local anesthesia

Summary

Summary: A blocking of nerve conduction to a specific area by an injection of an anesthetic agent.

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  1. ncbi Inguinal versus subinguinal varicocele vein ligation using magnifying loupe under local anesthesia: which technique is preferable in clinical practice?
    Paolo Gontero
    Clinica Urologica, Universita del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Urology 66:1075-9. 2005
  2. ncbi Dexmedetomidine during local anesthesia
    Mahmoud I M Abdalla
    Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
    J Anesth 20:54-6. 2006
  3. ncbi The use of local anesthesia with N-DO injector (Physion) for transurethral resection (TUR) of bladder tumors and bladder mapping: preliminary results and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Maurizio A Brausi
    Department of Urology, AUSL Modena, Modena, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:1407-11. 2007
  4. ncbi Effect of local anesthesia on trabeculectomy success
    Noa Geffen
    Ophthalmology Department, University Health Network
    J Glaucoma 17:658-61. 2008
  5. doi Intraprostatic local anesthesia with periprostatic nerve block for transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy
    Liu Bingqian
    Department of Urology, First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, Henan Province, China
    J Urol 182:479-83; discussion 483-4. 2009
  6. ncbi Anterior tension-free repair under local anesthesia of abdominal wall hernias in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients
    E Gianetta
    Department of Surgery DICMI School of Medicine, University of Genova, Largo Rosanna Benzi 8, 1 16132 Genova, Italy
    Hernia 8:354-7. 2004
  7. ncbi Optimizing local anesthesia during 10-core biopsy of the prostate
    M Schostak
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Freie Universitat, Berlin, Germany
    Urology 60:253-7. 2002
  8. ncbi A laparoscopic approach under local anesthesia for peritoneal dialysis access
    J H Crabtree
    Department of Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente Bellflower Medical Center, 90706, USA
    Perit Dial Int 20:757-65. 2000
  9. ncbi Carotid endarterectomy under local anesthesia in elderly: is it worthwhile?
    B Amato
    Department of General and Geriatric Surgery, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Acta Biomed 76:64-8. 2005
  10. ncbi Effect of intraprostatic local anesthesia during transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy: comparison of 3 methods in a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial
    Ho Yun Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    J Urol 178:469-72; discussion 472. 2007

