THIS MONTH IN Anesthesiology
Expanding our Horizons
Perioperative Nerve Injury: A Silent Scream?
Bupivacaine-induced Cardiac Arrest
Harvey’s De Motu Cordis
Burden of Proof
Pain Measurement and Beecher's Challenge
Does Correcting the Numbers Improve Long-term Outcome?
Journal-related Activities and Other Special Activities at the 2009 American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting
William L. Young, M.D., Recipient of the 2009 Excellence in Research Award
Mihai Podgoreanu, M.D., Recipient of the 2009 Presidential Scholar Award
Perioperative Peripheral Nerve Injuries
Darwin Etherizes Venus Flytraps
Epinephrine Impairs Lipid Resuscitation from Bupivacaine Overdose
Placental Transfer and Fetal Metabolic Effects of Phenylephrine and Ephedrine during Spinal Anesthesia for Cesarean Delivery
Monitoring Electrical Skin Conductance
Preserved Memory Function during Bispectral Index–guided Anesthesia with Sevoflurane for Major Orthopedic Surgery
Precision of Traditional Approaches for Lumbar Plexus Block
Desflurane, Isoflurane, and Sevoflurane Provide Limited Neuroprotection against Neonatal Hypoxia-Ischemia in a Delayed Preconditioning Paradigm
Dreaming and Electroencephalographic Changes during Anesthesia Maintained with Propofol or Desflurane
Bedside Prediction of Airway Length in Adults and Children
Baroreflex Sensitivity Is Impaired in Patients with Obstructive Jaundice
Delayed Treatment with Isoflurane Attenuates Lipopolysaccharide and Interferon γ–induced Activation and Injury of Mouse Microglial Cells
The Lennox “Anaesthetic Wand”
Effects of Remifentanil on the Spectrum and Quantitative Parameters of Electroencephalogram in Propofol Anesthesia
Wood, Bickley, and Avertin
In Vitro Effects of Propofol and Volatile Agents on Pharmacologically Induced Chloride Channel Myotonia
Isoflurane Inhibits the Tetrodotoxin-resistant Voltage-gated Sodium Channel Nav1.8
Adjunct Nitrous Oxide Normalizes Vascular Reactivity Changes after Hemorrhagic Shock in Mice under Isoflurane Anesthesia
Accuracy of Postoperative End-tidal Pco2 Measurements with Mainstream and Sidestream Capnography in Non-obese Patients and in Obese Patients with and without Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Analgesic Efficacy of Peripheral κ-Opioid Receptor Agonist CR665 Compared to Oxycodone in a Multi-modal, Multi-tissue Experimental Human Pain Model
Does Postoperative Delirium Limit the Use of Patient-controlled Analgesia in Older Surgical Patients?
Contact-free Infrared Thermography for Assessing Effects during Acupuncture: A Randomized, Single-blinded, Placebo-controlled Crossover Clinical Trial
Spinal Microglial Expression and Mechanical Hypersensitivity in a Postoperative Pain Model: Comparison with a Neuropathic Pain Model
Role of Central and Mixed Venous Oxygen Saturation Measurement in Perioperative Care
Predictors of Postoperative Pain and Analgesic Consumption
Cardiac Arrest upon Induction of General Anesthesia: Transesophageal Echocardiography-assisted Diagnosis of Impending Paradoxical Embolus
A Slightly Different Tune: The Multipart Harmony of Noisy Life Support
The Myth of Baby “Anaesthesia”
Manual of Emergency Airway Management, 3rd Edition.
Peripheral Nerve Blocks: A Color Atlas, 3rd Edition.
A Practical Approach to Regional Anesthesia, 4th Edition.
Announcement
Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credit