Vance G. Nielsen, MD

Professor, Anesthesiology (Tenured)
  • BS: Loyola Marymount University, 1983
  • MD: University of California - Los Angeles, 1987
  • University of Alabama, Anesthesioloyg, 1988-1991
  • University of Alabama, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, 1991-1992



Nielsen, V. G., E. Pretorius, J. Bester, W. K. Jacobsen, P. K. Boyle, and J. P. Reinhard, "Carbon monoxide and iron modulate plasmatic coagulation in Alzheimer's disease.", Curr Neurovasc Res, vol. 12, issue 1, pp. 31-9, 2015. PMID: 25557378
Thompson, J. L., V. G. Nielsen, A. R. Castro, and A. Chen, "Heme oxygenase derived carbon monoxide and iron mediated plasmatic hypercoagulability in a patient with calcific mitral valve disease.", J Thromb Thrombolysis, vol. 39, issue 4, pp. 532-5, 2015 May. PMID: 25169134
Nielsen, V. G., C. A. Galvani, P. K. Boyle, E. B. Steinbrenner, and R. W. Matika, "Bariatric patients have plasmatic hypercoagulability and systemic upregulation of heme oxygenase activity.", Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis, vol. 26, issue 2, pp. 200-4, 2015 Mar. PMID: 25101516
Nielsen, V. G., "Old mineshaft, new canary: can circulating osteopontin concentrations predict septic shock?", Minerva Anestesiol, vol. 81, issue 2, pp. 116-8, 2015 Feb. PMID: 25057937


Nielsen, V. G., M. G Lemole, R. W. Matika, M. E. Weinand, S. Hussaini, A. A. Baaj, and E. B. Steinbrenner, "Brain tumors enhance plasmatic coagulation: the role of hemeoxygenase-1.", Anesth Analg, vol. 118, issue 5, pp. 919-24, 2014 May. PMID: 24413553