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Summary: A state characterized by loss of feeling or sensation. This depression of nerve function is usually the result of pharmacologic action and is induced to allow performance of surgery or other painful procedures.
Publications278 found, 100 shown here
- Anesthesia in a patient with multiple endocrine abnormalities. Case reportRenato Toledo Maciel
Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro HUCFF UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Rev Bras Anestesiol 58:172-8. 2008..The patient remained hemodynamically stable even during the pneumoperitoneum. She developed postoperative episodes of hypoglycemia, which motivated the re-operation...
- Patients want an anesthesiologist to plan and be in charge of their anesthesiaAlexander W Stricker
J Clin Anesth 17:403-4. 2005
- Current practice of preoperative fasting: a nationwide survey in Japanese anesthesia-teaching hospitalsNobuaki Shime
Department of Anesthesiology, Postgraduate School of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii-cho, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, 602-8566, Japan
J Anesth 19:187-92. 2005..conducted a nationwide survey to investigate the current practice of the preoperative fasting period in Japanese anesthesia-teaching hospitals...
- MAC should stand for Maximum Anesthesia Caution, not Minimal Anesthesiology CareCarl C Hug
Anesthesiology 104:221-3. 2006
- Anesthesia-related complications in living liver donors: the experience from one center and the reporting of one deathS Ozkardesler
Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Medical Faculty of 9 Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
Am J Transplant 8:2106-10. 2008..This procedure has some major risks related to anesthesia and surgery...
- Anesthesia leads to tau hyperphosphorylation through inhibition of phosphatase activity by hypothermiaEmmanuel Planel
Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Pathology, Taub Institute for Alzheimer s Disease Research, New York, New York 10032, USA
J Neurosci 27:3090-7. 2007Postoperative cognitive dysfunction, confusion, and delirium are common after general anesthesia in the elderly, with symptoms persisting for months or years in some patients...
- Anesthesia for a patient with morbid obesity using dexmedetomidine without narcoticsRoger E Hofer
Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street S.W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Can J Anaesth 52:176-80. 2005..7 microg.kg(-1).hr(-1)). The anesthesia course was uneventful, and the intraoperative use of dexmedetomidine was associated with low anesthetic ..
- Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia guidelines for the management of postoperative nausea and vomitingTong J Gan
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Anesth Analg 105:1615-28, table of contents. 2007..and expertise in postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) under the auspices of The Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia. The panel critically evaluated the current medical literature on PONV to provide an evidence-based reference ..
- The incidence and nature of adverse events during pediatric sedation/anesthesia with propofol for procedures outside the operating room: a report from the Pediatric Sedation Research ConsortiumJoseph P Cravero
Department of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
Anesth Analg 108:795-804. 2009We used a large database of prospectively collected data on pediatric sedation/anesthesia outside the operating room provided by a wide range of pediatric specialists to delineate the nature and frequency of adverse events associated with ..
- Anesthesia and the old brainJunxia Tang
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Anesth Analg 110:421-6. 2010..In this special article, we summarize the rationale and evidence that the anesthetic per se is a contributor. The evidence at this point is considered suggestive and further research is needed, especially in humans...
- Update on tracheobronchial anatomy and flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy in thoracic anesthesiaJavier H Campos
Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:4-10. 2009This review is focused on tracheobronchial anatomy and the use of flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy in thoracic anesthesia.
- Cyclic and sleep-like spontaneous alternations of brain state under urethane anaesthesiaElizabeth A Clement
Centre for Neuroscience, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
PLoS ONE 3:e2004. 2008....
- Human Alzheimer and inflammation biomarkers after anesthesia and surgeryJunxia X Tang
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Anesthesiology 115:727-32. 2011..The authors studied human cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarkers during surgery...
- Less core hypothermia when anesthesia is induced with inhaled sevoflurane than with intravenous propofolT Ikeda
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan
Anesth Analg 88:921-4. 1999Hypothermia after the induction of anesthesia results initially from core-to-peripheral redistribution of body heat. Sevoflurane and propofol both inhibit central thermoregulatory control, thus causing vasodilation...
- Population imaging of ongoing neuronal activity in the visual cortex of awake ratsDavid S Greenberg
Department of Cell Physiology, Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Jahnstrasse 29, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Nat Neurosci 11:749-51. 2008..b>Anesthesia modulated population-wide synchronization and the relationship between firing rate and correlation...
- Stimulus onset quenches neural variability: a widespread cortical phenomenonMark M Churchland
Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
Nat Neurosci 13:369-78. 2010..This widespread variability decline suggests a rather general property of cortex, that its state is stabilized by an input...
