THIS MONTH IN ANESTHESIOLOGY
Perfluorochemical “Red Blood Cell Substitutes”
No Myth: Anesthesia Is a Model for Addressing Patient Safety
Use of Perflubron Emulsion to Decrease Allogeneic Blood Transfusion in High-blood-loss Non-Cardiac Surgery
Non–steady State Analysis of the Pharmacokinetic Interaction between Propofol and Remifentanil
Propofol
Validation Study of Two-microphone Acoustic Reflectometry for Determination of Breathing Tube Placement in 200 Adult Patients
Modeling of the Sedative and Airway Obstruction Effects of Propofol in Patients with Parkinson Disease undergoing Stereotactic Surgery
Comparison of Acustimulation and Ondansetron for the Treatment of Established Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
Pharmacokinetics of Propofol Infusions in Critically Ill Neonates, Infants, and Children in an Intensive Care Unit
Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics of Propofol in a Medium-Chain Triglyceride Emulsion
Changes of Electroencephalographic Bicoherence during Isoflurane Anesthesia Combined with Epidural Anesthesia
Propofol and Sevoflurane in Subanesthetic Concentrations Act Preferentially on the Spinal Cord
Conventional Mechanical Ventilation Is Associated with Bronchoalveolar Lavage-induced Activation of Polymorphonuclear Leukocytes
Evaluation of Anesthesia Residents Using Mannequin-based Simulation
Both Local Anesthetics and Salbutamol Pretreatment Affect Reflex Bronchoconstriction in Volunteers with Asthma undergoing Awake Fiberoptic Intubation
Inhibition of Mammalian Gq Protein Function by Local Anesthetics
Evidence for the Involvement of Spinal Cord α1 Adrenoceptors in Nitrous Oxide–induced Antinociceptive Effects in Fischer Rats
Effect of Local Anesthetic on Neuronal Cytoplasmic Calcium and Plasma Membrane Lysis (Necrosis) in a Cell Culture Model
Myocardial Effects of Halothane and Isoflurane in Senescent Rats
Mechanism of Preconditioning by Isoflurane in Rabbits: A Direct Role for Reactive Oxygen Species
Clonidine and Dexmedetomidine Potently Inhibit Peristalsis in the Guinea Pig Ileum In Vitro
General Anesthetics Do Not Affect Release of the Neuropeptide Cholecystokinin from Isolated Rat Cortical Nerve Terminals
Effects of Bupivacaine on Mitochondrial Energy Metabolism in Heart of Rats following Exposure to Chronic Hypoxia
Nonhalogenated Alkanes Cyclopropane and Butane Affect Neurotransmitter-gated Ion Channel and G-protein–coupled Receptors
Desflurane Improves Neurologic Outcome after Low-flow Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Newborn Pigs
Isoflurane-induced Cerebral Hyperemia Is Partially Mediated by Nitric Oxide and Epoxyeicosatrienoic Acids in Mice In Vivo
Effects of Delayed Administration of Low-dose Lidocaine on Transient Focal Cerebral Ischemia in Rats
Inhibitory Effects of Isoflurane and Nonimmobilizing Halogenated Compounds on Neuronal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors
Investigation of Systemic Bupivacaine Toxicity using the In situ Perfused Working Heart-Brainstem Preparation of the Rat
Propofol Increases Pulmonary Artery Smooth Muscle Myofilament Calcium Sensitivity
Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Traditional with Two “Mobile” Epidural Techniques
Postural Stability following Ambulatory Regional Analgesia for Labor
Fetal and Maternal Effects of Phenylephrine and Ephedrine during Spinal Anesthesia for Cesarean Delivery
Mechanisms of Postoperative Pain: Clinical Indications for a Contribution of Central Neuronal Sensitization
Microinjection of an Adenosine A1 Agonist into the Medial Pontine Reticular Formation Increases Tail Flick Latency to Thermal Stimulation
Functional μ Opioid Receptors Are Reduced in the Spinal Cord Dorsal Horn of Diabetic Rats
Anesthesia Safety: Model or Myth?
Perioperative Atrial Tachyarrhythmias
Decompression of Ludwig Angina under Cervical Block
Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography To Assess Septic Coronary Embolism
Management of Unexplained Antepartum Circulatory Collapse Directed by Transesophageal Echocardiography Findings
Perioperative Bilateral Median Neuropathy
Positive Malignant Hyperthermia Susceptibility In Vitro Test in a Patient with Mitochondrial Myopathy and Myoadenylate Deaminase Deficiency
Pregnant Patient with Primary Pulmonary Hypertension: General Anesthesia and Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support for Termination of Pregnancy
Intrathecal Ketorolac Reverses Hypersensitivity following Acute Fentanyl Exposure
Ambient O.R. Temperatures and Datex-Ohmeda 7900 SmartVent Malfunction
Ambient O.R. Temperatures and Datex-Ohmeda 7900 SmartVent Malfunction
Traumatic Retropharyngeal Hematoma Necessitating Emergency Intubation
Fiberoptic Transorbital Intubation: Alternative for Tracheotomy in Patients after Exenteration of the Orbit
Chewing Gum on a Laryngeal Mask Airway™
Second Opinion: The Columbia Presbyterian Guide to Surgery.
Acute Pain Management: A Practical Guide.
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