Scott Segal

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Placental tissue enhances uterine relaxation by nitroglycerin
    S Segal
    Department of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 6110, USA
    Anesth Analg 86:304-9. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint The tocolytic effect of catecholamines in the gravid rat uterus
    S Segal
    Department of Anesthesia Research Laboratories, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 87:864-9. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of the obstetrician in the relationship between epidural analgesia and cesarean section for dystocia
    S Segal
    Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Anesthesiology 91:90-6. 1999
  4. doi request reprint Labor epidural analgesia and maternal fever
    Scott Segal
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:1467-75. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The effect of maternal catecholamines on the caliber of gravid uterine microvessels
    Scott Segal
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 106:888-92, table of contents. 2008
  6. doi request reprint A randomized trial of dural puncture epidural technique compared with the standard epidural technique for labor analgesia
    Eric Cappiello
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:1646-51. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Local anesthetic requirements are greater in dystocia than in normal labor
    Moeen K Panni
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Anesthesiology 98:957-63. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Transdermal scopolamine for prevention of intrathecal morphine-induced nausea and vomiting after cesarean delivery
    Miriam J P Harnett
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:764-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of spinal anesthesia and simultaneous intravenous bolus of combined phenylephrine and ephedrine versus ephedrine for cesarean delivery
    J P R Loughrey
    Department of Anesthesia, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Obstet Anesth 14:43-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint New local anesthetics. Are they worth the cost?
    Moeen Panni
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:19-38. 2003

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Placental tissue enhances uterine relaxation by nitroglycerin
    S Segal
    Department of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 6110, USA
    Anesth Analg 86:304-9. 1998
    ..This study shows that nitroglycerin can relax uterine contractions in the rat, provided that the placenta is adjacent to the uterus. The mechanism seems to be via the release of nitric oxide...
  2. ncbi request reprint The tocolytic effect of catecholamines in the gravid rat uterus
    S Segal
    Department of Anesthesia Research Laboratories, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 87:864-9. 1998
    ..In this in vitro model, reduction in epinephrine concentration, comparable to that which occurs during effective analgesia, significantly increases uterine activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of the obstetrician in the relationship between epidural analgesia and cesarean section for dystocia
    S Segal
    Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Anesthesiology 91:90-6. 1999
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Labor epidural analgesia and maternal fever
    Scott Segal
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:1467-75. 2010
    ..Future research should define the etiology of this fever and search for safe and effective interventions to prevent it and to inhibit its potential adverse effects on the neonatal brain...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of maternal catecholamines on the caliber of gravid uterine microvessels
    Scott Segal
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 106:888-92, table of contents. 2008
    ..Because EPI exerts predominantly beta-adrenergic, and NE predominantly alpha-adrenergic effects in circulating concentrations, we hypothesized that these changes could lead to uterine arteriole vasoconstriction...
  6. doi request reprint A randomized trial of dural puncture epidural technique compared with the standard epidural technique for labor analgesia
    Eric Cappiello
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:1646-51. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Local anesthetic requirements are greater in dystocia than in normal labor
    Moeen K Panni
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Anesthesiology 98:957-63. 2003
    ..In this article, the authors report a prospective study determining the MLAC of bupivacaine in early labor of parturients who eventually delivered either vaginally or via cesarean section...
  8. ncbi request reprint Transdermal scopolamine for prevention of intrathecal morphine-induced nausea and vomiting after cesarean delivery
    Miriam J P Harnett
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:764-9. 2007
    ..Intrathecal morphine for cesarean delivery provides excellent postoperative analgesia but is associated with significant nausea and vomiting...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of spinal anesthesia and simultaneous intravenous bolus of combined phenylephrine and ephedrine versus ephedrine for cesarean delivery
    J P R Loughrey
    Department of Anesthesia, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Obstet Anesth 14:43-7. 2005
    ..We postulated that this combination, when given as an intravenous bolus for prophylaxis and rescue treatment, could be similarly effective...
  10. ncbi request reprint New local anesthetics. Are they worth the cost?
    Moeen Panni
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:19-38. 2003
    ..The authors believe that large difference in cost cannot be justified on the basis of currently available data...