- Deletion of phosphodiesterase 4D in mice shortens alpha(2)-adrenoceptor-mediated anesthesia, a behavioral correlate of emesisAnnette Robichaud
Merck Frosst Centre for Therapeutic Research, Pointe Claire Dorval, Quebec, Canada
J Clin Invest 110:1045-52. 2002..of type 4 cAMP-specific cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) in reversing alpha(2)-adrenoceptor-mediated anesthesia, a behavioral correlate of emesis in non-vomiting species...
- Prevention and treatment of postoperative nausea and vomitingA L Kovac
Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160 7415, USA
Drugs 59:213-43. 2000....
- Bispectral index-guided administration of anesthesia for transsphenoidal resection of pituitary tumors: a comparison of 3 anesthetic techniquesZulfiqar Ali
Department of Neuroanaesthesiology, Neurosciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 21:10-5. 2009The main aims of anesthesia for pituitary surgery include maintenance of hemodynamic stability, provision of conditions that facilitate surgical exposure, and a smooth emergence to facilitate a prompt neurologic assessment...
- Redesigning a morbidity and mortality program in a university-affiliated pediatric anesthesia departmentConor McDonnell
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 36:117-25. 2010..The M&M activities were developed in a university-affiliated pediatric anesthesia department as part of a departmental quality improvement (QI) initiative...
- Microcirculatory alterations in cardiac surgery: effects of cardiopulmonary bypass and anesthesiaDaniel De Backer
Department of Intensive Care, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
Ann Thorac Surg 88:1396-403. 2009..Heterogeneity in microvascular perfusion is associated with impaired tissue oxygenation. We hypothesized that cardiac surgery with or without cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) could induce microvascular alterations...
- Safety and efficacy of various combinations of injectable anesthetics in BALB/c miceSandra Buitrago
Department of Laboratory Animal Resources, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 47:11-7. 2008..ketamine-xylazine-buprenorphine, and ketamine-xylazine-carprofen--were compared for their ability to produce anesthesia in BALB/c mice...
- Low degree of anesthesia increases the risk of neurogenic pulmonary edema developmentJ Sedy
Institute of Experimental Medicine, ASCR, Prague, Czech Republic
Med Hypotheses 70:308-13. 2008..We introduce a new hypothesis that high levels of anesthesia might protect the organism against the development of neurogenic pulmonary edema due to a more pronounced ..
- Anesthesia for thoracic surgery in morbidly obese patientsJens Lohser
Department of Anesthesiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:10-4. 2007..Obese patients have altered anatomy and physiology, and usually have associated comorbid medical conditions that may complicate their operative course and increase their risks for postoperative complications...
- Signaling at A-kinase anchoring proteins organizes anesthesia-sensitive memory in DrosophilaMartin Schwaerzel
Saarland University, Faculty 8 3 Life Science, Department of Zoology and Physiology, 66041 Saarbrucken, Germany
J Neurosci 27:1229-33. 2007..Together, our results show that subcellular organization of signaling components plays a key role in memory processing...
- Bruchpilot, a synaptic active zone protein for anesthesia-resistant memoryStephan Knapek
Max Planck Institut fur Neurobiologie, 82152 Martinsried, Germany
J Neurosci 31:3453-8. 2011..We further demonstrate that Brp in the Kenyon cells preferentially functions for anesthesia-resistant memory...
- Propofol anesthesia and sleep: a high-density EEG studyMichael Murphy
Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
Sleep 34:283-91A. 2011..We used high-density electroencephalography (hd-EEG) and source modeling to investigate the cortical processes underlying propofol anesthesia and compare them to sleep.
- A protocol for use of medetomidine anesthesia in rats for extended studies using task-induced BOLD contrast and resting-state functional connectivityChristopher P Pawela
Department of Biophysics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Neuroimage 46:1137-47. 2009..In the secondary infusion period using 300 microg/kg/h, resting-state functional connectivity is enhanced...
- Temporal scaling properties and spatial synchronization of spontaneous blood oxygenation level-dependent (BOLD) signal fluctuations in rat sensorimotor network at different levels of isoflurane anesthesiaKun Wang
LIAMA Center for Computational Medicine, National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
NMR Biomed 24:61-7. 2011..In order to obtain more insights into this relationship and, in particular, the effects of anesthesia thereupon, we investigated the spatial and temporal correlations of spontaneous BOLD fluctuations in ..
