Postoperative instructions: good compliance but is the advice sound?
The effect of intravenous dexmedetomidine premedication on the dose requirement of propofol to induce loss of consciousness in patients receiving alfentanil
Pre-emptive analgesia with local anaesthetic for herniorrhaphy
Epidural ropivacaine hydrochloride during labour: protein binding, placental transfer and neonatal outcome
The use of spectral measures of heart rate variability to differentiate between male snorers and patients with sleep apnoea syndrome
A new device to reduce the consumption of a halogenated anaesthetic agent*
Tracheal gas insufflation
Airway fire due to diathermy during tracheostomy in an intensive care patient
Pulmonary oedema after ophthalmic regional anaesthesia in an unfasted patient undergoing elective surgery
The peri-operative complications of nasal intubation: a comparison of nostril side
Regional anaesthesia for limb surgery – before or after general anaesthesia
Spinal endoscopy in chronic low back pain with radiculopathy
Intravesical pressure and the TUR syndrome
The use of central venous cannulae in neuroanaesthesia
Quantitative assessment of motor block in labouring women receiving epidural analgesia
Sevoflurane inhalation conscious sedation for children having dental treatment
Compliance with postoperative instructions: a telephone survey of 750 day surgery patients
Prion-related diseases and anaesthesia
Day case surgery in an isolated unit may require more stringent selection of cases
Isolated systolic hypertension
Anaesthesia for retinoblastoma screening – a dilemma
Opportunity knocks
Machine check OSCE – which guidelines are right?
Recommendations for standards of monitoring during anaesthesia and recovery
Checking anaesthetic apparatus re-visited
Hidden connection
Monitoring problem due to faulty ECG lead
Monitoring problem due to faulty ECG lead
Can intubate – can't ventilate
Retropharyngeal abscess, atlanto-axial subluxation, and syncope
Single-lung ventilation via a tracheostomy using a fibreoptically-directed ‘steerable’ endobronchial blocker
Leakage of fluid around high-volume, low-pressure cuffs
An alternative position for the pulse oximeter probe
Apoptosis – many admire, few know
Apoptosis – many admire, few know
Precipitation in Manchester: ketorolac/cyclizine
EMLA – is one hour long enough?
Safety and peri-operative medical care
Unrecognised fatal anaphylactic reaction to propofol or fentanyl
Spinal opiates and pruritus
Spinal opiates and pruritus
The fallibility of pain scores
The combined spinal–epidural technique for the provision of analgesia in obstetric anaesthesia
Postpartum femoral neuropathy
Single injection peribulbar anaesthesia: total upper eyelid drop as an endpoint marker
Fibreoptic Intubation