In the February 2013 BJA …
I. ‘Sixth sense’ for patient safety
II. From pilots to Olympians
III. Obesity anaesthesia
Opioid-induced respiratory depression in paediatrics
Inhaled and intravenous treatment in acute severe and life-threatening asthma
Impact of perioperative dexamethasone on postoperative analgesia and side-effects
Left ventricular volume and ejection fraction assessment with transoesophageal echocardiography
Pleth variability index is a weak predictor of fluid responsiveness in patients receiving norepinephrine
N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations and long-term outcome after cardiac surgery
Fast interpretation of thromboelastometry in non-cardiac surgery
Balanced crystalloid compared with balanced colloid solution using a goal-directed haemodynamic algorithm
Intraoperative tissue oxygenation and postoperative outcomes after major non-cardiac surgery
Long-term quality of sleep after remifentanil-based anaesthesia
Relation between mixed venous oxygen saturation and cerebral oxygen saturation measured by absolute and relative near-infrared spectroscopy during off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
Transmission of arterial oxygen partial pressure oscillations to the cerebral microcirculation in a porcine model of acute lung injury caused by cyclic recruitment and derecruitment
Comparison of propofol and fentanyl administered at the end of anaesthesia for prevention of emergence agitation after sevoflurane anaesthesia in children
Ultrasound visual image-guided vs Doppler auditory-assisted radial artery cannulation in infants and small children by non-expert anaesthesiologists
High-dose remifentanil prevents development of thermal hyperalgesia in a neuropathic pain model
A double-blinded randomized evaluation of alfentanil and morphine vs fentanyl
Does warm-up using mental practice improve crisis resource management performance? A simulation study†
Influence of drugs on the response characteristics of the LiDCO sensor
‘Baseline’ measures of ventilatory responses
Ventilatory responses after major surgery and high dependency care
Evaluation of a novel formula for prediction of arterial oxygen partial pressure after changes in FI02
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Tranexamic acid in open cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass, convulsive seizures, and in-hospital mortality
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Timely safe airway management in critically ill patients
Bedside approach to optimizing the positioning of intra-aortic balloon pumps
Subcutaneous emphysema and buccopharyngeal submucosal emphysema after retroperitoneal laparoscopic surgery and upper airway obstruction
Effects of sevoflurane and propofol anaesthesia on cerebral oxygenation during normocapnia and mild hypercapnia
Ultrasound-guided anterior sciatic nerve block in the proximal thigh
Day Case Surgery
Manual of Neonatal Respiratory Care
Atlas of Image-guided Intervention in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine
iPhone App ‘Anaesthesia Exams’
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