- The effects of sevoflurane and desflurane anesthesia on QTc interval and cardiac rhythm in childrenEbru Aypar
Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
Paediatr Anaesth 17:563-7. 2007..We assessed the effects of desflurane anesthesia on QTc interval and cardiac rhythm and compared them with sevoflurane anesthesia in children.
- Impact of anesthesia on transcranial electric motor evoked potential monitoring during spine surgery: a review of the literatureAnthony C Wang
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5338, USA
Neurosurg Focus 27:E7. 2009..b>Anesthesia, however, can significantly affect the reliability of TcMEP monitoring...
- Oxygen in neonatal anesthesia: friend or foe?Augusto Sola
Mid Atlantic Neonatology Associates and Atlantic Neonatal Research Institute, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 21:332-9. 2008..Hypoxemia is due to many pathophysiological causes; avoiding hypoxemia is an important objective during neonatal anesthesia. Nevertheless, the only known cause for hyperoxemia is the excess and unnecessary administration of oxygen by ..
- Use of in-office anesthesia during non-surgical radiofrequency collagen denaturation for stress urinary incontinenceW Glen Wells
Alabama Research Center, Birmingham, AL 35209, USA
Curr Med Res Opin 23:1279-84. 2007..This multicenter trial aimed to demonstrate the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of an oral sedation and local anesthetic regimen in performing RF collagen denaturation...
- The effects of carbon dioxide anesthesia and anoxia on rapid cold-hardening and chill coma recovery in Drosophila melanogasterTheresa L Nilson
Department of Biological Sciences University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4004, USA
J Insect Physiol 52:1027-33. 2006..Exposure to CO(2) anesthesia increases chill coma recovery time, but this effect disappears if the flies are given 90 min recovery in air ..
- Anaphylaxis during anesthesia in Norway: a 6-year single-center follow-up studyTorkel Harboe
Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Anesthesiology 102:897-903. 2005..studies have recognized neuromuscular blocking agents as the most common cause of anaphylaxis during general anesthesia, but the reported frequencies vary considerably between countries...
- Contralateral hand anesthesia transiently improves poststroke sensory deficitsBernhard Voller
Human Cortical Physiology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Ann Neurol 59:385-8. 2006..RESULTS: We found that sensibility in the affected hand improved with intact hand anesthesia, but not with intact foot anesthesia or no anesthesia...
- Brain-state- and cell-type-specific firing of hippocampal interneurons in vivoThomas Klausberger
MRC Anatomical Neuropharmacology Unit, Department of Pharmacology, Oxford University, Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TH, UK
Nature 421:844-8. 2003..We conclude that the diversity of interneurons, innervating distinct domains of pyramidal cells, emerged to coordinate the activity of pyramidal cells in a temporally distinct and brain-state-dependent manner...
- Educating patients about anesthesia: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials of media-based interventionsAnna Lee
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, China
Anesth Analg 96:1424-31, table of contents. 2003In this systematic review, we compared the effectiveness of media-based patient education about anesthesia. Fifteen randomized controlled trials (n = 1506) were identified after a systematic search of electronic databases (MEDLINE, EMBASE,..
- Trends in anesthesia-related death and brain damage: A closed claims analysisFrederick W Cheney
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6540, USA
Anesthesiology 105:1081-6. 2006....
- Integration and segregation of activity in entorhinal-hippocampal subregions by neocortical slow oscillationsYoshikazu Isomura
Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 197 University Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07102, USA
Neuron 52:871-82. 2006..Thus, neo/paleocortical and hippocampal networks periodically reset, self-organize, and temporally coordinate their cell assemblies via the slow oscillation...
- The effects of pentobarbital, fentanyl-droperidol, ketamine-xylazine and ketamine-diazepam on arterial blood pH, blood gases, mean arterial blood pressure and heart rate in adult male ratsS K Wixson
Department of Comparative Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey 17033
Lab Anim Sci 37:736-42. 1987..Throughout all dosages investigated, the ketamine-diazepam combination showed the least overall effects on ventilation and perfusion of the four parenteral drug combinations studied...
- Percutaneous and minimally invasive valve procedures: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, Council on Clinical Cardiology, Functional Genomics and Translational Biology InterdisciplinTodd K Rosengart
State University of New York Stony Brook, USA
Circulation 117:1750-67. 2008....
- Anesthetic management and one-year mortality after noncardiac surgeryTerri G Monk
Department of Anesthesiology Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
Anesth Analg 100:4-10. 2005..We designed a prospective observational study of adult patients undergoing major noncardiac surgery with general anesthesia to determine if mortality in the first year after surgery is associated with demographic, preoperative clinical, ..
