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Transversus abdominis plane block
Do approved blood substitutes reduce myocardial infarction size
Assessment of procedural skills in anaesthesia
Magnesium sulphate attenuates arterial pressure increase during laparoscopic cholecystectomy†
Controlled hypotension for middle ear surgery
Administration of bovine polymerized haemoglobin before and during coronary occlusion reduces infarct size in rabbits‡
Effect of short-term exercise training on aerobic fitness in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms
Profound haemodilution during normothermic cardiopulmonary bypass influences neither gastrointestinal permeability nor cytokine release in coronary artery bypass graft surgery
In-theatre training of anaesthetists in a teaching hospital
Investigation of trainee and specialist reactions to the mini-Clinical Evaluation Exercise in anaesthesia
Efficacy of high-fidelity simulation debriefing on the performance of practicing anaesthetists in simulated scenarios
Genetic variation in RYR1 and malignant hyperthermia phenotypes
Comparison of ramosetron with ondansetron for prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting in patients undergoing gynaecological surgery
Hypothermic responses to infection are inhibited by α2-adrenoceptor agonists with possible clinical implications
Cardiovascular reflex responses to temporal reduction in arterial pressure during dexmedetomidine infusion
Training and the European Working Time Directive
Cognitive aid for neonatal resuscitation
Impact of opioid rescue medication for breakthrough pain on the efficacy and tolerability of long-acting opioids in patients with chronic non-malignant pain
Influence of different remifentanil concentrations on the performance of the surgical stress index to detect a standardized painful stimulus during sevoflurane anaesthesia
Virtual reality-based simulator for training in regional anaesthesia
Analgesic efficacy of ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane block in patients undergoing open appendicectomy†
Assessment of topographic brachial plexus nerves variations at the axilla using ultrasonography
Economic aspects of regional anaesthesia
Four cases of anaphylaxis to chlorhexidine impregnated central venous catheters
Ehlers–Danlos syndrome type IV in a child admitted in emergency with peritonitis
Bispectral index may not reflect the depth of anaesthesia in a patient with glycogen storage disease type I
Addition of clonidine or dexmedetomidine to bupivacaine prolongs caudal analgesia in children
Non-acidotic propofol infusion syndrome
Case Studies in Paediatric Critical Care
Atlas of Uncommon Pain Syndromes
Obstetric Anesthesia
Multiple Choice Questions in Intensive Care Medicine