C Konrad

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  1. ncbi Learning manual skills in anesthesiology: Is there a recommended number of cases for anesthetic procedures?
    C Konrad
    Institute of Anesthesiology, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 86:635-9. 1998
  2. doi Effects on coagulation of balanced (130/0.42) and non-balanced (130/0.4) hydroxyethyl starch or gelatin compared with balanced Ringer's solution: an in vitro study using two different viscoelastic coagulation tests ROTEMTM and SONOCLOTTM
    M Casutt
    Institute of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Br J Anaesth 105:273-81. 2010
  3. doi Effect of rivaroxaban on blood coagulation using the viscoelastic coagulation test ROTEM™
    M Casutt
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anaesthesist 61:948-53. 2012
  4. ncbi Is an alkalinized lignocaine solution a better topical anaesthetic for intratracheal application?
    C Konrad
    Institute of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 14:616-22. 1997
  5. ncbi Comparing the enzyme allergosorbens and coated allergen particle tests for latex allergy: which in vitro test should be chosen by an anesthesiologist?
    C Konrad
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland Fieber
    Anesth Analg 87:1389-92. 1998
  6. doi Scientific fraud in 20 falsified anesthesia papers : detection using financial auditing methods
    J Hein
    Institute of Anesthesiology, Kantonsspital Nidwalden, 6000, Stans, Switzerland
    Anaesthesist 61:543-9. 2012
  7. ncbi The effects of in vitro hemodilution with gelatin, hydroxyethyl starch, and lactated Ringer's solution on markers of coagulation: an analysis using SONOCLOT
    C Konrad
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 88:483-8. 1999
  8. ncbi Generating a learning curve for pediatric caudal epidural blocks: an empirical evaluation of technical skills in novice and experienced anesthetists
    G Schuepfer
    Department of Pediatric Anesthesia, Institute of Anesthesiology, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 25:385-8. 2000
  9. ncbi Detection of fluid volume absorption by end-tidal alcohol monitoring in patients undergoing endoscopic renal pelvic surgery
    C Konrad
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 11:386-90. 1999
  10. ncbi [Manual skills in anaesthesiology]
    G K Schüpfer
    Institut für Anästhesie, Chirurgische Intensivmedizin, Schmerztherapie und Rettungsmedizin, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anaesthesist 52:527-34. 2003

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  1. ncbi Learning manual skills in anesthesiology: Is there a recommended number of cases for anesthetic procedures?
    C Konrad
    Institute of Anesthesiology, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 86:635-9. 1998
    ..05), and brachial plexus block (P < 0.05), as well as between spinal anesthesia and orotracheal intubation (P < 0.05). Learning curves are a valid tool for monitoring institutional and individual success...
  2. doi Effects on coagulation of balanced (130/0.42) and non-balanced (130/0.4) hydroxyethyl starch or gelatin compared with balanced Ringer's solution: an in vitro study using two different viscoelastic coagulation tests ROTEMTM and SONOCLOTTM
    M Casutt
    Institute of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Br J Anaesth 105:273-81. 2010
    ..42 solution (HES(BAL)), a saline-based 6% HES 130/0.4 solution (HES(SAL)), a balanced lactated Ringer's solution (RL) and a saline-based 4% gelatin solution (GEL)...
  3. doi Effect of rivaroxaban on blood coagulation using the viscoelastic coagulation test ROTEM™
    M Casutt
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anaesthesist 61:948-53. 2012
    ..Of utmost clinical importance was the fact that rivaroxaban treated patients could still show normal ROTEM™ values. Thus, ROTEM™ cannot be a suitable test method to exclude inhibition of blood coagulation by rivaroxaban...
  4. ncbi Is an alkalinized lignocaine solution a better topical anaesthetic for intratracheal application?
    C Konrad
    Institute of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 14:616-22. 1997
    ..Plain and alkalinized lignocaine given directly before intubation reduced the sympathomimetic stress response resulting in a lower noradrenaline concentration and a reduced heart rate...
  5. ncbi Comparing the enzyme allergosorbens and coated allergen particle tests for latex allergy: which in vitro test should be chosen by an anesthesiologist?
    C Konrad
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland Fieber
    Anesth Analg 87:1389-92. 1998
    ..These results suggest that the EAST system is not as sensitive as the CAP system. Therefore, the CAP system should be preferred for the in vitro diagnosis of latex allergy...
  6. doi Scientific fraud in 20 falsified anesthesia papers : detection using financial auditing methods
    J Hein
    Institute of Anesthesiology, Kantonsspital Nidwalden, 6000, Stans, Switzerland
    Anaesthesist 61:543-9. 2012
    ..Additional statements of specificity cannot yet be made as this requires further analysis of data that is definitely not falsified. Future studies exploring conformity might help prevent falsified studies from being published...
  7. ncbi The effects of in vitro hemodilution with gelatin, hydroxyethyl starch, and lactated Ringer's solution on markers of coagulation: an analysis using SONOCLOT
    C Konrad
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 88:483-8. 1999
    ..HES had the largest impact on markers of coagulation compared with G and RL. In conclusion, SCT provides a fast and easy to perform bedside test to quantify in vitro hemodilution...
  8. ncbi Generating a learning curve for pediatric caudal epidural blocks: an empirical evaluation of technical skills in novice and experienced anesthetists
    G Schuepfer
    Department of Pediatric Anesthesia, Institute of Anesthesiology, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 25:385-8. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the number of caudal blocks needed to guarantee a high success rate in performing caudal epidural analgesia in children...
  9. ncbi Detection of fluid volume absorption by end-tidal alcohol monitoring in patients undergoing endoscopic renal pelvic surgery
    C Konrad
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 11:386-90. 1999
    ..To determine the risk of relevant fluid absorption (calculated volume above 500 ml) during endoscopic procedures of the renal pelvis...
  10. ncbi [Manual skills in anaesthesiology]
    G K Schüpfer
    Institut für Anästhesie, Chirurgische Intensivmedizin, Schmerztherapie und Rettungsmedizin, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anaesthesist 52:527-34. 2003
    ..However, the role of medical simulation in the assessment of anesthetists in training is still unclear, and the introduction of simulator-based tests may be premature...
  11. ncbi Blockade of the sciatic nerve in the popliteal fossa: a system for standardization in children
    C Konrad
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 87:1256-8. 1998
    ..The minimal depth of insertion was 13 mm. No failure of blockade was seen in this case series. Blockade of the sciatic nerve can easily be performed in the popliteal fossa even in small children...