Nalini Vadivelu

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pain after mastectomy and breast reconstruction
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Plastic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Am Surg 74:285-96. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Perioperative analgesia and challenges in the drug-addicted and drug-dependent patient
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 3, New Haven, CT 06520, USA Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 28:91-101. 2014
  3. pmc Tapentadol extended-release for treatment of chronic pain: a review
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    J Pain Res 4:211-8. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Special anesthetic concerns in mentally handicapped institutionalized patients undergoing gynecological procedures in an outpatient setting
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Obstetrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven CT 06520 8051, USA
    Conn Med 68:359-62. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The implications of urine drug testing in pain management
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, University, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Ceder Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Curr Drug Saf 5:267-70. 2010
  6. pmc Recent advances in postoperative pain management
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 83:11-25. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Safety of local anesthesia combined with monitored intravenous sedation for American Society of Anesthesiologists 3 and 4 patients undergoing lower limb-preservation procedures
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 49:152-4. 2010
  8. pmc Management of chronic pain in the elderly: focus on transdermal buprenorphine
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven 06520, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 3:421-30. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Successful cesarean section performed with inadvertent subdural anesthesia
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Conn Med 69:71-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prolonged post-dural puncture headache in a patient with a renal transplant
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Conn Med 70:13-4. 2006

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Pain after mastectomy and breast reconstruction
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Plastic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Am Surg 74:285-96. 2008
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  2. ncbi request reprint Perioperative analgesia and challenges in the drug-addicted and drug-dependent patient
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 3, New Haven, CT 06520, USA Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 28:91-101. 2014
    ..We discuss optimum perioperative management, the role of perioperative urine testing, and special considerations in patients on methadone and buprenorphine. ..
  3. pmc Tapentadol extended-release for treatment of chronic pain: a review
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    J Pain Res 4:211-8. 2011
    ..Gastrointestinal intolerance and central nervous system effects were the major adverse events noted. Tapentadol will need to be rigorously tested in chronic neuropathic pain, cancer-related pain, and cancer-related neuropathic pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Special anesthetic concerns in mentally handicapped institutionalized patients undergoing gynecological procedures in an outpatient setting
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology and Obstetrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven CT 06520 8051, USA
    Conn Med 68:359-62. 2004
    ..To evaluate the anesthesia issues involved in caring for mentally handicapped outpatients...
  5. ncbi request reprint The implications of urine drug testing in pain management
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, University, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Ceder Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Curr Drug Saf 5:267-70. 2010
    ..In addition to improving health care and patient health, it has a strong potential to improve patient-physician relationships and protects the interest of involved healthcare practitioners...
  6. pmc Recent advances in postoperative pain management
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 83:11-25. 2010
    ..Newer postoperative patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) in modes such as intranasal, regional, transdermal, and pulmonary presents another interesting avenue of development...
  7. doi request reprint Safety of local anesthesia combined with monitored intravenous sedation for American Society of Anesthesiologists 3 and 4 patients undergoing lower limb-preservation procedures
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 49:152-4. 2010
    ..We suggest that the performance of peripheral foot and ankle blocks with monitored intravenous sedation appears to be a safe and useful option for ASA 3 and 4 patients undergoing limb-preservation surgery...
  8. pmc Management of chronic pain in the elderly: focus on transdermal buprenorphine
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven 06520, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 3:421-30. 2008
    ..It appears that transdermal buprenorphine can be used in clinical practice safely and efficaciously for treating chronic pain in the elderly...
  9. ncbi request reprint Successful cesarean section performed with inadvertent subdural anesthesia
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Conn Med 69:71-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prolonged post-dural puncture headache in a patient with a renal transplant
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Conn Med 70:13-4. 2006
    ..Its presentation and possible pathophysiological mechanisms are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Hemispheric synchronized sounds and perioperative analgesic requirements
    Susan Dabu-Bondoc
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:208-10. 2010
    ..Data on the effect of Hemisync sounds on perioperative analgesic requirements are scant...