- Cellular and network mechanisms of slow oscillatory activity (<1 Hz) and wave propagations in a cortical network modelAlbert Compte
Volen Center for Complex Systems, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454, USA
J Neurophysiol 89:2707-25. 2003Slow oscillatory activity (<1 Hz) is observed in vivo in the cortex during slow-wave sleep or under anesthesia and in vitro when the bath solution is chosen to more closely mimic cerebrospinal fluid...
- Development of a measure of patient satisfaction with monitored anesthesia care: the Iowa Satisfaction with Anesthesia ScaleF Dexter
Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
Anesthesiology 87:865-73. 1997The authors describe development of the Iowa Satisfaction with Anesthesia Scale (ISAS) for monitored anesthesia care (MAC). Patients complete the self-administered written questionnaire before discharge from the hospital...
- Distress during the induction of anesthesia and postoperative behavioral outcomesZ N Kain
Department of Anesthesiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Anesth Analg 88:1042-7. 1999We determined whether children who are extremely anxious during the induction of anesthesia are more at risk of developing postoperative negative behavioral changes compared with children who appear calm during the induction process...
- Anesthesia for electroconvulsive therapyZhengnian Ding
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, China
Anesth Analg 94:1351-64. 2002
- Muscle relaxation does not alter hypnotic level during propofol anesthesiaRobert Greif
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Donauspital-SMZO, Vienna, Austria
Anesth Analg 94:604-8; table of contents. 2002..BIS averaged 95 plus/minus 4 before induction of anesthesia, and decreased significantly to 40 plus/minus 5 after propofol administration...
- Anesthesia-related cardiac arrest in children: update from the Pediatric Perioperative Cardiac Arrest RegistrySanjay M Bhananker
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
Anesth Analg 105:344-50. 2007..Changes in pediatric anesthesia practice may have altered the causes of cardiac arrest in anesthetized children.
- Fatal and non fatal cardiac arrests related to anesthesiaP Biboulet
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care A, Lapeyronie University Hospital, Montpellier, France
Can J Anaesth 48:326-32. 2001The aim of this study was to assess the incidence and causes of cardiac arrests related to anesthesia.
- A retrospective cohort study of the association of anesthesia and hernia repair surgery with behavioral and developmental disorders in young childrenCharles DiMaggio
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 21:286-91. 2009..of the potential association of surgery and its concurrent exposure to anesthetic agents with neurotoxicity and underscore the need for more rigorous clinical research on the long-term effects of surgery and anesthesia in children.
- Plasma concentrations of neuroactive steroids before and after electroconvulsive therapy in major depressionThomas C Baghai
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig-Maximilian-University of Munich, Munich, Germany
Neuropsychopharmacology 30:1181-6. 2005....
- Injury and liability associated with monitored anesthesia care: a closed claims analysisSanjay M Bhananker
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Anesthesiology 104:228-34. 2006To assess the patterns of injury and liability associated with monitored anesthesia care (MAC) compared with general and regional anesthesia, the authors reviewed closed malpractice claims in the American Society of Anesthesiologists ..
- Exposure to anaesthetic agents, cognitive functioning and depressive symptomatology in the elderlyM L Ancelin
INSERM EPI-9930, Epidemiology and Clinical Research in Nervous System Pathologies, CLRC Val d'Aurelle, Bat. Rech. Rdc, , 34298 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
Br J Psychiatry 178:360-6. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: Cognitive functions are not equally affected, type of impairment being determined by the risk factors described above and anaesthesia type...
- Anesthesia suppresses nonsynchronous responses to repetitive broadband stimuliR L Rennaker
University of Oklahoma, 865 Asp Avenue, Felgar Hall 210, Norman, OK 73019, USA
Neuroscience 145:357-69. 2007..To investigate the effects of anesthesia on temporal processing in rat auditory cortex, multi-unit neural responses to trains of broadband clicks were ..
- Anesthesia for awake craniotomy: a retrospective studyPrabhat Kumar Sinha
Department of Anesthesiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Neurol India 55:376-81. 2007..Awake craniotomy is increasingly performed the world over. We share our experience of performing craniotomy awake with our anesthetic protocol...
- Pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modeling in anesthesia, intensive care and pain medicineMihai R Sadean
Department of Anesthesiology, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, USA
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:463-8. 2009..Studies from the anesthesiology literature published in the last 2 years were selected to illustrate the most important developments in the field of pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modeling...
- Epidemiology of anesthesia-related mortality in the United States, 1999-2005Guohua Li
Center for Health Policy and Outcomes in Anesthesia and Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
Anesthesiology 110:759-65. 2009Previous research on anesthesia-related mortality in the United States was limited to data from individual hospitals. The purpose of this study was to examine the epidemiologic patterns of anesthesia-related deaths at the national level.
