Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
- Spinal versus general anesthesia for orthopedic surgery: anesthesia drug and supply costsChristopher Gonano
Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Anesth Analg 102:524-9. 2006..Moreover, SA seems to be more effective, as patients in the SA group showed lower postoperative pain scores during their stay in the postanesthesia care unit...
- Four-day antithrombin therapy does not seem to attenuate hypercoagulability in patients suffering from sepsisChristopher Gonano
Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Crit Care 10:R160. 2006..The present study investigates the coagulation profile of septic patients before and during four day high-dose AT therapy...
- The anxiolytic effect of pregabalin in outpatients undergoing minor orthopaedic surgeryChristopher Gonano
Department of Anaesthesiology, General Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
J Psychopharmacol 25:249-53. 2011....
- Effect of earplugs on propofol requirement and awareness with recall during spinal anesthesiaC Gonano
Department of Anesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Management, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Minerva Anestesiol 76:504-8. 2010..Beside their beneficial effect against potential harmful intraoperative noise, they reduce the incidence of intraoperative awareness with recall...
- Educational or organizational approach: which is more effective in changing blood-sampling habits?Christopher Gonano
Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Anesth Analg 97:1479-82. 2003..IMPLICATIONS: Organizational change is more effective than educational programs to reduce diagnostic blood loss. Organizational implementation of smaller syringes reduces the amount of discarded blood and can save money...
- Endobronchial intubation detected by insertion depth of endotracheal tube, bilateral auscultation, or observation of chest movements: randomised trialChristian Sitzwohl
Department of Anaesthesiology, General Intensive Care, and Pain Control, Medical University of Vienna General Hospital, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
BMJ 341:c5943. 2010..To determine which bedside method of detecting inadvertent endobronchial intubation in adults has the highest sensitivity and specificity...
- Awake nasotracheal fiberoptic intubation: patient comfort, intubating conditions, and hemodynamic stability during conscious sedation with remifentanilAnette Marie Machata
Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, University of Vienna, Austria
Anesth Analg 97:904-8. 2003..For awake nasotracheal fiberoptic intubation, we therefore recommend remifentanil 0.75 micro g/kg in bolus followed by continuous infusion of 0.075 micro g x kg(-1) x min(-1), supplemented with midazolam 0.05 mg/kg...