  11. doi request reprint Have personal statements become impersonal? An evaluation of personal statements in anesthesiology residency applications
    Bryan A Max
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Anesth 22:346-51. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of simultaneous administration of intravenous ephedrine and spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery
    L C Tsen
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Anesth 12:378-82. 2000
    ..To evaluate the hemodynamic effects of an intravenous (IV) ephedrine bolus given simultaneously with spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation does not augment combined spinal epidural labour analgesia
    L C Tsen
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Can J Anaesth 47:38-42. 2000
    ..Because nerve action potentials are blocked by local anesthetics in a frequency dependent manner, we speculated that a TENS unit could increase the quality and duration of the spinal portion of a CSE...
  14. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation does not augment epidural labor analgesia
    L C Tsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Department of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Anesth 13:571-5. 2001
    ..To evaluate whether transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) can increase the quality and duration of an initiation dose of bupivacaine used for the establishment of epidural labor analgesia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is combined spinal-epidural analgesia associated with more rapid cervical dilation in nulliparous patients when compared with conventional epidural analgesia?
    L C Tsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 91:920-5. 1999
    ..The authors hypothesized that anesthetic technique may influence the rate of cervical dilation, and we compared the effects of combined spinalepidural with those of epidural analgesia on the rate of cervical dilation...
  16. doi request reprint A retrospective effectiveness study of loss of resistance to air or saline for identification of the epidural space
    Scott Segal
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:558-63. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that, in actual clinical practice, anesthesiologists using their preferred technique would produce similar analgesic outcomes with either air or saline...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy alters adrenergic mechanisms in uterine arterioles of rats
    Steven Y Wang
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 94:1304-9. 2002
    ..The alpha(1)-adrenergic response is upregulated, whereas the beta-adrenergic response is impaired, in the uterine microcirculation of pregnant rats...
  18. ncbi request reprint Anesthetic considerations for a patient with compound heterozygous medium-chain Acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency
    Steven Y Wang
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 94:1595-7, table of contents. 2002
    ..We describe the anesthetic management of a parturient with compound heterozygous medium chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency, the most common disorder of fatty acid metabolism...
  19. ncbi request reprint Single-dose, sustained-release epidural morphine in the management of postoperative pain after elective cesarean delivery: results of a multicenter randomized controlled study
    Brendan Carvalho
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Anesth Analg 100:1150-8. 2005
    ..Single-dose EREM is a potentially beneficial epidural analgesic for the management of post-cesarean delivery pain and has particular advantages over standard morphine for the period from 24 to 48 h after surgery...
  20. doi request reprint Tale of two sites: capillary versus arterial blood glucose testing in the operating room
    Felix Akinbami
    Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Surg 203:423-7. 2012
    ..This study aims to determine the accuracy of intraoperative blood glucose values using capillary samples relative to arterial samples...
  21. ncbi request reprint Present and emerging strategies for reducing anesthesia-related maternal morbidity and mortality
    Katherine W Arendt
    Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:330-5. 2009
    ..As the demographic of pregnant women continues to change, anesthesiologists will need to continue to find new ways to prevent morbidity and mortality. In this article several new and emerging strategies to meet this challenge are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effect of alterations in a preoperative assessment clinic on reducing the number and improving the yield of cardiology consultations
    Lawrence C Tsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 95:1563-8, table of contents. 2002
    ..We conclude that changes in PATC consultation algorithms, education, and staffing can significantly decrease the use and yield of preoperative cardiology consultations...
  23. doi request reprint The feasibility of epicardial echocardiography for measuring aortic valve area by the continuity equation
    Jan N Hilberath
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:17-22. 2009
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Plagiarism in residency application essays
    Scott Segal
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:112-20. 2010
    ..Anecdotal reports suggest that some residency application essays contain plagiarized content...
  25. doi request reprint Rosuvastatin to prevent vascular events in men and women with elevated C-reactive protein
    Paul M Ridker
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:2195-207. 2008
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Fever, epidurals, and inflammation: a burning issue
    Arvind Palanisamy
    J Clin Anesth 19:165-7. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint Efficacy, safety, and treatment satisfaction of tadalafil versus placebo in patients with erectile dysfunction evaluated at tertiary-care academic centers
    Culley Carson
    Division of Urology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7235, USA
    Urology 65:353-9. 2005
    ..To determine the efficacy, safety, and treatment satisfaction of tadalafil 20 mg for erectile dysfunction (ED) in patients evaluated at tertiary-care academic centers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Epidural analgesia and the progress and outcome of labor and delivery
    Scott Segal
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 40:13-26. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint Combined spinal-epidural versus epidural labor analgesia on progress and outcome of labor
    Lawrence C Tsen
    Anesthesiology 97:283; author reply 283. 2002