In the October 2008 BJA…
Calcium channel blockers, beta-blockers, and perioperative cardiovascular stability
Genetic polymorphisms in the cytochrome P450 system and efficacy of 5-hydroxytryptamine type 3 receptor antagonists for postoperative nausea and vomiting
Positive pressure ventilation: what is the real cost?
Dihydropiridine calcium-channel blockers and perioperative mortality in aortic aneurysm surgery†
Can intravenous endothelin-1 be used to enhance hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in healthy humans?
Effects of propofol on human microcirculation
Tei index to assess perioperative left ventricular systolic function in patients undergoing mitral valve repair
Anaesthesia for patients with idiopathic environmental intolerance and chronic fatigue syndrome
Multicentre, parallel-group, comparative trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of sugammadex in patients with end-stage renal failure or normal renal function
Risk factors for severe postoperative nausea and vomiting in a randomized trial of nitrous oxide-based vs nitrous oxide-free anaesthesia
Evaluation of intra-operative tramadol for prevention of catheter-related bladder discomfort: a prospective, randomized, double-blind study
Development and validation of a preoperative scoring system to predict 30 day mortality in patients undergoing hip fracture surgery
Transport with ongoing cardiopulmonary resuscitation may not be futile
I.V. acetaminophen pharmacokinetics in neonates after multiple doses
GlideScope® video laryngoscope: a randomized clinical trial in 203 paediatric patients†
Pregabalin and dexamethasone for postoperative pain control: a randomized controlled study in hip arthroplasty
Combination of opioid agonist and agonist–antagonist: patient-controlled analgesia requirement and adverse events among different-ratio morphine and nalbuphine admixtures for postoperative pain
Effect of local anaesthetic volume (20 vs 5 ml) on the efficacy and respiratory consequences of ultrasound-guided interscalene brachial plexus block
Comparison of prophylactic use of midazolam, ketamine, and ketamine plus midazolam for prevention of shivering during regional anaesthesia: a randomized double-blind placebo controlled trial
Randomized cross-over comparison of cervical-spine motion with the AirWay Scope or Macintosh laryngoscope with in-line stabilization: a video-fluoroscopic study
Video-assisted instruction improves the success rate for tracheal intubation by novices
Anaesthetists be'ware … and alarmed
Safety and jet ventilation
Effects of glyceryl trinitrate on cerebrovascular autoregulation
Recombinant activated factor VII for acute subdural haematoma in an elderly patient taking fondaparinux
Folate for high-risk surgical patients
Effect of preoxygenation practices on bispectral index and the propofol induction
Preoperative ketorolac–acetaminophen–lidocaine with isoflurane–propofol anaesthesia for Caesarean section in a patient with infective endocarditis
Chronic Pain
The Year in Anaesthesia and Critical Care—2
Atlas of Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Anatomy for Orthopaedic Anesthesia
Obstetrics for Anaesthetists
Proceedings of the Anaesthetic Research Society Meeting : Postgraduate Centre, Belfast City Hospital, Belfast june 23–24, 2008