In the August 2009 BJA …
Pulling the plug on ad hoc critical incident training
Seven misconceptions regarding volume therapy strategies—and their correction
Anaesthesia for deep brain stimulation and in patients with implanted neurostimulator devices
Intraoperative muscle and fat metabolism in diabetic patients during coronary artery bypass grafting surgery
Protective effects of inhaled carbon monoxide in pig lungs during cardiopulmonary bypass are mediated via an induction of the heat shock response
Uncalibrated arterial pressure waveform analysis for less-invasive cardiac output determination in obese patients undergoing cardiac surgery
Cardiac electrophysiological effects of remifentanil
Preoperative stress and anxiety in day-care patients and inpatients undergoing fast-track surgery
N-terminal fragment of pro-B-type natriuretic peptide is a predictor of cardiac events in high-risk patients undergoing acute hip fracture surgery
Functional walking capacity as an outcome measure of laparoscopic prostatectomy
Epigenetic allele silencing and variable penetrance of malignant hyperthermia susceptibility
Accuracy and precision of a novel non-invasive core thermometer
Effects of staff training on the care of mechanically ventilated patients
Evaluation of the pulse pressure variation index as a predictor of fluid responsiveness during orthotopic liver transplantation
Dexmedetomidine, an α2-adrenergic agonist, inhibits neuronal delayed-rectifier potassium current and sodium current
Propofol consumption and recovery times after bispectral index or cerebral state index guidance of anaesthesia
Haemodynamic effects of repeated doses of oxytocin during Caesarean delivery in healthy parturients
Prospective, randomized comparison of ProSeal™ and Classic™ laryngeal mask airways in anaesthetized neonates and infants
Addition of clonidine or dexmedetomidine to bupivacaine prolongs caudal analgesia in children
Predicting the efficacy of convection warming in anaesthetized children
Avoidance of neuromuscular blocking agents may increase the risk of difficult tracheal intubation
Indices of pulmonary oxygenation in pathological lung states
Development of atelectasis and arterial to end-tidal PCO2-difference in a porcine model of pneumoperitoneum
Thrombelastography® Platelet Mapping™ is a useful preoperative tool in surgical patients taking antiplatelet medication
Preoperative percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure before neurosurgery in the sitting position
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for arterial gas embolism
Subanaesthetic sevoflurane by a helmet for bronchospasm after tracheal extubation
McGrath videolaryngoscope for an anticipated difficult airway
Retroperitoneal haematoma in a patient with continuous psoas compartment block and enoxaparin administration for total knee replacement
Mivacurium in patients with myasthenia gravis undergoing video-assisted thoracoscopic thymectomy
Consent, Benefit and Risk in Anaesthetic Practice
Anesthesia for the High-risk Patient
The Complete Recovery Room Book
Core Topics in Thoracic Anaesthesia
Proceedings of the Anaesthetic Research Society Meeting