Daniel T. Redford, MD

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology - (Clinical Scholar Track)

After completion of medical school Dr. Redford finished a fifth pathway at the University of Maryland. Unsure about which area of medicine to pursue, he trained in several fields of medicine and surgery until he discovered the field of Anesthesiology. After completion of training in Anesthesiology he relocated to Washington state where he was in private practice for many years.

Dr. Redford worked with the Department of Defense for several years where he trained military Anesthesiology residents, military student nurse Anesthetists and served as consultant to the U.S. Assistant Attorney Generals Office. In 2001 he moved to Tucson where he joined the faculty at the University of Arizona.

Dr. Redford has pursued his academic interests which have included pulse oximetry, noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring, the hemostatic coagulation system and blood coagulopathies.

Research Interests: 

An Observational, Repeated Analysis of Different Manufactured Pulse Oximeters in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery Under Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Study Devices: Masimo SET, Hewlett Packard, Datex Ohmeda, Nellcor, Novemetrix, Marquette, BCI, Nonin, Space Labs, CSI, Criticare) Sponsored by Masimo, Co-PI, 20% effort, 2/13/01 – 1/12/06 Comparison Study Between Multiple Marketed Pulse Oximeters and the Masimo Met in Subjects Undergoing Surgery. Sponsored by Masimo, Co-PI, 20% effort, 5/03 – 4/07 Evaluation of a Continuous Non-Invasive Blood Pressure System in Direct Comparison to a Radial Artery Line Reference. Sponsored by Medwave Corp., PI, 20% effort, 7/03 – 7/06 Comparison of a Noninvasive Transcutaneous Carbon Dioxide Tension Sensor and Combined Pulse Oximeter (TOSCA©BY LINDE) to Blood Samples. Sponsored by Masimo, PI, 20% effort, 9/03 – 8/12/07 The Evaluation of SpMet and SpO2 Accuracy During Normoxia and Hypoxic Conditions. Sponsored by Masimo, Co-PI, 20% effort, 3/05 – 2/07

Academic / Professional Bio: 

After completion of medical school Dr. Redford finished a fifth pathway at the University of Maryland. Unsure about which area of medicine to pursue, he trained in several fields of medicine and surgery until he discovered the field of Anesthesiology. After completion of training in Anesthesiology he relocated to Washington state where he was in private practice for many years. Dr. Redford worked with the Department of Defense for several years where he trained military Anesthesiology residents, military student nurse Anesthetists and served as consultant to the U.S. Assistant Attorney Generals Office. In 2001 he moved to Tucson where he joined the faculty at the University of Arizona. Dr. Redford has pursued his academic interests which have included pulse oximetry, noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring, the hemostatic coagulation system and blood coagulopathies.

Degrees
  • BA: Metropolitan State University - St Paul, 1976
  • MD: University of Guadalajara, Mexico, 1982
Residency
  • Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Anesthesia Residency, 1988-1990
Internship
  • St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem, PA, PG-1 OB/GYN, 1986
  • South Baltimore General Hospital, Maryland, Transitional Internship, 1985
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore, Fifth Pathway (2-year program), 1985
Fellowship
  • Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, 1990-1991

Publications

2014

Redford, D. T., J. L. Thompson, J. C. McCulloch, and V. G. Nielsen, "Left atrial myxoma presenting as pulmonary embolism: potential role of heme oxygenase-1.", Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis, vol. 25, issue 6, pp. 621-4, 2014 Sep. PMID: 24553061

2013

Patino, M., D. T. Redford, T. W. Quigley, M. Mahmoud, D. C Kurth, and P. Szmuk, "Accuracy of acoustic respiration rate monitoring in pediatric patients.", Paediatr Anaesth, vol. 23, issue 12, pp. 1166-73, 2013 Dec. PMID: 24033591