Surgery and Anesthesia
Fit for Surgery?
Assessment of Preoperative B-Type Natriuretic Peptide in Adult Surgeries
Dreaming During Anesthesia and Sedation
Put Out the Fire (with Apologies to Queen)
Implantable Devices and Magnetic Resonance Imaging
The Predictive Value of Preoperative Natriuretic Peptide Concentrations in Adults Undergoing Surgery
Differential Roles of Fibrinogen and von Willebrand Factor on Clot Formation and Platelet Adhesion in Reconstituted and Immune Thrombocytopenia
The Association Between Thromboelastographic Parameters and Total Estimated Blood Loss in Patients Undergoing Elective Cesarean Delivery
Crystalloid/Colloid Versus Crystalloid Intravascular Volume Administration Before Spinal Anesthesia in Elderly Patients
Is Albumin Administration in Hypoalbuminemic Elderly Cardiac Surgery Patients of Benefit with Regard to Inflammation, Endothelial Activation, and Long-Term Kidney Function?
Implications of Vascular Aging
High Stakes and High Risk
Cardiac Output Derived from Arterial Pressure Waveform Analysis in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
Dreaming in Sedation During Spinal Anesthesia
The Influence of Aprotinin and Tranexamic Acid on Platelet Function and Postoperative Blood Loss in Cardiac Surgery
A New Plasma-Adapted Hydroxyethylstarch Preparation
The Effect of Suggestion on Unpleasant Dreams Induced by Ketamine Administration
Bispectral Index-Guided General Anesthesia in Combination with Thoracic Epidural Analgesia Reduces Recovery Time in Fast-Track Colon Surgery
The Value of an Albumin-Based Intravascular Volume Replacement Strategy in Elderly Patients Undergoing Major Abdominal Surgery
Desflurane Anesthesia After Sevoflurane Inhaled Induction Reduces Severity of Emergence Agitation in Children Undergoing Minor Ear-Nose-Throat Surgery Compared with Sevoflurane Induction and Maintenance
Propofol Depresses the Cytotoxicity of X-ray Irradiation Through Inhibition of Gap Junctions
Interactions of Midazolam and Propofol on α1β2γ2L and α1β2γ2S Gamma Aminobutyric Acid Type A Receptors Expressed in Human Embryonic Kidney Cells
An In Vivo Investigation of Photoplethysmographic Signals and Preliminary Pulse Oximetry Estimation from the Bowel Using a New Fiberoptic Sensor
Continuous Intra- and Postoperative Thoracic Epidural Analgesia Attenuates Brain Natriuretic Peptide Release After Major Abdominal Surgery
The Prophylactic Use of the Beta-Blocker Esmolol in Combination with Phosphodiesterase III Inhibitor Enoximone in Elderly Cardiac Surgery Patients
The Influence of Allogeneic Red Blood Cell Transfusion Compared with 100% Oxygen Ventilation on Systemic Oxygen Transport and Skeletal Muscle Oxygen Tension After Cardiac Surgery
Novel Uses of High Frequency Ventilation Outside the Operating Room
Complications Associated with the Administration of Dantrolene 1987 to 2006
The Safety of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients with Programmable Implanted Intrathecal Drug Delivery Systems
The Association Between Obesity and Difficult Prehospital Tracheal Intubation
Physiologic and Biologic Characteristics of Three Experimental Models of Acute Lung Injury in Rats
Kidney-Specific Proteins in Elderly Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Improving Outcome After Major Surgery
Primary Ovarian Carcinoid
Implications of Anesthesia in Children with Long QT Syndrome
High-Dose Remifentanil Suppresses Sinoatrial Conduction and Sinus Node Automaticity in Pediatric Patients Under Propofol-Based Anesthesia
Bispectral Index-Guided Anesthesia in Patients Undergoing Aortocoronary Bypass Grafting
Magnesium Does Not Influence the Clinical Course of Succinylcholine-Induced Malignant Hyperthermia
Are Lactated Ringer's Solution and Normal Saline Solution Equal with Regard to Coagulation?
Bispectral Index in Patients with Target-Controlled or Manually-Controlled Infusion of Propofol
Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction Is Independent of Type of Surgery and Anesthetic
Cognitive and Functional Predictors and Sequelae of Postoperative Delirium in Elderly Patients Undergoing Elective Joint Arthroplasty
Volatile Anesthetics May Not Induce Significant Toxicity to Human Neuron-Like Cells
Preoperative Frailty in Older Surgical Patients Is Associated with Early Postoperative Delirium
Postoperative Delirium
Dolasetron for Preventing Postanesthetic Shivering
Colloids Versus Crystalloids and Tissue Oxygen Tension in Patients Undergoing Major Abdominal Surgery
The Effects of Perioperative and Intensive Care Unit Sedation on Brain Organ Dysfunction
Evaluation of a Mandatory Quality Assurance Data Capture in Anesthesia
The Influence of Intravascular Volume Therapy with a New Hydroxyethyl Starch Preparation (6% HES 130/0.4) on Coagulation in Patients Undergoing Major Abdominal Surgery
A Comparison of Urapidil, Clonidine, Meperidine and Placebo in Preventing Postanesthetic Shivering
Central and Local Administration of Gingko Biloba Extract EGb 761® Inhibits Thermal Hyperalgesia and Inflammation in the Rat Carrageenan Model
Low-Flow Desflurane and Sevoflurane Anesthesia Minimally Affect Hepatic Integrity and Function in Elderly Patients
Identification of the Correct Cervical Level by Palpation of Spinous Processes
Real-Time Ultrasound-Guided Spinal Anesthesia Using Taylor's Approach
Cost Analysis of Target-Controlled Infusion-Based Anesthesia Compared with Standard Anesthesia Regimens
The Effects of Sodium Nitroprusside-Induced Hypotension on Splanchnic Perfusion and Hepatocellular Integrity
While We Wait
Anesthesiology Must Play a Greater Role in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease
Editor's Note
“SAFEKIDS” and Labor Epidural Analgesia-Related Fever
In Response
Appropriate Comparison of Thrombelastography?
In Response
Locked Out of a Box and a Process
In Response
The IRB Process Needs to Be Reexamined
Use of the Laryngeal Mask Airway and Bi-Level Positive Airway Pressure in Postoperative Airway Management
Epidural Saline to Facilitate Arrow Flex-Tip Epidural Catheter Removal
Management of Severe Acute Anemia
Second International Perioperative Neurotoxicity Workshop Summary
The Structured Oral Examination in Clinical Anaesthesia
Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia Procedures of the Massachusetts General Hospital, 8th ed.