Andre P Boezaart

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Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of cerebrospinal fluid loss and epidural blood patch on cerebral blood flow in swine
    A P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 26:401-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of propofol and remifentanil for sedation and limitation of movement during periretrobulbar block
    A P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesia, Medi Clinic Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Paarl, Western Cape, South Africa
    J Clin Anesth 13:422-6. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuous thoracic paravertebral block for major breast surgery
    Andre P Boezaart
    Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa RASCI, Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:470-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Paravertebral approach to the brachial plexus: an anatomic improvement in technique
    Andre P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1079, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:241-4. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Early experience with continuous cervical paravertebral block using a stimulating catheter
    Andre P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:406-13. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Perineural infusion of local anesthetics
    Andre P Boezaart
    Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa, Department of Anesthesia, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1079, USA
    Anesthesiology 104:872-80. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint An indication for continuous cervical paravertebral block (posterior approach to the interscalene space)
    Steven C Borene
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:898-900. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrical nerve stimulation using a stimulating catheter: what is the lower limit?
    Merlin J Wehling
    Department of Anesthesiology, College of Nursing, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, 6 JCP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:230-3. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint At the cords, the pinkie towards: Interpreting infraclavicular motor responses to neurostimulation
    Steven C Borene
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:125-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidural spread after continuous cervical paravertebral block: a case report
    Robert M Frohm
    Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa, Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:279-81. 2006

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of cerebrospinal fluid loss and epidural blood patch on cerebral blood flow in swine
    A P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 26:401-6. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that loss of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) causes cerebral vasodilatation, which is reversible with peridural injection of autologous blood...
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of propofol and remifentanil for sedation and limitation of movement during periretrobulbar block
    A P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesia, Medi Clinic Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Paarl, Western Cape, South Africa
    J Clin Anesth 13:422-6. 2001
    ..To compare clinical conditions in patients sedated with propofol or remifentanil during combined peri-bulbar and retrobulbar block (PRBB) for cataract surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuous thoracic paravertebral block for major breast surgery
    Andre P Boezaart
    Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa RASCI, Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:470-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Paravertebral approach to the brachial plexus: an anatomic improvement in technique
    Andre P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1079, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:241-4. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Early experience with continuous cervical paravertebral block using a stimulating catheter
    Andre P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:406-13. 2003
    ..Background and Objectives: This study reports our early experience with continuous cervical paravertebral block (CCPVB) using a stimulating catheter for the management of acute pain after shoulder surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Perineural infusion of local anesthetics
    Andre P Boezaart
    Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa, Department of Anesthesia, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1079, USA
    Anesthesiology 104:872-80. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint An indication for continuous cervical paravertebral block (posterior approach to the interscalene space)
    Steven C Borene
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:898-900. 2003
    ..Because of anatomic considerations, which precluded the use of all other approaches to the brachial plexus, the posterior cervical paravertebral approach provided an effective means of pain control in this difficult clinical situation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrical nerve stimulation using a stimulating catheter: what is the lower limit?
    Merlin J Wehling
    Department of Anesthesiology, College of Nursing, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, 6 JCP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:230-3. 2004
    ..3 mA or less. We present a case of placing a continuous cervical paravertebral catheter with brisk motor response while stimulating the catheter at 0.05 mA, with no adverse sequelae...
  9. ncbi request reprint At the cords, the pinkie towards: Interpreting infraclavicular motor responses to neurostimulation
    Steven C Borene
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 29:125-9. 2004
    ..The pinkie thus moves "toward" the cord that is stimulated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidural spread after continuous cervical paravertebral block: a case report
    Robert M Frohm
    Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa, Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:279-81. 2006
    ..This report illustrates epidural spread after continuous cervical paravertebral block (CCPVB). By fluoroscopy, it also explains the mechanism of the complication...
  11. ncbi request reprint Continuous interscalene block for ambulatory shoulder surgery
    Andre P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, 6 JCP, Iowa City, IA 52242 1079, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 16:295-310. 2002
    ..Suggested drugs and dosages for initial boluses, continuous infusions and patient controlled interscalene analgesia are discussed. Sedation for block placement, and special precautions, are outlined...
