THIS MONTH IN ANESTHESIOLOGY
Controlling the Airway
Hemodilution and Candles
Preparing for Bioterrorism
Daniel I. Sessler, M.D.
Lateral Position Decreases Collapsibility of the Passive Pharynx in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Collapsibility of the Upper Airway during Anesthesia with Isoflurane
Effectiveness of Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution to Minimize Allogeneic Blood Transfusion in Major Liver Resections
Hypercapnia Improves Tissue Oxygenation
Cortisol Response to Corticotropin Stimulation in Trauma Patients
Does the A118G Polymorphism at the μ-opioid Receptor Gene Protect against Morphine-6-Glucuronide Toxicity?
Goal-directed Intraoperative Fluid Administration Reduces Length of Hospital Stay after Major Surgery
Input Characteristics and Bioavailability after Administration of Immediate and a New Extended-release Formulation of Hydromorphone in Healthy Volunteers
Hemostatic Activation and Inflammatory Response during Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Risk of Respiratory Complications and Wound Infection in Patients Undergoing Ambulatory Surgery
Effects of the Nonimmobilizer Hexafluroethane on the Model Membrane Dimyristoylphosphatidylcholine
Changes in the Effect of Isoflurane on N-methyl-d-aspartic Acid-gated Currents in Cultured Cerebral Cortical Neurons with Time in Culture
Early Effects of Acid-Base Management during Hypothermia on Cerebral Infarct Volume, Edema, and Cerebral Blood Flow in Acute Focal Cerebral Ischemia in Rats
Hemodynamic Benefit of Positive End-expiratory Pressure during Acute Descending Aortic Occlusion
Ketamine Stereoselectively Affects Vasorelaxation Mediated by ATP-sensitive K+ Channels in the Rat Aorta
Myeloperoxidase-associated Tyrosine Nitration after Intratracheal Administration of Lipopolysaccharide in Rats
Ischemic Preconditioning Is Capable of Inducing Mitochondrial Tolerance in the Rat Brain
Heteromeric Nicotinic Inhibition by Isoflurane Does Not Mediate MAC or Loss of Righting Reflex
Sleep Deprivation Potentiates the Onset and Duration of Loss of Righting Reflex Induced by Propofol and Isoflurane
Sevoflurane Preconditioning before Moderate Hypothermic Ischemia Protects against Cytosolic [Ca2+] Loading and Myocardial Damage in Part via Mitochondrial KATP Channels
Kinetic Modulation of HERG Potassium Channels by the Volatile Anesthetic Halothane
Cost-efficacy of Rofecoxib versus Acetaminophen for Preventing Pain after Ambulatory Surgery
Dose Response of Intrathecal Adenosine in Experimental Pain and Allodynia
The Anabolic Effect of Epidural Blockade Requires Energy and Substrate Supply
Postoperative Wound Oxygen Tension with Epidural or Intravenous Analgesia
Continuous Popliteal Sciatic Nerve Block for Postoperative Pain Control at Home
Pharmacology of Opioid Inhibition to Noxious Uterine Cervical Distension
Perineural α2A-Adrenoceptor Activation Inhibits Spinal Cord Neuroplasticity and Tactile Allodynia after Nerve Injury
PACU Bypass after Outpatient Knee Surgery Is Associated with Fewer Unplanned Hospital Admissions but More Phase II Nursing Interventions
Practical Guidelines for Acute Care of Victims of Bioterrorism: Conventional Injuries and Concomitant Nerve Agent Intoxication
Positive Experimental Demonstration of the Negative Brain “Protective” Effects of Anesthetics following Cardiac Arrest
Tracheal Tear Caused by Extubation of a Double-Lumen Tube
Thoracic Motor Paralysis Secondary to Zoster Sine Herpete
Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Perioperative Bleeding, and Desmopressin
Processed Electroencephalographic Changes Associated with Hypoglycemia during the Resection of an Insulinoma
Anesthesia and Airway Management of Pediatric Patients with Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome
Severe Rhabdomyolysis after Laparoscopic Surgery for Adenocarcinoma of the Rectum in Two Patients Treated with Statins
Effect of Halothane on cADP-Ribose-induced Ca2+ Release System in Tracheal Smooth Muscle
An Intensive, Structured Clinical Trial Can Markedly Reduce Length of Stay after Abdominal Aortic Surgery
Epidural Analgesia and Postoperative Outcome?
Pain Control and Postoperative Outcome
Underdosing the Epidural Invalidates a Good Clinical Trial
Epidural Anesthesia and Analgesia: Is There Really No Benefit?
Background Infusion during Intravenous Patient-Controlled Analgesia: The New Routine Analgesia?
Sample Size Calculations in Clinical Research
Regional Techniques and Length of Hospital Stay after Abdominal Aortic Surgery
Regional Techniques and Length of Hospital Stay after Abdominal Aortic Surgery
Regional Techniques and Length of Hospital Stay after Abdominal Aortic Surgery
Evaluating Clinical Trials in Anesthesia
Evaluating Clinical Trials in Anesthesia
Harm Associated with Reprogramming Pacemakers for Surgery
Harm Associated with Reprogramming Pacemakers for Surgery
Vecuronium Sensitivity in Part Due to Acute Use of Phenytoin
Vecuronium Sensitivity in Part Due to Acute Use of Phenytoin
Anesthesiology and the Elderly Patient: Are We Ready for the Challenge?
Anesthesiology and the Elderly Patient: Are We Ready for the Challenge?
Old Lessons Forgotten
Old Lessons Forgotten
Amsorb® Causes No Less Carbon Monoxide Formation than Either “New” or “Classic” Sodalime
Amsorb® Causes No Less Carbon Monoxide Formation than Either “New” or “Classic” Sodalime
Acupuncture for Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting Prophylaxis: Where's the Point?
Acupuncture for Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting Prophylaxis: Where's the Point?
Use of High-Resolution Color Personal Data Assistants as Regional Anesthesia Teaching Aides for Resident Education
Radiological Imaging before Epidural Steroid Injections
Harlequin Syndrome following Internal Jugular Vein Catheterization in an Adult under General Anesthetic
Exceptionally Prolonged Anesthesia after a Small Dose of Intrathecal Bupivacaine
A History of Anaesthesia through Postage Stamps.
Conscious Sedation.
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