C L Wu

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlation of postoperative pain to quality of recovery in the immediate postoperative period
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 30:516-22. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and analysis of postdischarge symptoms after outpatient surgery
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:994-1003. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after lung resection in Medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:515-20. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after total hip replacement surgery in medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Carnegie 280, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:271-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of pain on health-related quality of life in the immediate postoperative period
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:1078-85, table of contents. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Postoperative cognitive function as an outcome of regional anesthesia and analgesia
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Carnegie 280, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:257-68. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality following surgery in medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:525-33; discussion 515-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender and post-dural puncture headache
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 105:613-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of continuous local anesthetic infusion for postoperative pain after radical retropubic prostatectomy
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Urology 66:366-70. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of postoperative patient-controlled and continuous infusion epidural analgesia versus intravenous patient-controlled analgesia with opioids: a meta-analysis
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 103:1079-88; quiz 1109-10. 2005

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlation of postoperative pain to quality of recovery in the immediate postoperative period
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 30:516-22. 2005
    ..It is unclear whether the severity of postoperative pain may affect patients' quality of recovery in the immediate postoperative period (within 2 weeks of surgery)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and analysis of postdischarge symptoms after outpatient surgery
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:994-1003. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after lung resection in Medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:515-20. 2006
    ..To perform an analysis of the Medicare claims database in patients undergoing lung resection to determine whether there is an association between postoperative epidural analgesia and mortality...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after total hip replacement surgery in medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Carnegie 280, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:271-8. 2003
    ..systemic analgesia) on patient outcomes is unclear. Available randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have focused on the intraoperative period and not properly examined the effect of postoperative epidural analgesia (EA) on outcomes...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of pain on health-related quality of life in the immediate postoperative period
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:1078-85, table of contents. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Postoperative cognitive function as an outcome of regional anesthesia and analgesia
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Carnegie 280, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:257-68. 2004
    ..We systematically reviewed the data from published studies to determine the effect of intraoperative neuraxial anesthesia versus general anesthesia on postoperative cognitive dysfunction and delirium...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality following surgery in medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:525-33; discussion 515-9. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender and post-dural puncture headache
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 105:613-8. 2006
    ..44-0.67). Although the authors found that nonpregnant female subjects seem to have a higher incidence of post-dural puncture headache than males, the etiology behind these findings is not clear from the current meta-analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of continuous local anesthetic infusion for postoperative pain after radical retropubic prostatectomy
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Urology 66:366-70. 2005
    ..To determine whether a subfascial continuous infusion of local anesthetic in patients undergoing radical retropubic prostatectomy would result in a reduction in postoperative opioid requirements and an improvement in pain scores...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of postoperative patient-controlled and continuous infusion epidural analgesia versus intravenous patient-controlled analgesia with opioids: a meta-analysis
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 103:1079-88; quiz 1109-10. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Correlation of postoperative epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality after colectomy in Medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:594-9. 2006
    ..To examine, with a large database, the effect of postoperative epidural analgesia (vs systemic analgesia) on mortality after colectomy is unclear...
  12. ncbi request reprint Perioperative stroke associated with postoperative epidural analgesia
    C L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY, USA
    J Clin Anesth 12:61-3. 2000
    ..The patient recovered full neurologic function before discharge. Postoperative hypotension from epidural analgesia may be associated with stroke; however, a cause-and-effect relationship usually cannot be established with certainty...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of sympathetic nerve blocks in herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia
    C L Wu
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Division of Pain Medicine, 550 N Broadway, Suite 301, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pain 87:121-9. 2000
    ..Current theories of the pathophysiology of PHN, the role of the sympathetic nervous system in herpes zoster and PHN, and published studies investigating use of sympathetic nerve blocks in herpes zoster and PHN are reviewed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlation of postoperative epidural analgesia with morbidity and mortality following total knee replacement in Medicare patients
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:524-7. 2008
    ..Postoperative epidural analgesia was not associated with lower incidence of mortality or major morbidity in Medicare patients who underwent elective total knee replacement...