  12. doi request reprint Perioperative analgesia for forequarter amputation in a child: a dual paravertebral approach
    Veerandra B Koyyalamudi
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:761-3. 2010
    ..Our patient experienced excellent postoperative analgesia and required no narcotics during the immediate postoperative period...
  13. doi request reprint The insiders' experiences with continuous transversus abdominis plane blocks for analgesia after cesarean delivery
    Linda Le-Wendling
    Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Acute and Perioperative Pain Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0254, USA
    Pain Med 14:305-8. 2013
    ..First-hand experiences and observations of three acute pain medicine specialists who received a continuous transversus abdominis plane block for analgesia after cesarean delivery are presented...
  14. doi request reprint Use of machine-learning classifiers to predict requests for preoperative acute pain service consultation
    Patrick J Tighe
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Pain Med 13:1347-57. 2012
    ..The purpose of this project was to determine whether machine-learning classifiers could predict which patients would require a preoperative acute pain service (APS) consultation...
  15. doi request reprint Did continuous femoral and sciatic nerve block obscure the diagnosis or delay the treatment of acute lower leg compartment syndrome? A case report
    M Anthony Cometa
    Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Acute Pain Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Pain Med 12:823-8. 2011
    ..We report a case of acute lower extremity compartment syndrome that was diagnosed despite continuous regional analgesia with 0.2% ropivacaine via femoral and sciatic nerve catheters...
  16. doi request reprint Dysphagia following anterior cervical arthrodesis is associated with continuous, strong retraction of the esophagus
    Sergio Mendoza-Lattes
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, The University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:256-63. 2008
    ..Our hypothesis was that sustained elevated pressure on the esophagus during anterior cervical arthrodesis is associated with postoperative dysphagia...
  17. doi request reprint Recovery after orthopedic surgery: techniques to increase duration of pain control
    Andre P Boezaart
    Division of Acute and Peri operative Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 25:665-72. 2012
    ..The purpose of this review is to outline methods of increasing the duration of postoperative pain control...
  18. doi request reprint Does "opening the perineural space" before stimulating catheter placement for continuous nerve block add value in clinical practice?
    Meghan R Ficarrotta
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0254, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 35:245-8. 2010
    ..We conducted a double-blind, prospectively randomized study to evaluate this suggestion by adding objective measurements to the original subjective measurements...
  19. doi request reprint Unintended epidural placement of a thoracic paravertebral catheter in a patient with severe chest trauma
    Stephen D Lucas
    Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Regional Anesthesiology and Perioperative Pain Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0254, USA
    Pain Med 12:1284-9. 2011
    ..High-quality radiographic images of an attempted placement of a thoracic paravertebral catheter in the epidural space have not been reported. We present these images to highlight the occurrence of this complication...
  20. ncbi request reprint A method to estimate the depth of the sciatic nerve during subgluteal block by using thigh diameter as a guide
    Eric C Crabtree
    Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa, Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:358-62. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to establish a method of estimating the sciatic nerve depth using the anteroposterior (AP) diameter of the thigh as a marker...
  21. doi request reprint Use of machine learning theory to predict the need for femoral nerve block following ACL repair
    Patrick Tighe
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0254, USA
    Pain Med 12:1566-75. 2011
    ..We report on a classification approach using machine learning (ML) algorithms for prediction of postoperative femoral nerve block (FNB) requirement following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction...
  22. doi request reprint Social network analysis and quantification of a prototypical acute pain medicine and regional anesthesia service
    Patrick J Tighe
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Pain Med 13:808-19. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to quantify the network complexity, information flow, and effect of critical-node failures on a prototypical regional anesthesia and perioperative pain medicine (RAPPM) service using social network analysis...
  23. doi request reprint Long-term ambulatory continuous nerve blocks for terminally ill patients: a case series
    Andrea Toufexis Esch
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Pain Med 11:1299-302. 2010
    ..Intolerable side effects and dissatisfactory pain control with traditional analgesics prompted the utilization of long-term, ambulatory, continuous peripheral nerve blocks (CPNBs) in terminally ill patients for palliative care...
  24. doi request reprint Paravertebral block: cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacral
    Andre P Boezaart
    Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Acute Pain Medicine and Regional Anesthesia, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:637-43. 2009
    ..This article outlines the new developments around all four types of paravertebral block: cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacral...