; 83(6):1302-11

  58. Hindman B: Con: glucose priming solutions should not be used for cardiopulmonary bypass. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 1995 Oct; 9(5):605-7

  59. Dexter F, Hindman BJ: Theoretical analysis of cerebral venous blood hemoglobin oxygen saturation as an index of cerebral oxygenation during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass. A counterproposal to the "luxury perfusion" hypothesis. Anesthesiology 1995 Aug; 83(2):405-12

  60. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Cutkomp J, Smith T: pH-stat management reduces the cerebral metabolic rate for oxygen during profound hypothermia (17 degrees C). A study during cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1995 Apr; 82(4):983-95; discussion 24A

  61. Hindman BJ, Dexter F: Estimating brain temperature during hypothermia. Anesthesiology 1995 Feb; 82(2):329-30

  62. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Smith T, Cutkomp J: Pulsatile versus nonpulsatile flow. No difference in cerebral blood flow or metabolism during normothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1995 Jan; 82(1):241-50

  63. Todd MM, Wu B, Maktabi M, Hindman BJ, Warner DS: Cerebral blood flow and oxygen delivery during hypoxemia and hemodilution: role of arterial oxygen content. Am J Physiol 1994 Nov; 267(5 Pt 2):H2025-31

  64. Dexter F, Hindman BJ: Computer simulation of brain cooling during cardiopulmonary bypass. Ann Thorac Surg 1994 May; 57(5):1171-8; discussion 1178-9

  65. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Ryu KH, Smith T, Cutkomp J: Pulsatile versus nonpulsatile cardiopulmonary bypass. No difference in brain blood flow or metabolism at 27 degrees C. Anesthesiology 1994 May; 80(5):1137-47

  66. Dexter F, Hindman BJ, Cutkomp J, Smith T: Blood warms as it flows retrograde from a femoral cannulation site to the carotid artery during cardiopulmonary bypass. Perfusion 1994 Jan; 9(6):393-7

  67. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Cutkomp J, Smith T, Tinker JH: Hypothermic acid-base management does not affect cerebral metabolic rate for oxygen at 27 degrees C. A study during cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1993 Sep; 79(3):580-7

  68. Todd MM, Warner DS, Sokoll MD, Maktabi MA, Hindman BJ, Scamman FL, Kirschner J: A prospective, comparative trial of three anesthetics for elective supratentorial craniotomy. Propofol/fentanyl, isoflurane/nitrous oxide, and fentanyl/nitrous oxide. Anesthesiology 1993 Jun; 78(6):1005-20

  69. Verhaegen MJ, Todd MM, Hindman BJ, Warner DS: Cerebral autoregulation during moderate hypothermia in rats. Stroke 1993 Mar; 24(3):407-14

  70. Hindman BJ, Dexter F, Cutkomp J, Smith T, Todd MM, Tinker JH: Brain blood flow and metabolism do not decrease at stable brain temperature during cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1992 Aug; 77(2):342-50

  71. Hindman BJ, Funatsu N, Harrington J, Cutkomp J, Dexter F, Todd MM, Tinker JH: Cerebral blood flow response to PaCO2 during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1991 Oct; 75(4):662-8

  72. Hindman BJ, Funatsu N, Harrington J, Cutkomp J, Miller T, Todd MM, Tinker JH: Differences in cerebral blood flow between alpha-stat and pH-stat management are eliminated during periods of decreased systemic flow and pressure. A study during cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1991 Jun; 74(6):1096-102

  73. Fiddler DS, Hindman BJ: Intravenous calcitonin alleviates spinal anesthesia-induced phantom limb pain. Anesthesiology 1991 Jan; 74(1):187-9

  74. Hindman BJ, Funatsu N, Cheng DC, Bolles R, Todd MM, Tinker JH: Differential effect of oncotic pressure on cerebral and extracerebral water content during cardiopulmonary bypass in rabbits. Anesthesiology 1990 Nov; 73(5):951-7

  75. Hindman BJ: Sodium bicarbonate in the treatment of subtypes of acute lactic acidosis: physiologic considerations. Anesthesiology 1990 Jun; 72(6):1064-76