About the Author
A reviewer for several anesthesia and cardiology journals, Dr DiNardo is on the editorial Board of the Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and is an actice member of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Treasurer of the Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society.
David A. Zvara, MD is Jay. J. Jacoby Professor and Chair, the Ohio State University Department of Anesthesiology. A specialist in cardiothoracic anesthesia and perioperative transesophageal echocardiography, Dr. Zvara is author of more than 70 journal articles, abstracts and book chapters and has delivered more than 80 invited lectures in the fields of anesthesiology and graduate medical education. He is an associate examiner for the American Board of Anesthesiology and a reviewer for the journals Anesthesiology, Annals of Thoracic Surgery and Anesthesia and Analgesia. Dr Zvara is board-certified in both anesthesiology and echocardiography, and is listed in the 2005-2006 edition of Best Doctors in America. He is also a fellow of the American Heart Association.