  15. doi request reprint Treatment of acute postoperative pain
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University and School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Lancet 377:2215-25. 2011
    ..Use of specific analgesic techniques such as regional analgesia could improve patient outcomes. We also examine the development of new analgesic agents and treatment modalities and regimens for acute postoperative pain...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of analgesic technique on postoperative patient-reported outcomes including analgesia: a systematic review
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Hospital of Special Surgery, and the Cornell Weill Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:789-808. 2007
    ..We performed a systematic review to examine the effect of postoperative analgesia on patient-reported outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of postoperative analgesia on major postoperative complications: a systematic update of the evidence
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery and the Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Anesth Analg 104:689-702. 2007
    ..Few individual clinical trials have had sufficient subject numbers to definitively determine the effects of postoperative analgesia on major outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of perioperative central neuraxial analgesia on outcome after coronary artery bypass surgery: a meta-analysis
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Virginia Mason Medical Center and the University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98111, USA
    Anesthesiology 101:153-61. 2004
    ..Perioperative central neuraxial analgesia may improve outcome after coronary artery bypass surgery due to attenuation of stress response and superior analgesia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of ropivacaine-fentanyl patient-controlled epidural analgesia with morphine intravenous patient-controlled analgesia for perioperative analgesia and recovery after open colon surgery
    Robert B Steinberg
    Department of Anesthesiology, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    J Clin Anesth 14:571-7. 2002
    ..To compare the effects of ropivacaine-fentanyl patient-controlled epidural analgesia (PCEA) with morphine intravenous (IV) patient-controlled analgesia (PCA)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Midazolam premedication increases sedation but does not prolong discharge times after brief outpatient general anesthesia for laparoscopic tubal sterilization
    M G Richardson
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Memorial Hospital, New York 14642, USA
    Anesth Analg 85:301-5. 1997
    ..There were no differences in PACU time and time to discharge-readiness. In conclusion, midazolam premedication augments postoperative sedation in this population but does not prolong recovery times...
  21. ncbi request reprint Strategies for postoperative pain management
    Amanda K Brown
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Carnegie 280, 600 North Waite Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 18:703-17. 2004
    ..Ideally, analgesic options should be incorporated into a multimodal approach to facilitate patient recovery after surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the postoperative analgesic efficacy of intravenous patient-controlled analgesia with tramadol to intravenous patient-controlled analgesia with opioids
    Jamie D Murphy
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Opioid Manag 6:141-7. 2010
    ..As such, the authors undertook a systematic review to compare the analgesic efficacy of IVPCA tramadol with that of IVPCA with opioids...
  23. ncbi request reprint The analgesic effects of perioperative gabapentin on postoperative pain: a meta-analysis
    Robert W Hurley
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:237-47. 2006
    ..Gabapentin is an anticonvulsant that has been shown to be effective in the treatment of neuropathic and inflammatory pain in animal and human studies. The analgesic effect of its perioperative use has not been fully elucidated...
  24. doi request reprint Pregabalin as a treatment for painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy: a meta-analysis
    Robert W Hurley
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:389-94. 2008
    ..We examined the effects of pregabalin on pain control, sleep disturbance, and the patient's global impression of change (PGIC) for the treatment of this disorder...
  25. doi request reprint Survey of the utilization of regional and general anesthesia in a tertiary teaching hospital
    Marie N Hanna
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University and School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 34:224-8. 2009
    ..We undertook a prospective observational study to determine the frequency and reasons for not choosing RA in cases for which it was considered an option...
  26. ncbi request reprint Bevel direction and postdural puncture headache: a meta-analysis
    Jeffrey M Richman
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurologist 12:224-8. 2006
    ..We performed a meta-analysis of available trials to determine if bevel direction during lumbar puncture would influence the incidence of PDPH...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pulsed radiofrequency of the dorsal root ganglia is superior to pharmacotherapy or pulsed radiofrequency of the intercostal nerves in the treatment of chronic postsurgical thoracic pain
    Steven P Cohen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Pain Management Division, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pain Physician 9:227-35. 2006
    ..To date, there are no studies comparing pulsed RF to more conventional therapeutic modalities for any pain condition...
