Richard N. Wissler, M.D., Ph.D.

Richard N. Wissler, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 604
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2141
Fax: (585) 244-7271

Journal Articles

Showing all 16 journal articles available.

1999 Jun
Bédard JM, Richardson MG, Wissler RN. "General anesthesia with remifentanil for Cesarean section in a parturient with an acoustic neuroma." Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthésie. 1999 Jun; 46(6):576-80.
1999 Feb
Bédard JM, Richardson MG, Wissler RN. "Epidural anesthesia in a parturient with a lumboperitoneal shunt." Anesthesiology. 1999 Feb; 90(2):621-3.
1999 Feb
Richardson MG, Wissler RN. "The effects of needle bevel orientation during epidural catheter insertion in laboring parturients." Anesthesia and analgesia. 1999 Feb; 88(2):352-6.
1998 Aug
Richardson MG, Collins HV, Wissler RN. "Intrathecal hypobaric versus hyperbaric bupivacaine with morphine for cesarean section." Anesthesia and analgesia. 1998 Aug; 87(2):336-40.
1997 Jan
Richardson MG, Wissler RN. "Densities of dextrose-free intrathecal local anesthetics, opioids, and combinations measured at 37 degrees C." Anesthesia and analgesia. 1997 Jan; 84(1):95-9.
1996 Dec
Richardson MG, Thakur R, Abramowicz JS, Wissler RN. "Maternal posture influences the extent of sensory block produced by intrathecal dextrose-free bupivacaine with fentanyl for labor analgesia." Anesthesia and analgesia. 1996 Dec; 83(6):1229-33.
1996 Dec
Richardson MG, Wissler RN. "Unexpected high spinal block in obstetrics." British journal of anaesthesia. 1996 Dec; 77(6):806-7.
1996 Aug
Richardson MG, Wissler RN. "Density of lumbar cerebrospinal fluid in pregnant and nonpregnant humans." Anesthesiology. 1996 Aug; 85(2):326-30.
Richardson MG, Lee AC, Wissler RN. "High spinal anesthesia after epidural test dose administration in five obstetric patients." Regional anesthesia. 1996 21(2):119-23.
Wissler RN. "The esophageal-tracheal Combitube." Anesthesiology review. 1993 20(4):147-52.
1991 Sep
Gravenstein N, Blackshear RH, Wissler RN. "An approach to spinal or epidural catheters that are difficult to remove." Anesthesiology. 1991 Sep; 75(3):544.
1991 Jul
Ratka A, Hochhaus G, Wissler RN, Simpkins JW. "cAMP accumulation in opioid-sensitive SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cells is modified by estradiol and progesterone." Molecular and cellular endocrinology. 1991 Jul; 78(3):155-62.
Wissler RN, Bjoraker DG. "Continuous spinal anesthesia microcatheters." Anesthesiology review. 1990 17(3):49-54.
1986 Aug
Fortune JE, Wissler RN, Vincent SE. "Prolactin modulates steroidogenesis by rat granulosa cells: II. Effects on estradiol." Biology of reproduction. 1986 Aug; 35(1):92-9.
1983 Oct
Concannon P, Whaley S, Lein D, Wissler R. "Canine gestation length: variation related to time of mating and fertile life of sperm." American journal of veterinary research. 1983 Oct; 44(10):1819-21.
Glance, LG; Wissler, RN; Glantz, C; Osler, TM; Mukamel, DB; Dick, AW. "Racial differences in the use of epidural analgesia for labor". Anesthesiology (submitted, accepted with revisions pending). . Link


Wissler, RN. "Endocrine Disorders". Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice. Chestnut DH (ed.). St. Louis: Mosby, 2004. 734-63
Wissler, RN. "Endocrine Disorders". Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice. Chestnut DH (ed.). St. Louis: Mosby, 1999. 809-41
Wissler, RN; Norris, MC. "Neuraxial Analgesia for Labor and Delivery: Techniques". Obstetric Anesthesia. Norris MC (ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1999. 293-315
Wissler, RN. "Endocrine Disorders". Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice. Chestnut DH (ed.). St. Louis: Mosby, 1994. 780-814