  12. ncbi request reprint Buprenorphine: a unique opioid with broad clinical applications
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Opioid Manag 3:49-58. 2007
    ..It has also been used, with positive results, in the treatment of opioid addiction, and potential remains for research into other roles, e.g., as an anti-inflammatory agent or an antihyperalgesic medication...
  13. doi request reprint Intravenous dextrose administration reduces postoperative antiemetic rescue treatment requirements and postanesthesia care unit length of stay
    Susan Dabu-Bondoc
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale New Haven Hospital Yale School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, TMP 3, New Haven, CT 06520
    Anesth Analg 117:591-6. 2013
    ..There are limited data that indicate that dextrose may reduce nausea and vomiting. In this trial, we attempted to determine whether the rate of PONV can be decreased by postoperative administration of IV dextrose bolus...
  14. ncbi request reprint Peripheral opioid receptor agonists for analgesia: a comprehensive review
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Opioid Manag 7:55-68. 2011
    ..Now, it has been shown that peripheral terminals of afferent nerves can be the sites of the intrinsic modulation of nociception and that opioid analgesia can be mediated by peripheral opioid receptors as well...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevention and management of complications of regional orbital anesthesia
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Middle East J Anesthesiol 21:775-84. 2012
    ..This literature review emphasizes the importance of the prevention, recognition and management of these complications, which includes the extremely serious complication of brainstem anesthesia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Safety of spinal anesthesia in a patient with achondroplasia for cesarean section
    Hosni Mikhael
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Curr Drug Saf 6:130-1. 2011
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  17. ncbi request reprint Multimodal therapy in perioperative analgesia
    Karina Gritsenko
    Department of Anesthesiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, NY, USA Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, NY, USA Acute Pain, Regional, Chronic Pain, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, NY, USA Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, NY, USA Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 28:59-79. 2014
    ..As discussed in this article, many of these agents have decreased narcotic requirements, improved patient satisfaction, and decreased postanesthesia care unit (PACU) times, as well as morbidity in the perioperative period. ..
  18. doi request reprint Concern for pain in the pre-operative period- is the internet being used for information by patients?
    Viji Kurup
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, U S A
    Pain Pract 14:E69-75. 2014
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Postoperative apnea, respiratory strategies, and pathogenesis mechanisms: a review
    Alan D Kaye
    Department of Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, 1542 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Anesth 27:423-32. 2013
    ..Causes of prolonged postoperative apnea and management are also discussed...
  20. doi request reprint Buprenorphine in postoperative pain management
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 28:601-9. 2010
    ..This article describes the challenges, advantages, and disadvantages of the use of buprenorphine as an analgesic for postoperative pain in patients with and without preoperative maintenance therapy...
  21. doi request reprint Clinical applications of oxymorphone
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Opioid Manag 9:439-52. 2013
    ..This newer oral formulation could make this powerful agent an important drug in the armamentarium of the healthcare provider caring for patients with pain. ..
  22. doi request reprint Acute pain in undergraduate medical education: an unfinished chapter!
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pain Pract 12:663-71. 2012
    ..We appeal to all concerned--pain management specialists, health educators, and policymakers--to consider incorporating education on acute pain and its management at undergraduate medical levels in an integrated manner...
  23. doi request reprint Pain relief in laparoscopic cholecystectomy--a review of the current options
    Sukanya Mitra
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Government Medical College and Hospital Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
    Pain Pract 12:485-96. 2012
    ..Finally, newer procedures such as TAP block appear promising if replicated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of hydromorphone-induced neurotoxicity and hyperalgesia
    Keun Sam Chung
    Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Conn Med 68:547-9. 2004
    ..We describe an interesting case of successful management of hydromorphone-induced neurotoxicity and hyperalgesia produced by short-term therapy with rapidly escalating doses of systemic hydromorphone...
  25. ncbi request reprint Epidural blood patch in a patient receiving large dose enoxaparin (Lovenox)
    Nalini Vadivelu
    Anesth Analg 103:788-9. 2006