I F Russell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hull
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi At caesarean section under regional anaesthesia, it is essential to test sensory block with light touch before allowing surgery to start
    I F Russell
    Consultant Anaesthetist, Hull Royal Infirmary, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 15:294-7. 2006
  2. ncbi A comparison of cold, pinprick and touch for assessing the level of spinal block at caesarean section
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 13:146-52. 2004
  3. doi The ability of bispectral index to detect intra-operative wakefulness during total intravenous anaesthesia compared with the isolated forearm technique
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Anaesthesia 68:502-11. 2013
  4. doi A prospective controlled study of continuous spinal analgesia versus repeat epidural analgesia after accidental dural puncture in labour
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, East Yorkshire, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 21:7-16. 2012
  5. ncbi Epidural top-ups for category I/II emergency caesarean section should be given only in the operating theatre
    Ian F Russell
    Consultant Anaesthetist, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull HU3 2JZ, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 13:259-65. 2004
  6. ncbi The Narcotrend 'depth of anaesthesia' monitor cannot reliably detect consciousness during general anaesthesia: an investigation using the isolated forearm technique
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Anlaby Road, Hull HU3 2JZ, UK
    Br J Anaesth 96:346-52. 2006
  7. doi Low-dose epidural top up for emergency caesarean delivery: a randomised comparison of levobupivacaine versus lidocaine/epinephrine/fentanyl
    P Balaji
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull HU3 2JZ, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 18:335-41. 2009
  8. ncbi A randomised comparison of 0.5% bupivacaine with a lidocaine/epinephrine/fentanyl mixture for epidural top-up for emergency caesarean section after "low dose" epidural for labour
    J Goring-Morris
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Kingston upon Hull, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 15:109-14. 2006
  9. doi A double blind comparison of the variability of block levels assessed using a hand help Neurotip or a Neuropen at elective caesarean section under spinal anaesthesia
    A T Shirgaonkar
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 19:61-6. 2010
  10. ncbi Absence of memory for intra-operative information during surgery with total intravenous anaesthesia
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Kingston upon Hull, UK
    Br J Anaesth 86:196-202. 2001

Collaborators

  • U Pandey
  • S W Lindow
  • A Thangamuthu
  • N M Nor
  • M Purva
  • A T Shirgaonkar
  • P Balaji
  • Pinki Singh
  • J Goring-Morris
  • Asif S H Zaidi
  • Z Rafique
  • P Dhillon
  • J Caplin
  • R R Jha
  • E A Masson
  • S W Husaini
  • A R Dhillon
  • K U Shibli