  28. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized contralateral intrapleural catheter: bilateral blockade may obscure detection of failed epidural catheterization
    Michael A Cordone
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesth Analg 104:735-7. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Does neuraxial anesthesia reduce intraoperative blood loss? A meta-analysis
    Jeffrey M Richman
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 18:427-35. 2006
    ..To perform a meta-analysis of available randomized controlled trials to determine if neuraxial anesthesia would decrease blood loss, compared with general anesthesia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Does continuous peripheral nerve block provide superior pain control to opioids? A meta-analysis
    Jeffrey M Richman
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesth Analg 102:248-57. 2006
    ..001). CPNB analgesia, regardless of catheter location, provided superior postoperative analgesia and fewer opioid-related side effects when compared with opioid analgesia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of postoperative epidural analgesia: a meta-analysis
    Brian M Block
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA 290:2455-63. 2003
    ..Whether epidural analgesia is a better method than parenteral opioids for postoperative pain control remains controversial...
  32. ncbi request reprint Current treatment options for acute pain
    Allan Gottschalk
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Meyer 8 134, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 3:1599-611. 2002
    ..A growing body of outcome studies demonstrates the long-term efficacy of this approach...
  33. ncbi request reprint A comparison of regional versus general anesthesia for ambulatory anesthesia: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98111, USA
    Anesth Analg 101:1634-42. 2005
    ..Other factors, such as unsuitable discharge criteria and limitations of meta-analysis, may explain this discrepancy...
  34. ncbi request reprint The effect of intravenous opioid patient-controlled analgesia with and without background infusion on respiratory depression: a meta-analysis
    Jessica A George
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Opioid Manag 6:47-54. 2010
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Postoperative pain management in the elderly undergoing thoracic surgery
    Marie N Hanna
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Carnegie 280, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 19:353-61. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, the available data suggest that use of regional analgesic techniques (ie, epidural and paravertebral catheters) is associated with a decrease in perioperative pulmonary complications...
  36. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of the effect of extended-release epidural morphine versus intravenous patient-controlled analgesia on respiratory depression
    Shawn Sumida
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University and School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Opioid Manag 5:301-5. 2009
    ..The authors have undertaken a meta-analysis to examine this issue...
  37. ncbi request reprint Use of spinal anesthesia does not reduce intraoperative blood loss
    Robert P Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Urology 70:523-6. 2007
    ..To determine whether the use of spinal anesthesia (versus general anesthesia) will result in lower intraoperative blood loss for radical retropubic prostatectomy...
  38. ncbi request reprint The association of intraoperative neuraxial anesthesia on anticipated admission to the intensive care unit
    Sandra C Kaufmann
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 1410, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 14:432-6. 2002
    ..To determine whether use of intraoperative neuraxial anesthesia would decrease the frequency of ICU admission postoperatively in orthopedic patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effect of post-operative analgesia on patient morbidity
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 16:549-63. 2002
    ..A multimodal approach incorporating the use of epidural analgesia to control perioperative pathophysiology will facilitate the patient's recovery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effect of local anesthetics on patient recovery after transrectal biopsy
    C L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Urology 57:925-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Injection of lidocaine lateral to the seminal vesicles before prostate biopsy did not diminish biopsy-associated pain...
  41. ncbi request reprint Comparison of postoperative pain in patients receiving interscalene block or general anesthesia for shoulder surgery
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY, USA
    Orthopedics 25:45-8. 2002
    ..006]). A higher percentage of patients who received regional anesthesia had a lower pain rating at 4 hours. Regional anesthesia for shoulder surgery decreases pain and facilitates recovery in the immediate postoperative period...
  42. doi request reprint Regional techniques and outcome: what is the evidence?
    Marie N Hanna
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:672-7. 2009
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Analgesic effects of intravenous lidocaine and morphine on postamputation pain: a randomized double-blind, active placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:841-8. 2002
    ..The authors hypothesized that morphine and lidocaine may have differential effectiveness on stump and phantom pains...
