Robert A Dyer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Oxytocin for labour and caesarean delivery: implications for the anaesthesiologist
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 24:255-61. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of ephedrine, phenylephrine, and the coadministration of phenylephrine with oxytocin during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town and New Groote Schuur Hospital, Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 111:753-65. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The use of uterotonic drugs during caesarean section
    R A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Int J Obstet Anesth 19:313-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Obstetric anaesthesia in low-resource settings
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:401-12. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Maternal hemodynamic monitoring in obstetric anesthesia
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 109:765-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Hemodynamic changes associated with spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery in severe preeclampsia
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 108:802-11. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Comparison between pulse waveform analysis and thermodilution cardiac output determination in patients with severe pre-eclampsia
    R A Dyer
    D23 Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospital, Observatory, 7925 Cape Town, South Africa
    Br J Anaesth 106:77-81. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective, randomized trial comparing general with spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery in preeclamptic patients with a nonreassuring fetal heart trace
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town and New Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 99:561-9; discussion 5A-6A. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Postoperative sensitization and pain after cesarean delivery and the effects of single im doses of tramadol and diclofenac alone and in combination
    Clive H Wilder-Smith
    Visceral Physiology Institute and Department of Anaesthetics, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesth Analg 97:526-33, table of contents. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of the anaesthetist in the management of the pre-eclamptic patient
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town and New Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:168-74. 2007

Collaborators

  • M F M James
  • Brendan Carvalho
  • Jennifer M Thomas
  • Clive H Wilder-Smith
  • Mark B Bloch
  • Anthony R Reed
  • Peter C Gordon
  • Lauren Hill
  • Ed Coetzee
  • Gregory Torr
  • Sylvia A Heijke

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Oxytocin for labour and caesarean delivery: implications for the anaesthesiologist
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 24:255-61. 2011
    ..The review focuses on recent research on the uterotonic effects of oxytocin for prophylaxis and management of uterine atony during caesarean delivery...
  2. doi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of ephedrine, phenylephrine, and the coadministration of phenylephrine with oxytocin during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town and New Groote Schuur Hospital, Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 111:753-65. 2009
    ..The hypothesis was that phenylephrine, but not ephedrine, decreases CO when administered in response to hypotension during spinal anesthesia...
  3. doi request reprint The use of uterotonic drugs during caesarean section
    R A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Int J Obstet Anesth 19:313-9. 2010
    ..This review examines the adverse haemodynamic and side effects, and methods for their limitation. An approach to dosing and choices of agent for the limitation of postpartum haemorrhage is suggested...
  4. doi request reprint Obstetric anaesthesia in low-resource settings
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:401-12. 2010
    ..Guiding principles for the practice of analgesia for labour, anaesthesia for caesarean section and the management of obstetric emergencies, where the anaesthetist also has a central role, are suggested...
  5. doi request reprint Maternal hemodynamic monitoring in obstetric anesthesia
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 109:765-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Hemodynamic changes associated with spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery in severe preeclampsia
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 108:802-11. 2008
    ..This study used a beat-by-beat monitor of cardiac output (CO) to characterize the response to SA. The hypothesis was that CO would decrease from baseline values by less than 20%...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison between pulse waveform analysis and thermodilution cardiac output determination in patients with severe pre-eclampsia
    R A Dyer
    D23 Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospital, Observatory, 7925 Cape Town, South Africa
    Br J Anaesth 106:77-81. 2011
    ..This study compared cardiac output (CO) measurements derived from pulse waveform analysis with values obtained by thermodilution (TD), in patients with post-partum complications of severe pre-eclampsia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective, randomized trial comparing general with spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery in preeclamptic patients with a nonreassuring fetal heart trace
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Cape Town and New Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesthesiology 99:561-9; discussion 5A-6A. 2003
    ..This study examined both markers of neonatal hypoxia and maternal hemodynamics...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postoperative sensitization and pain after cesarean delivery and the effects of single im doses of tramadol and diclofenac alone and in combination
    Clive H Wilder-Smith
    Visceral Physiology Institute and Department of Anaesthetics, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesth Analg 97:526-33, table of contents. 2003
    ..Only the analgesic combination prevented both primary and secondary hyperalgesia. Preoperative sensory thresholds may allow prediction of postoperative sensitization...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of the anaesthetist in the management of the pre-eclamptic patient
    Robert A Dyer
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town and New Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:168-74. 2007
    ..Recent literature on the anaesthetist's role in the management of the patient with severe pre-eclampsia is reviewed, with particular emphasis on the role of regional anaesthesia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Anaesthesia - what has the University of Cape Town contributed?
    Jennifer M Thomas
    Department of Anaesthesia, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 102:415-8. 2012
    ..Furthermore, our research has contributed to major advances in obstetric and endocrine anaesthesia, and training in the department is recognised as being among the best in the world...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tramadol infusion for postthoracotomy pain relief: a placebo-controlled comparison with epidural morphine
    Mark B Bloch
    Department of Anesthesia, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    Anesth Analg 94:523-8; table of contents. 2002
    ..We conclude that an intraoperative bolus of tramadol followed by an infusion was as effective as epidural morphine and avoided the necessity of placing a thoracic epidural catheter...