Marie T Aouad

Summary

Affiliation: American University of Beirut
Country: Lebanon

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Multimodal analgesia to prevent propofol-induced pain: pretreatment with remifentanil and lidocaine versus remifentanil or lidocaine alone
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 104:1540-4, table of contents. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint A single dose of propofol at the end of surgery for the prevention of emergence agitation in children undergoing strabismus surgery during sevoflurane anesthesia
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut, Medical Center, Lebanon
    Anesthesiology 107:733-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Haloperidol vs. ondansetron for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting following gynaecological surgery
    M T Aouad
    American University of Beirut, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:171-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Continuous paraverte bral block for the management of post-thoracotomy pain in a patient undergoing tracheal reconstruction
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P O Box 113 6044, Beirut Lebanon
    Middle East J Anesthesiol 17:449-54. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Perioperative management of the patient undergoing vascular surgery
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut
    Middle East J Anesthesiol 17:665-89. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Resistance to cisatracurium in a patient with MELAS syndrome
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anaesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Centre, Beirut, Lebanon
    Paediatr Anaesth 15:1124-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Preoperative caudal block prevents emergence agitation in children following sevoflurane anesthesia
    M T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:300-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The analgesic efficacy of subarachnoid morphine in comparison with ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane block after cesarean delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Ghassan E Kanazi
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P O Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 111:475-81. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The effect of low-dose remifentanil on responses to the endotracheal tube during emergence from general anesthesia
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 108:1157-60. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Excellent intubating conditions with remifentanil-propofol and either low-dose rocuronium or succinylcholine
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P O Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Can J Anaesth 56:483-8. 2009

Collaborators

  • Roland N Kaddoum
  • A S Baraka
  • Jamal H Bleik
  • Mohamad F El-Khatib
  • Frederic J Gerges
  • Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
  • Ghassan E Kanazi
  • Vanda G Yazbeck-Karam
  • Samar K Taha
  • Hoda S Karam
  • Faraj W Abdallah
  • Vanda G Yazbek-Karam
  • Viviane G Nasr
  • Dima G Daaboul
  • Patricia G Deeb
  • Badiaa Masri
  • Janane E Hanna
  • Daisy E Barakat
  • Elie L Abi Nader
  • Jalal N Hajj Hussein
  • Georges M Cherfane
  • Al Moataz Billah F Adham
  • Mohamad I Khatib
  • Diala W Harfoush
  • Simon J Rassi
  • Roula W Haswani
  • Achir A Al Alami
  • Mohamad F Khatib
  • Jules Marie A Shehade
  • Reine A Zbeidy
  • Jules Marie A Chehade
  • Reine A Zbeide
  • Ashir A Al Alami
  • Farah H Mokadem
  • Badri W Zahreddine
  • Pierre S Youssef
  • Joseph N Yammine
  • Fouad T Atik
  • Walid M Haddad
  • Boutros F Hachem
  • Mona A Hakki
  • Vanda G Yazbek
  • Mireille S Azar
  • Mohamed F El Khatib
  • Marie Rose A Muallem
  • Faraj M Massouh
  • Mirna I Zalaket
  • Carina E Berzina
  • Maya I Jalbout