  44. ncbi request reprint Patient outcomes following ambulatory anesthesia
    Nina Deutsch
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Carnegie 280, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 21:403-15. 2003
    ..As new anesthetic drugs and techniques continue to develop, outcomes research will continue to evolve in new directions, providing further information for improvements in patient care...
  45. ncbi request reprint Where in the world is ASRA AcutePOP?
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 34:269-74. 2009
    ..Development of a Web site and applications continues, and a demonstration is planned for the ASRA 2009 meeting...
  46. pmc Risk assessment of obstructive sleep apnea in a population of patients undergoing ambulatory surgery
    Tracey L Stierer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:467-72. 2010
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Regional anesthesia and anticoagulation
    C L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 13:49-58. 2001
    ..Studies examining the use of neuraxial techniques in the presence of various anticoagulants are reviewed and evaluated in the context of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia consensus statements...
  48. pmc Morphine versus mexiletine for treatment of postamputation pain: a randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    Christopher L Wu
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Anesthesiology 109:289-96. 2008
    ..Stump and phantom pains are debilitating sequelae of amputations that are often resistant to treatment. The efficacy of pharmacologic therapies, including opioids and sodium channel blockers, for postamputation pain is uncertain...
  49. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of periprostatic local anesthetic for prostate biopsy analgesia: a meta-analysis
    Jeffrey M Richman
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Urology 67:1224-8. 2006
    ..To perform a meta-analysis of available randomized trials investigating the analgesic efficacy of periprostatic block with local anesthetic...
  50. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of continuous wound catheters delivering local anesthetic for postoperative analgesia: a quantitative and qualitative systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Spencer S Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery and the Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:914-32. 2006
  51. ncbi request reprint Epidural analgesia for postoperative pain
    Jeffrey M Richman
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Carnegie 280, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 23:125-40. 2005
    ..In addition, the use of epidural analgesia should be evaluated on an individual basis because there are risks associated with this technique...
  52. ncbi request reprint Does the routine prophylactic use of antiemetics affect the incidence of postdischarge nausea and vomiting following ambulatory surgery?: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Anil Gupta
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 99:488-95. 2003
  53. ncbi request reprint Local administration of norepinephrine in the stump evokes dose-dependent pain in amputees
    Elaina E Lin
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Clin J Pain 22:482-6. 2006
    ....
  54. doi request reprint An update on the treatment of postherpetic neuralgia
    Christopher L Wu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Pain 9:S19-30. 2008
    ..These data may potentially help clinicians who attempt to provide analgesia in patients with PHN...
  55. ncbi request reprint Difficult removal of a wire-reinforced epidural catheter
    Harold L Pierre
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Anesth 15:140-1. 2003
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Efficacy of bicarbonate in decreasing pain on intradermal injection of local anesthetics: a meta-analysis
    Marie N Hanna
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University and School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 34:122-5. 2009
    ..We performed a meta-analysis of available trials investigating pain during intradermal injection of buffered local anesthetic preparations...
  57. ncbi request reprint Optimizing postoperative analgesia: the use of global outcome measures
    Christopher L Wu
    Anesthesiology 97:533-4. 2002
  58. ncbi request reprint Acute post-surgical pain management: a critical appraisal of current practice, December 2-4, 2005
    James P Rathmell
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05403, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:1-42. 2006
    ..This manuscript details those opinions and presents a critical analysis of the existing evidence supporting new and emerging techniques used to control postsurgical pain...
  59. ncbi request reprint A lovely idea: forming an ASRA Acute Postoperative Pain (AcutePOP) database
    Spencer S Liu
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:291-3. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Strengths and limitations of meta-analysis
    Robert D Stevens
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:1-2. 2007
  61. ncbi request reprint The introduction of a regional anesthesia rotation: effect on resident education and operating room efficiency
    Jeffrey M Richman
    J Clin Anesth 18:240-1. 2006
  62. ncbi request reprint Anticoagulation and neuraxial regional anesthesia: perspectives
    David Bergqvist
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:163-6. 2003