Medical School
Texas Tech University (1987)
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (1988), Internal Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University (1992), Anesthesiology

Research Interest

  • Blood conservation in cardiac surgery
  • Safety and Cardiac Surgical Outcomes


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Ultra-purified polymerized hemoglobin solution as a replacement for allogenic red blood cell transfusion after cardiac surgery: Results of a double-blind trial.
Levy JH, Goodnough LT, Greilich PE et al. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Fall 2002 124 35-42
Reductions in platelet contractile force correlates with duration of cardiopulmonary bypass and blood loss in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
Greilich PE, Brouse C, Beckham J, et al. Thrombosis Research Fall 2002 105 523-529
Point of care testing for prothrombin, but not activated thromboplastin time, correlates with laboratory methods in patients receiving antifibrinolytic agents while undergoing cardiac surgery
Choi TK, Greilich PE, Shi C, et al. American Journal of Clinical Pathology Summer 2002 117 74-78
Aprotinin but not episilon aminocaproic acid decreases interleukin 10 after cadiac surgery with extracorporeal circulation
Greilich PE, Okada K, Latham P, et al. Circulation Fall 2001 104: (suppl I) I-265-269
Safety of using remifentenil for monitored anesthesia care (MAC) in older patients undergoing ambulatory colonoscopy.
Greilich PE, Virella C, Rich J, et al. Anesthesia and Analgesia Spring 2001 92 80-84

Honors & Awards

  • ellow, American Society of Echocardiography (FASE)
    Elected based on contributions to intraoperative echocardiography education and service (2007)
  • Fellow, American Heart Association (FAHA)
    Elected based on contributions to cardiovascular medicine (2002)
  • Association of University Anesthesiologists
    Elected based on contribution to academic medicine (2001)
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Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
  • Texas Medical Association