- Arterial blood pressure and heart rate discrepancies between handwritten and computerized anesthesia recordsD L Reich
Departments of Anesthesiology and Biomathematical Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
Anesth Analg 91:612-6. 2000Previous publications suggest that handwritten anesthesia records are less accurate when compared with computer-generated records, but these studies were limited by small sample size, unblinded study design, and unpaired statistical ..
- Anesthesia-related cardiac arrest in children: the Thai Anesthesia Incidents Study (THAI Study)Nutchanart Bunchungmongkol
Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 92:523-30. 2009The Thai Anesthesia Incidents study (THAI Study) is the first national study of anesthesia outcomes during anesthesia practice in Thailand...
- Pediatric sedation/anesthesia outside the operating roomDavid Gozal
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Israel
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 21:494-8. 2008The demand of procedures performed on children outside the operating room setting often exceeds the capacity of anesthesia services...
- The entwined mysteries of anesthesia and consciousness: is there a common underlying mechanism?Stuart R Hameroff
Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85718, USA
Anesthesiology 105:400-12. 2006
- Update on anesthesia considerations for electroconvulsive therapyCody Mayo
Department of Internal Medicine, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
Middle East J Anesthesiol 20:493-8. 2010..ECT is a proven therapy for select psychiatric patients, and appropriate anesthesia is a critical part of successful ECT...
- Ambulatory anesthesia and regional catheters: when and howJeffrey D Swenson
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Utah Orthopaedics Hospital, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Anesthesiol Clin 28:267-80. 2010..Techniques for catheter placement, infusion regimens, patient education, and complications are subject to many institutional preferences. In this review, special emphasis is placed on evidence-based techniques...
- Intracortical microcirculatory change induced by anesthesia in rat somatosensory cortexKazuto Masamoto
Molecular Imaging Center, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
Adv Exp Med Biol 662:57-61. 2010The present study aimed to characterize microcirculatory responses to anesthesia in brain tissue...
- Anesthesia for patients with a history of malignant hyperthermiaFrank Wappler
University Witten Herdecke, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia, Clinics of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 23:417-22. 2010..The aim of this review is to present current knowledge about pathophysiology and triggers of malignant hyperthermia as well as concepts for safe anaesthesiological management of these patients...
- Long-term post-operative cognitive decline in the elderly: the effects of anesthesia type, apolipoprotein E genotype, and clinical antecedentsMarie Laure Ancelin
INSERM, Montpellier, France
J Alzheimers Dis 22:105-13. 2010Cognitive dysfunction in the elderly commonly observed following anesthesia has been attributed to age-related neuronal changes exacerbated by pharmacotoxic effects...
- Effect of anesthetic technique on serum vascular endothelial growth factor C and transforming growth factor β in women undergoing anesthesia and surgery for breast cancerMicheal Looney
Department of Anaesthesia, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Anesthesiology 113:1118-25. 2010..anesthetic (PPA) technique would attenuate postoperative changes in these angiogenic factors to a greater extent than balanced general anesthesia (GA) and morphine analgesia in women undergoing surgery for primary breast cancer.
- Moyamoya disease and anesthesiaNigar Baykan
Department of Anaesthesia, Ozel Acibadem Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Paediatr Anaesth 15:1111-5. 2005..This report presents three cases of Moyamoya disease in patients under 3 years of age, and discusses anesthesia management issues for pediatric patients with this condition.
- Deep sedation and minimal anesthesiaMichael R J Sury
Department of Anaesthesia, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, NHS Trust, London, UK
Paediatr Anaesth 18:18-24. 2008
- Anesthesia for functional neurosurgery: review of complicationsLakshmi Venkatraghavan
Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 18:64-7. 2006..underwent an ablative procedure (n = 6) or the insertion of deep brain stimulator (n = 172) under monitored anesthesia care for movement disorders (n = 124), chronic pain (n = 20), and other procedures (n = 34)...
- The effects of the type of anesthesia on outcomes of lower extremity infrainguinal bypassNiten Singh
VA Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
J Vasc Surg 44:964-8; discussion 968-70. 2006OBJECTIVE: Three main types of anesthesia are used for infrainguinal bypass: general endotracheal anesthesia (GETA), spinal anesthesia (SA), and epidural anesthesia (EA)...
