- General anesthetics in pediatric anesthesia: influences on the developing brainMary Ellen McCann
Department of Anaesthesia Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Senior Associate in Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts, USA 02115
Curr Drug Targets 13:944-51. 2012..This paper examines the evidence for the effects of commonly used anesthetics on neuronal structure and neurocognitive function in laboratory models and reviews the relevant clinical human epidemiologic data...
- A comparison of radial artery blood pressure determination between the Vasotrac device and invasive arterial blood pressure monitoring in adolescents undergoing scoliosis surgeryMary E McCann
Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Anesth Analg 101:978-85, table of contents. 2005..83, and r = 0.90, respectively. We conclude that noninvasive BP measurement using the Vasotrac monitor enables near-continuous and reliable monitoring of BP during anesthesia in the prone position and pharmacologic-induced hypotension...
- Is anesthesia bad for the newborn brain?Mary Ellen McCann
Department of Anesthesia Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Anesthesiol Clin 27:269-84. 2009..In this article, the authors review the relevant preclinical and clinical data that are currently available on this topic...