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi At caesarean section under regional anaesthesia, it is essential to test sensory block with light touch before allowing surgery to start
    I F Russell
    Consultant Anaesthetist, Hull Royal Infirmary, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 15:294-7. 2006
  2. ncbi A comparison of cold, pinprick and touch for assessing the level of spinal block at caesarean section
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 13:146-52. 2004
    ..When using diamorphine 100 micrograms/mL mixed with bupivacaine 0.5% w/v in 8% dextrose, no patient felt any pain or discomfort provided the block to Neurotip or ethyl chloride touch sensations included T6 or above...
  3. doi The ability of bispectral index to detect intra-operative wakefulness during total intravenous anaesthesia compared with the isolated forearm technique
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Anaesthesia 68:502-11. 2013
    ..001). The manual control of propofol intravenous anaesthesia to target a bispectral index range of 55-60 may result in an unacceptable number of patients who are conscious during surgery (albeit without recall)...
  4. doi A prospective controlled study of continuous spinal analgesia versus repeat epidural analgesia after accidental dural puncture in labour
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, East Yorkshire, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 21:7-16. 2012
    ..This treatment has never been tested in a controlled manner...
  5. ncbi Epidural top-ups for category I/II emergency caesarean section should be given only in the operating theatre
    Ian F Russell
    Consultant Anaesthetist, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull HU3 2JZ, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 13:259-65. 2004
  6. ncbi The Narcotrend 'depth of anaesthesia' monitor cannot reliably detect consciousness during general anaesthesia: an investigation using the isolated forearm technique
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Anlaby Road, Hull HU3 2JZ, UK
    Br J Anaesth 96:346-52. 2006
    ....
  7. doi Low-dose epidural top up for emergency caesarean delivery: a randomised comparison of levobupivacaine versus lidocaine/epinephrine/fentanyl
    P Balaji
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull HU3 2JZ, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 18:335-41. 2009
    ..We wished to compare the onset of levobupivacaine with that of a 2% lidocaine/epinephrine/fentanyl mixture...
  8. ncbi A randomised comparison of 0.5% bupivacaine with a lidocaine/epinephrine/fentanyl mixture for epidural top-up for emergency caesarean section after "low dose" epidural for labour
    J Goring-Morris
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Kingston upon Hull, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 15:109-14. 2006
    ..However, it is not known whether adding fentanyl to the lidocaine/epinephrine mixture would increase speed of onset or improve the efficacy of the mixture when topping up for an emergency caesarean section...
  9. doi A double blind comparison of the variability of block levels assessed using a hand help Neurotip or a Neuropen at elective caesarean section under spinal anaesthesia
    A T Shirgaonkar
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 19:61-6. 2010
    ..We wished to investigate whether compared to the Neurotip, the Neuropen would reduce the variability of assessed block levels between anaesthetists of varying experience...
  10. ncbi Absence of memory for intra-operative information during surgery with total intravenous anaesthesia
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Kingston upon Hull, UK
    Br J Anaesth 86:196-202. 2001
    ..Furthermore, with this anaesthetic technique, it would seem that--provided any period of patient responsiveness is short and that unconsciousness is induced rapidly again--there is no evidence of implicit or explicit memory...
  11. doi The ability of bispectral index to detect intra-operative wakefulness during isoflurane/air anaesthesia, compared with the isolated forearm technique
    I F Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Anaesthesia 68:1010-20. 2013
    ..Titrating isoflurane to target a bispectral index range of 55-60 may result in an unacceptable number of patients who are conscious during surgery (albeit without recall)...
  12. ncbi A randomised double-blind comparison of epidural fentanyl versus fentanyl and bupivicaine for pain relief in the second stage of labour
    S W Lindow
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Women and Children s Hospital, Hull Royal Infirmary, The University of Hull, Kingston upon Hull, UK
    BJOG 111:1075-80. 2004
    ..To compare the effectiveness of two different methods for epidural analgesia in the second stage of labour-fentanyl alone versus the usual mixture of bupivicaine and fentanyl...
  13. ncbi Epidural failure rate using a standardised definition
    A Thangamuthu
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust, Hull, UK Electronic address
    Int J Obstet Anesth 22:310-5. 2013
    ..A definition of epidural failure was standardised using a modified Delphi approach involving senior obstetric anaesthetists in the UK. Using this definition, epidural failures were calculated in our institution...
  14. ncbi Assessing blocks after spinal anaesthesia for elective caesarean section: how different questions affect findings from the same stimulus
    N M Nor
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 22:294-7. 2013
    ..The difference between these two assessment methods is unknown. The current study presents prospectively collected sensory block data which included both block to touch and the level when touch was the same as a control stimulus...
  15. ncbi How competent are obstetric and gynaecology trainees in managing maternal cardiac arrests?
    U Pandey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Hull Royal Infirmary, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:507-8. 2006
    ..Attendance at a local Basic Life Support course should be compulsory for obstetric and gynaecology trainees early in their career...
  16. doi Pregnancy outcome with Marfan's syndrome and aortic root replacement
    Pinki Singh
    Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 28:226-8. 2008
  17. ncbi A randomised controlled trial of the closure or non-closure of peritoneum at caesarean section: effect on post-operative pain
    Z Rafique
    Department of Anaesthetics, Castle Hill Hospital, Hull, UK
    BJOG 109:694-8. 2002
    ..To compare the analgesic requirement in the post-operative period after closure or non-closure of the peritoneum at the caesarean delivery with a standardised anaesthetic and surgical technique...
  18. ncbi Is transcutaneous electrical stimulation a realistic surrogate for genuine surgical stimulation during spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery?
    Asif S H Zaidi
    Department of Anesthetics, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull HU3 2JZ, UK
    Anesth Analg 100:1477-81, table of contents. 2005
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  19. ncbi Unreliability of sharp pinprick sensation
    Ian F Russell
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 27:335. 2002