- Anesthesia in the patient with multiple drug allergies: are all allergies the same?Pascale Dewachter
Pôle d Anesthésie Réanimation, Hopital Gabriel Montpied, Clermont Ferrand, France
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 24:320-5. 2011..The aim of this review is to facilitate the recognition of risk factors for perioperative anaphylaxis and help the management of patients with 'multiple drug allergies' during the perioperative period...
- The Drosophila radish gene encodes a protein required for anesthesia-resistant memoryElisabeth Folkers
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:17496-500. 2006Long-term memory in Drosophila is separable into two components: consolidated, anesthesia-resistant memory and long-lasting, protein-synthesis-dependent memory...
- Lidocaine pretreatment for the prevention of propofol-induced transient motor disturbances in children during anesthesia induction: a randomized controlled trial in children undergoing invasive hematologic proceduresFederico Bilotta
Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Paediatr Anaesth 16:1232-7. 2006..before propofol administration on the incidence of transient motor disturbances and on propofol requirements for anesthesia induction in infants and children undergoing repeated painful diagnostic and therapeutic hematological procedures...
- Telemedicine in anesthesia: an updateJorge A Galvez
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 24:459-62. 2011..Increasing economic pressures on healthcare delivery systems make initiatives such as telemedicine, which reduce costs while achieving excellent outcomes, an attractive option...
- Response to neonatal anesthesia: effect of sex on anatomical and behavioral outcomeS Rothstein
Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, 138 Giltner Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Neuroscience 152:959-69. 2008Numerous studies have documented the consequences of exposure to anesthesia in models of term and post-term infants, evaluating the incidence of cell loss, physiological alterations and cognitive dysfunction...
- Anesthesia and hemoglobinopathiesPaul G Firth
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Anesthesiol Clin 27:321-36. 2009..This article reviews the common types of hemoglobinopathies, presents a basic summary of the pathophysiology relevant to anesthesia, and outlines current perioperative management.
- Calculating institutional support that benefits both the anesthesia group and hospitalFranklin Dexter
Division of Management Consulting, Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Anesth Analg 106:544-53, table of contents. 2008Institutional support to anesthesia groups for clinical care is very common, particularly when compensation for certified registered nurse anesthetists and anesthesiology residents is considered...
- Clinical assessment of a new anaesthetic drug administration system: a prospective, controlled, longitudinal incident monitoring studyC S Webster
Centre for Medical and Health Sciences Education, Department of Anaesthesiology, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Anaesthesia 65:490-9. 2010..006-0.028%). No major adverse outcomes from these errors were reported with the new system while 11 (0.002%) were reported with conventional methods (p = 0.055). We conclude that targeted system re-design can reduce medical error...
- Mortality in anesthesia: a systematic reviewLeandro Gobbo Braz
Department of Anesthesiology, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:999-1006. 2009..review of the Brazilian and worldwide literature aims to evaluate the incidence and causes of perioperative and anesthesia-related mortality...
- Sevoflurane anesthesia decreases cardiac vagal activity and heart rate variabilityChanannait Paisansathan
Anesthesiology Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1740 W Taylor, Suite 3200, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Clin Auton Res 17:370-4. 2007We evaluated cardiac vagal activity during sevoflurane anesthesia in neurosurgical patients. Heart rate variability was determined by power spectral analysis and entropy with the patient awake and during sevoflurane anesthesia...
- Confounding effects of volatile anesthesia on CBV assessment in rodent forebrain following ethanol challengeFeng Luo
Experimental Imaging Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, Illinois 60064, USA
J Magn Reson Imaging 26:557-63. 2007..To compare and contrast the pattern and characteristics of the cerebral blood volume (CBV) response to ethanol (EtOH) in rats under awake and anesthetized conditions...
- Effects of intramuscular anesthesia on the expression of primary and referred pain induced by intramuscular injection of hypertonic salineTroy K Rubin
Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Sydney NSW, Australia
J Pain 10:829-35. 2009..We conclude that the maintenance of referred muscle pain usually depends on ongoing noxious inputs from the site of primary muscle pain...
- An evidence-based review of parental presence during anesthesia induction and parent/child anxietyJosie Chundamala
Department of Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Room 1218, Black Wing, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
Can J Anaesth 56:57-70. 2009The purpose of this evidence-based review was to examine the effect of parental presence during anesthesia induction on parents' and children's anxiety.
- Newer anesthesia and rehabilitation protocols enable outpatient hip replacement in selected patientsRichard A Berger
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 1063, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1424-30. 2009..A comprehensive perioperative anesthesia and rehabilitation protocol including preoperative teaching, regional anesthesia, and preemptive oral analgesia ..
