I. The Irish are coming
II. Difficult peripheral veins
III. Tidal volume measurement
Complications of non-invasive ventilation techniques
Facilitatory effects of perineural dexmedetomidine on neuraxial and peripheral nerve block
Effectiveness of non-cardiac preoperative testing in non-cardiac elective surgery
Comparison of arterial pressure and plethysmographic waveform-based dynamic preload variables in assessing fluid responsiveness and dynamic arterial tone in patients undergoing major hepatic resection
Time course of haemostatic effects of fibrinogen concentrate administration in aortic surgery
Changes in sevoflurane plasma concentration with delivery through the oxygenator during on-pump cardiac surgery
Vein visualization
Role of patient characteristics for fast-track hip and knee arthroplasty
Anaphylaxis to neuromuscular blocking drugs
Combined treatment with celecoxib and sevoflurane after global cerebral ischaemia has no additive neuroprotective effects in rats
Symptomatic local anaesthetic toxicity and plasma ropivacaine concentrations after transversus abdominis plane block for Caesarean section
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Impact of propofol on mid-latency auditory-evoked potentials in children†
Influence of ketamine and morphine on descending pain modulation in chronic pain patients
Characteristics of pain in hospitalized medical patients, surgical patients, and outpatients attending a pain management centre
Influence of nociceptive stimulation on analgesia nociception index (ANI) during propofol–remifentanil anaesthesia
Evaluation of a novel closed-loop total intravenous anaesthesia drug delivery system
Lidocaine use in ultrasound-guided femoral nerve block
Delivery of tidal volume from four anaesthesia ventilators during volume-controlled ventilation
Anesthesia awareness campaign persists
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Platelet margination in postpartum haemorrhage
Erythrocytes, haemostasis, and coagulation monitoring in postpartum haemorrhage (PPH)
Observational studies are not reliable enough when making decisions about individual patient care
Safety of antifibrinolytic therapy during cardiac surgery and randomized controlled trials
Colour-coded syringe labels
Takotsubo cardiomyopathy
Use of recombinant human deoxyribonuclease for the treatment of acute asthma
Use of magnesium in moderating tachycardia in acute severe asthma in pregnancy
Allergic reaction to mepivacaine in a child
Reducing system errors in the preoperative assessment process
Anaesthetic management of a patient with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease for staged diaphragmatic plication
Utilizing sampled gas to decrease fresh gas flow
Does the site of anterior tracheal puncture affect the success rate of retrograde intubation?