Taras Usichenko

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Affiliation: University of Greifswald
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Implementation of the quality management system improves postoperative pain treatment: a prospective pre-/post-interventional questionnaire study
    T I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Medicine of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 110:87-95. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic pain with millimetre wave therapy (MWT) in patients with diffuse connective tissue diseases: a pilot case series study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Friedrich Loeffler Strasse 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Pain 7:289-94. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Millimetre wave therapy for pain relief after total knee arthroplasty: a randomised controlled trial
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Pain 12:617-23. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupuncture reduces intraoperative fentanyl requirement during hip arthroplasty--a randomized double-blinded study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Dept of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Acupunct Electrother Res 31:213-21. 2006
  5. pmc Auricular acupuncture for pain relief after ambulatory knee surgery: a randomized trial
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    CMAJ 176:179-83. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Acupuncture does not influence brainstem auditory evoked potentials: a volunteer crossover study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Strasse 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Acupunct Med 29:215-20. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Auricular acupuncture for postoperative pain control: a systematic review of randomised clinical trials
    T I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Anaesthesia 63:1343-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Akrinor-induced relaxation of pig coronary artery in vitro is transformed into alpha1-adrenoreceptor-mediated contraction by pretreatment with propranolol
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 47:450-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupuncture for pain relief after total hip arthroplasty - a randomized controlled study
    T I Usichenko
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Pain 114:320-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection of ear acupuncture points by measuring the electrical skin resistance in patients before, during and after orthopedic surgery performed under general anesthesia
    Taras I Usichenko
    Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine Department, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Acupunct Electrother Res 28:167-73. 2003