- A neuro-fuzzy approach for predicting hemodynamic responses during anesthesiaCatarina S Nunes
Division of Engineering, King s College London, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS, United Kingdom
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:5814-7. 2008..It is also important for control infusion systems during anesthesia. In this article, an adaptive-network fuzzy inference system is used to model the effect of two drugs (propofol ..
- Orexin A decreases ketamine-induced anesthesia time in the rat: the relevance to brain noradrenergic neuronal activityRyuji Tose
Department of Anesthesiology, Institute of Brain Science, University of Hirosaki School of Medicine, Hirosaki, Japan
Anesth Analg 108:491-5. 2009..Ketamine increases NE release from the rat cerebral cortex. We hypothesized that OX would affect ketamine anesthesia's interactions with brain noradrenergic neuronal activity.
- Preoperative melatonin and its effects on induction and emergence in children undergoing anesthesia and surgeryZeev N Kain
Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, California, USA
Anesthesiology 111:44-9. 2009Studies conducted in adults undergoing surgery reported a beneficial effect of oral melatonin administered before surgery. There is a paucity of such data in children undergoing anesthesia and surgery.
- [Respiratory sinus arrhythmia as predictor of blood pressure stability during anaesthetic induction in diabetics]D Knüttgen
Lehrstuhl für Anästhesiologie II der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik fur Anasthesiologie und Operative Intensivmedizin, Kliniken der Stadt Köln gGmbH, Krankenhaus Merheim, Koln
Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 41:233-40. 2006..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether patients at risk could be reliably identified with less diagnostic effort...
- Comparison of xenon with propofol for supplementary general anaesthesia for knee replacement: a randomized studyL S Rasmussen
Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Br J Anaesth 97:154-9. 2006..The aim of this study was to compare xenon with propofol for supplementary general anaesthesia in patients undergoing knee replacement in spinal anaesthesia...
- Cerebral state monitor, a new small handheld EEG monitor for determining depth of anaesthesia: a clinical comparison with the bispectral index during day-surgeryR E Anderson
Department of Cardiothoracic Anaesthetics and Intensive Care, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:208-12. 2006..Which monitor is the more dependable remains to be established and cannot be implied from this initial explorative study...
- Cerebrovascular reactivity to carbon dioxide in the normal and abnormal cerebral hemispheres under anesthesia in patients with frontotemporal gliomasGanne S Umamaheswara Rao
National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore
J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 18:185-8. 2006..reactivity to CO2 in the cerebral hemispheres with and without tumors under intravenous and inhalational anesthesia. Twenty-nine patients undergoing craniotomy for frontotemporal gliomas were randomized to receive intravenous ..
- Haemodynamic and Bispectral index response to insertion of the Streamlined Liner of the Pharynx Airway (SLIPA): comparison with the laryngeal mask airwayG D Puri
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Anaesth Intensive Care 36:404-10. 2008..001) incidence of blood on the device with the SLIPA (20/50 vs. 6/50 with LMA). Thus, insertion of SLIPA causes significantly higher blood-pressure response but similar BIS response compared to the LMA...
- [Detection of intraoperative awareness via auditory evoked potentials in an infant]M S Feuerecker
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Anaesthesist 55:1058-63. 2006..Exemplarily this case suggests that MLAEPs could be used to detect intraoperative awareness also in paediatric anaesthesia. Investigations to prove the validity and reproducibility of MLAEPs in children will be necessary...
- Both clonidine and metoprolol modify anesthetic depth indicators and reduce intraoperative propofol requirementIndranil Ghosh
Department of Neuroanesthesiology, CN Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
J Anesth 22:131-4. 2008Beta-blockers have been used in the past to decrease the depth of anesthesia, but the results are conflicting. However, beta-blockers are known to suppress electroencephalographic activities...
- Anesthesia for orthopedic surgery in Pallister-Killian syndromeJana Knab
Paediatr Anaesth 18:682-4. 2008
- Anaesthesia for abdominal aneurysm repair in a patient with Guillain-BarrÃ© SyndromeH Y Yousif
Anaesth Intensive Care 35:310-1. 2007
- The role of monitoring the depth of anesthesia in a case of hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy (Riley Day syndrome)Sanjib Das Adhikary
Paediatr Anaesth 17:402-3; author reply 403. 2007
- Anaesthesia for off-pump coronary artery surgerySanjula Virmani
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, G.B. Pant Hospital, New Delhi
Ann Card Anaesth 10:65-71. 2007
- Propofol and remifentanil for deep sedation in children undergoing gastrointestinal endoscopyIbrahim Abu-Shahwan
Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Rd, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L1
Paediatr Anaesth 17:460-3. 2007..The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a combination of propofol and remifentanil deep sedation in spontaneously breathing children less than 7 years of age undergoing upper and/or lower gastrointestinal endoscopy...