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Multimodal analgesia to prevent propofol-induced pain: pretreatment with remifentanil and lidocaine versus remifentanil or lidocaine alone
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 104:1540-4, table of contents. 2007
    ..Propofol is well-known for its pain on injection. Premixture with lidocaine or pretreatment with remifentanil reduces injection pain. A multimodal approach might offer additional mitigation of propofol injection pain...
  2. ncbi request reprint A single dose of propofol at the end of surgery for the prevention of emergence agitation in children undergoing strabismus surgery during sevoflurane anesthesia
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut, Medical Center, Lebanon
    Anesthesiology 107:733-8. 2007
    ..The authors compared the incidence and severity of emergence agitation in children who received a single dose of propofol at the end of strabismus surgery versus children who received saline...
  3. ncbi request reprint Haloperidol vs. ondansetron for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting following gynaecological surgery
    M T Aouad
    American University of Beirut, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:171-8. 2007
    ..Ondansetron is widely used for the prophylaxis of postoperative nausea and vomiting, while haloperidol is an antiemetic that lacks recent data on efficacy and adverse effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Continuous paraverte bral block for the management of post-thoracotomy pain in a patient undergoing tracheal reconstruction
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P O Box 113 6044, Beirut Lebanon
    Middle East J Anesthesiol 17:449-54. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Perioperative management of the patient undergoing vascular surgery
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut
    Middle East J Anesthesiol 17:665-89. 2004
    ..Also, they should continuously upgrade their skills to cope with the development of new techniques, such as endovascular repairs, that may minimize postoperative morbidity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Resistance to cisatracurium in a patient with MELAS syndrome
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anaesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Centre, Beirut, Lebanon
    Paediatr Anaesth 15:1124-7. 2005
    ..Marked resistance to the nondepolarizing muscle relaxant, cisatracurium was observed. The anesthesia management, as well as the various causes of resistance to cisatracurium in this patient are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preoperative caudal block prevents emergence agitation in children following sevoflurane anesthesia
    M T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:300-4. 2005
    ..Although this phenomenon is present with adequate pain relief or even following pain-free procedures, pain is still regarded as a major contributing factor...
  8. ncbi request reprint The analgesic efficacy of subarachnoid morphine in comparison with ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane block after cesarean delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Ghassan E Kanazi
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P O Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 111:475-81. 2010
    ..In this study we tested the hypothesis that subarachnoid morphine would provide more prolonged and superior analgesia than would transversus abdominis plane block in patients undergoing elective cesarean delivery...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of low-dose remifentanil on responses to the endotracheal tube during emergence from general anesthesia
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 108:1157-60. 2009
    ..Emergence from general anesthesia can be associated with coughing, agitation, and hemodynamic disturbances. Remifentanil may attenuate these responses...
  10. ncbi request reprint Excellent intubating conditions with remifentanil-propofol and either low-dose rocuronium or succinylcholine
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P O Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Can J Anaesth 56:483-8. 2009
    ..3 mg . kg(-1)) with intubating conditions 60 s after administering succinylcholine 1.5 mg . kg(-1)...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comparison of sevoflurane-propofol versus sevoflurane or propofol for laryngeal mask airway insertion in adults
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11 0236 Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 100:1204-9. 2005
    ..001). The report shows that induction of anesthesia with sevoflurane-propofol combined provides a frequent incidence of successful LMA insertion at the first attempt that is associated with an infrequent incidence of apnea...
  12. doi request reprint A randomized trial comparing colloid preload to coload during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 109:1219-24. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that, in contrast to crystalloid, a colloid preload may be more effective than colloid coload for reducing the incidence of spinal anesthesia-induced hypotension...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of injection of two vs 10 mL saline on the subsequent spread and quality of epidural analgesia in parturients
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, POB 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Anesth 18:575-9. 2006
    ..To determine whether two vs 10 mL of saline injected into the epidural space affects the subsequent spread and quality of epidural analgesia in parturients...
  14. doi request reprint The effect of adjuvant drugs on the quality of tracheal intubation without muscle relaxants in children: a systematic review of randomized trials
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Paediatr Anaesth 22:616-26. 2012
    ..The only adjuvant identified in propofol induction was remifentanil (4 μg·kg(-1) ). No serious adverse events were reported with these combinations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intravenous lidocaine as adjuvant to sevoflurane anesthesia for endotracheal intubation in children
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 96:1325-7, table of contents. 2003
    ..In addition, lidocaine minimizes blood pressure fluctuations after tracheal intubation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does ondansetron or granisetron prevent subarachnoid morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery?
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 104:421-4. 2007
    ..We compared the efficacy of granisetron and ondansetron for the prevention of subarachnoid morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intrathecal versus intravenous fentanyl for supplementation of subarachnoid block during cesarean delivery
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Center, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 95:209-13, table of contents. 2002
    ..01). Also, intraoperative nausea and vomiting occurred less frequently in the Intrathecal Fentanyl group compared with the IV Fentanyl group (8 of 23 vs 17 of 25; P = 0.02)...
  18. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of variable rate phenylephrine infusion with rescue phenylephrine boluses versus rescue boluses alone on physician interventions during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery
    Sahar M Siddik-Sayyid
    From the Department of Anesthesiology American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 118:611-8. 2014
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  19. doi request reprint Supplementation of retrobulbar block with clonidine in vitreoretinal surgery: effect on postoperative pain
    Vanda G Yazbeck-Karam
    Department of Anesthesiology, Rizk Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Anesth 23:393-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of clonidine when added to local anesthetics on duration of postoperative analgesia during retrobulbar block...
  20. doi request reprint Effect of vitamin C on morphine use after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomized controlled trial
    Ghassan E Kanazi
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Can J Anaesth 59:538-43. 2012
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal mask airway for ventilation during diagnostic and interventional fibreoptic bronchoscopy in children
    Vanda G Yazbeck-Karam
    Clinique Dr Rizk, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Paediatr Anaesth 13:691-4. 2003
    ..The present report utilizes the laryngeal mask airway (LMATM) for ventilation and anaesthesia administration in children during fibreoptic bronchoscopy using an adult bronchoscope...
  22. ncbi request reprint End-tidal CO2 for prediction of cardiac output following weaning from cardiopulmonary bypass
    Anis S Baraka
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Extra Corpor Technol 36:255-7. 2004
    ..An ETCO2 <30 mm Hg may denote either a low or a normal cardiac output and hence other predictive parameters such as SvO2 must be added...
  23. pmc A comparison between dexamethasone and methylprednisolone for vomiting prophylaxis after tonsillectomy in inpatient children: a randomized trial
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 115:913-20. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that methylprednisolone should be noninferior to dexamethasone for the prevention of vomiting in children after tonsillectomy...
  24. doi request reprint Unusual case of difficult double-lumen endotracheal tube removal
    Vanda G Yazbek-Karam
    Department of Anesthesiology, Rizk Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Anesth 21:514-6. 2009
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Femoral vein cannulation performed by residents: a comparison between ultrasound-guided and landmark technique in infants and children undergoing cardiac surgery
    Marie T Aouad
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut, P O Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anesth Analg 111:724-8. 2010
    ..We examined whether the use of real-time ultrasound guidance is superior to a landmark technique for femoral vein catheterization in children undergoing heart surgery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Methemoglobinemia after a blast injury
    Vanda G Yazbeck-Karam
    Department of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon
    Anesthesiology 100:448-9. 2004