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Publications19

  1. pmc Implementation of the quality management system improves postoperative pain treatment: a prospective pre-/post-interventional questionnaire study
    T I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Medicine of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 110:87-95. 2013
    ..The aim was to evaluate the clinical effectiveness of a quality management system (QMS), based on procedure-specific, multimodal analgesic protocols, modified to meet the individual patients' requirements...
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic pain with millimetre wave therapy (MWT) in patients with diffuse connective tissue diseases: a pilot case series study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Friedrich Loeffler Strasse 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Pain 7:289-94. 2003
    ..Pain relief is reported to be the most common clinical application of electromagnetic millimetre waves...
  3. ncbi request reprint Millimetre wave therapy for pain relief after total knee arthroplasty: a randomised controlled trial
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Pain 12:617-23. 2008
    ..Millimetre waves applied to surfaces of surgical wounds did not reduce opioid requirement compared to the sham procedure after TKA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupuncture reduces intraoperative fentanyl requirement during hip arthroplasty--a randomized double-blinded study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Dept of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Acupunct Electrother Res 31:213-21. 2006
    ..Other outcome measures were similar in both groups. Auricular acupuncture reduced fentanyl requirement compared to sham procedure during hip arthroplasty...
  5. pmc Auricular acupuncture for pain relief after ambulatory knee surgery: a randomized trial
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    CMAJ 176:179-83. 2007
    ..However, there is no evidence for its use after ambulatory surgery. Our aim was to test whether auricular acupuncture is better than invasive needle control for complementary analgesia after ambulatory knee surgery...
  6. doi request reprint Acupuncture does not influence brainstem auditory evoked potentials: a volunteer crossover study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Strasse 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Acupunct Med 29:215-20. 2011
    ..Although acupuncture is effective for treating several conditions, its site specificity is questionable...
  7. doi request reprint Auricular acupuncture for postoperative pain control: a systematic review of randomised clinical trials
    T I Usichenko
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Anaesthesia 63:1343-8. 2008
    ..Seven randomised clinical trials scored three or more points on the Jadad scale but none of them reached the maximum of 5 points. The evidence that auricular acupuncture reduces postoperative pain is promising but not compelling...
  8. ncbi request reprint Akrinor-induced relaxation of pig coronary artery in vitro is transformed into alpha1-adrenoreceptor-mediated contraction by pretreatment with propranolol
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 47:450-5. 2006
    ..The observed contraction in the preparations pretreated with PROP was probably due to stimulation of unmasked alpha(1)-adrenoreceptors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupuncture for pain relief after total hip arthroplasty - a randomized controlled study
    T I Usichenko
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Pain 114:320-7. 2005
    ..The differences between the groups as regard patients' opinions concerning success of blinding were not significant. Findings from our study demonstrate that AA could be used to reduce postoperative analgesic requirement...
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection of ear acupuncture points by measuring the electrical skin resistance in patients before, during and after orthopedic surgery performed under general anesthesia
    Taras I Usichenko
    Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine Department, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Acupunct Electrother Res 28:167-73. 2003
    ..The frequently found patterns of EAP with lower skin resistance in patients during orthopedic surgery can be useful for treatment of preoperative anxiety and postoperative pain relief...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reducing venipuncture pain by a cough trick: a randomized crossover volunteer study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Anesth Analg 98:343-5, table of contents. 2004
    ..The easily performed cough-trick procedure was effective for pain reduction, although the mechanism remains unclear...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis with electromagnetic millimeter waves applied to acupuncture points--a randomized double blind clinical study
    Taras I Usichenko
    Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine Department, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Acupunct Electrother Res 28:11-8. 2003
    ..Patients from group III reported the changes of pain and joint stiffness only after real MW sessions. After further large-scale clinical investigations MWT may become a non-invasive adjunct in therapy of patients with RA...
  13. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal instillation of taurolidine or polihexanide modulates intestinal microcirculation in experimental endotoxemia
    Helge Frieling
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23b, 17487, Greifswald, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:807-17. 2007
    ..Treatment of peritonitis may include peritoneal lavage/instillation with anti-infective agents like taurolidine or chlorhexidine...
  14. doi request reprint Acute high-dose sodium selenite administration improves intestinal microcirculation without affecting cytokine release in experimental endotoxemia
    Matthias Grundling
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, Greifswald, Germany
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 23:138-43. 2009
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  15. pmc Activated protein C improves intestinal microcirculation in experimental endotoxaemia in the rat
    Christian Lehmann
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Crit Care 10:R157. 2006
    ..Therefore, the present study aimed to investigate the effects of APC on intestinal microcirculation during experimental endotoxaemia in rats by using intravital microscopy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Thermostatic tissue platform for intravital microscopy: 'the hanging drop' model
    Dragan Pavlovic
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Friedrich Loeffler Strasse 23b, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    J Microsc 224:203-10. 2006
    ..The 'hanging drop' technique prevented any tissue quenching, ensured undisturbed microcirculation, provided for stable temperature and humidity, and permitted a clear visual field...
  17. doi request reprint s-Carboxymethylcysteine inhibits carbachol-induced constriction of epithelium-denuded rat and human airway preparations
    Dragan Pavlovic
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 35:663-9. 2008
    ..Whether the epithelium was responding to S-CMC by producing some contracting factor(s) requires further investigation...
  18. doi request reprint Methods of administering superimposed high-frequency jet ventilation and the associated risk for aspiration in a model of tracheal bleeding
    Andreas Nowak
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Pain Management, Dresden Friedrichstadt Hospital, Academic Teaching Hospital, Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Respiration 85:59-63. 2013
    ..To determine the suitability of different superimposed high-frequency jet ventilation (SHFJV) application methods during tracheal bleeding...
  19. pmc Effects of dopexamine on the intestinal microvascular blood flow and leukocyte activation in a sepsis model in rats
    Jurgen Birnbaum
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Campus Charite Mitte, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Crit Care 10:R117. 2006
    ..The administration of dopexamine may constitute a therapeutical option to improve hepatosplanchnic perfusion in sepsis. In order to verify this hypothesis, we administered dopexamine in an experimental sepsis model in rats...