- Mechanisms of anesthetic effects on tachykinin induced airway toneCharles Emala; Fiscal Year: 2007..1 million from COPD. An increasing number of patients with these diseases require anesthesia and bronchospasm especially during induction and emergence from anesthesia carries significant morbidity...
- Etomidate Analogues as Safer General AnestheticsDouglas E Raines; Fiscal Year: 2010..S. alone, nearly 30 million general anesthetics are administered each year. At the doses required to produce anesthesia, all general anesthetics produce serious side effects...
- Mechanisms of anesthetic effects on tachykinin induced airway toneCharles W Emala; Fiscal Year: 2010..1 million from COPD. An increasing number of patients with these diseases require anesthesia and bronchospasm especially during induction and emergence from anesthesia carries significant morbidity...
- Neuromuscular blocker-induced asthma during anesthesiaCharles Emala; Fiscal Year: 2006..It was developed specifically to facilitate tracheal intubation during the induction of general anesthesia, but has been associated with life threatening bronchospasm...
- Outcomes After ACL Reconstruction: Femoral Nerve BlockBrian Williams; Fiscal Year: 2005..In the proposed project, the applicant aims to develop expertise in clinical trials to measure outcomes after anesthesia and pain management for common orthopedic procedures...
- BRAIN METABOLISM DURING ANESTHESIA, LOW PH1, AND HYPOXIALawrence Litt; Fiscal Year: 1993..The anesthetic effect on "critical oxygen levels" will be examined by repeating the studies for issue #2 during anesthesia with halothane, isoflurane, and thiopental. 4...
- The Role of the Amygdala in Anesthetic-Induced AmnesiaMICHAEL ALKIRE; Fiscal Year: 2006..Understanding anesthesia requires understanding both phenomenon...
- Multimodal Functional Imaging of Auditory Perception Under General AnesthesiaPATRICK PURDON; Fiscal Year: 2007A fundamental problem in neuroscience and medicine is to understand the mechanisms of general anesthesia. This proposal, "Multimodal Functional Imaging of Auditory Perception Under General Anesthesia", is submitted in response to the ..
- Anesthesia-induced Developmental NeuroapoptosisVesna Jevtovic Todorovic; Fiscal Year: 2007Exposure of premature infants, neonates and very young children to general anesthesia is a frequent occurrence in modern medicine...
- Anesthesia-induced Developmental NeuroapoptosisVesna Jevtovic Todorovic; Fiscal Year: 2009Exposure of premature infants, neonates and very young children to general anesthesia is a frequent occurrence in modern medicine...
- Anesthesia-induced Developmental NeuroapoptosisVesna Jevtovic Todorovic; Fiscal Year: 2009Exposure of premature infants, neonates and very young children to general anesthesia is a frequent occurrence in modern medicine...
- The Role of the Amygdala in Anesthetic-Induced AmnesiaMICHAEL ALKIRE; Fiscal Year: 2003..Understanding anesthesia requires understanding both phenomenon...
- ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONSIgor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2001..may provide different outcomes (addition, synergism, or antagonism) regarding different components of anesthesia (e.g., unconsciousness or immobility to noxious stimulation)...
- Neonatal Anesthetic NeurotoxicityPiyush M Patel; Fiscal Year: 2010A premise of general anesthesia is that anesthetics produce a non-toxic and reversible state of unconsciousness...
- Arousal, orexins and anesthesiaMAX KELZ; Fiscal Year: 2007..anesthetics varies across a population with some individuals requiring a higher dose to achieve a given depth of anesthesia. Anesthetic resistance may present in humans as awareness under anesthesia...
- Isoflurane: Identification of Key New TargetsAaron P Fox; Fiscal Year: 2010..Isoflurane, a halogenated volatile anesthetic, is thought to produce anesthesia by depressing central nervous system function...
- Isoflurane: Identification of Key New TargetsAaron Fox; Fiscal Year: 2009..Isoflurane, a halogenated volatile anesthetic, is thought to produce anesthesia by depressing central nervous system function...
- Propofol Interactions with GABA-A ReceptorsMYLES AKABAS; Fiscal Year: 2007Each year millions of people undergo general anesthesia so that surgeons can perform life-saving operations...
- Propofol Interactions with GABA-A ReceptorsMYLES AKABAS; Fiscal Year: 2009Each year millions of people undergo general anesthesia so that surgeons can perform life-saving operations...