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  1. ncbi Inguinal versus subinguinal varicocele vein ligation using magnifying loupe under local anesthesia: which technique is preferable in clinical practice?
    Paolo Gontero
    Clinica Urologica, Universita del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Urology 66:1075-9. 2005
    ..To compare the intraoperative results of inguinal versus subinguinal varicocelectomy using magnifying loupe, in terms of vein ligation and arterial preservation, recurrence rate, and patient tolerability...
  2. ncbi Dexmedetomidine during local anesthesia
    Mahmoud I M Abdalla
    Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
    J Anesth 20:54-6. 2006
    ..The study revealed that dexmedetomidine in the studied dose has a sedative effect, provides safe control of heart rate and blood pressure, and also decreases intraocular pressure during ophthalmic surgery under local anesthesia.
  3. ncbi The use of local anesthesia with N-DO injector (Physion) for transurethral resection (TUR) of bladder tumors and bladder mapping: preliminary results and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Maurizio A Brausi
    Department of Urology, AUSL Modena, Modena, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:1407-11. 2007
    We evaluated feasibility of TUR of Ta-T1 TCC of the bladder or bladder mapping under local anesthesia using a Physion endoinjector to see if correct tumor staging was possible, to check patient tolerability, and to analyze cost-..
  4. ncbi Effect of local anesthesia on trabeculectomy success
    Noa Geffen
    Ophthalmology Department, University Health Network
    J Glaucoma 17:658-61. 2008
    ..To compare the long-term results of trabeculectomy surgery with subconjunctival anesthesia versus topical lidocaine 2% jelly...
  5. doi Intraprostatic local anesthesia with periprostatic nerve block for transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy
    Liu Bingqian
    Department of Urology, First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, Henan Province, China
    J Urol 182:479-83; discussion 483-4. 2009
    ..We compared the pain control results of periprostatic nerve block alone vs periprostatic nerve block with intraprostatic anesthesia as local anesthesia for prostate biopsy.
  6. ncbi Anterior tension-free repair under local anesthesia of abdominal wall hernias in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients
    E Gianetta
    Department of Surgery DICMI School of Medicine, University of Genova, Largo Rosanna Benzi 8, 1 16132 Genova, Italy
    Hernia 8:354-7. 2004
    ..experience of abdominal wall hernia repair performed with anterior tension-free mesh or plug technique under local anesthesia in end-stage renal failure patients submitted to continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) is ..
  7. ncbi Optimizing local anesthesia during 10-core biopsy of the prostate
    M Schostak
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Freie Universitat, Berlin, Germany
    Urology 60:253-7. 2002
    ..Reports thus far have shown a high variability in assessing the pain intensity of prostate biopsies and the effectiveness of anesthesia...
  8. ncbi A laparoscopic approach under local anesthesia for peritoneal dialysis access
    J H Crabtree
    Department of Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente Bellflower Medical Center, 90706, USA
    Perit Dial Int 20:757-65. 2000
    ..Presented herein is a technical description of a time-proven laparoscopic approach to establishing successful long-term peritoneal dialysis access...
  9. ncbi Carotid endarterectomy under local anesthesia in elderly: is it worthwhile?
    B Amato
    Department of General and Geriatric Surgery, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Acta Biomed 76:64-8. 2005
    ..5%). Surgery for carotid artery occlusive disease under local anaesthesia can be safely performed in selected patients of more than 75 yr of age...
  10. ncbi Effect of intraprostatic local anesthesia during transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy: comparison of 3 methods in a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial
    Ho Yun Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    J Urol 178:469-72; discussion 472. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effect of intracapsular anesthesia and periprostatic nerve block during transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy...
  11. ncbi Needle and trocar injuries in diagnostic laparoscopy under local anesthesia: what is the true incidence of these complications?
    Rocco Orlando
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:181-4. 2003
    ..Simply reporting complications as major or minor on the basis of the follow-up does not allow laparoscopists to understand their true incidence completely...
  12. ncbi Percutaneous cryoablation of small pulmonary malignant tumors under computed tomographic guidance with local anesthesia for nonsurgical candidates
    Masafumi Kawamura
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:1007-13. 2006
    ..Cryoablation of pulmonary metastases might be a useful therapy for nonsurgical candidates...
  13. doi Impact of general versus local anesthesia on early postoperative cognitive dysfunction following carotid endarterectomy: GALA Study Subgroup Analysis
    Christian Friedrich Weber
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    World J Surg 33:1526-32. 2009
    ..Therefore, we performed a subgroup analysis of the multicenter GALA study...
  14. ncbi A meta-analysis of local anesthesia for transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsy of the prostate
    H Y Tiong
    Department of Urology, National University Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 10:127-36. 2007
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  15. ncbi Tetrodotoxin for prolonged local anesthesia with minimal myotoxicity
    Robert F Padera
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Muscle Nerve 34:747-53. 2006
    ..Epinephrine did not worsen TTX's relatively minimal cytotoxicity. Tetrodotoxin may thus be useful in producing prolonged nerve block with minimal myotoxicity and perhaps neurotoxicity...
  16. ncbi A single-surgeon randomized trial comparing three composite meshes on chronic pain after Lichtenstein hernia repair in local anesthesia
    H Paajanen
    Department of General Surgery, The Central Hospital of Mikkeli, Porrassalmenkatu 35 37, 50100 Mikkeli, Finland
    Hernia 11:335-9. 2007
    ..Chronic pain may be a long-term problem related to operative trauma and mesh material in Lichtenstein hernioplasty...
  17. ncbi Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy using local anesthesia with intravenous sedation and targeted approaches
    Maisie L Shindo
    SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:381-7. 2008
    Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) is generally performed under general anesthesia. This study evaluates the efficacy and safety of MIP performed under intravenous sedation with local anesthesia.
  18. ncbi Randomized prospective study of periprostatic local anesthesia during transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy
    Issac Kaver
    Department of Urology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Urology 59:405-8. 2002
    ..To prospectively evaluate the efficacy of apical and lateral periprostatic lidocaine injection as anesthesia during transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy...
  19. ncbi An ambulatory surgical procedure under local anesthesia for treatment of female urinary incontinence
    U Ulmsten
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 7:81-5; discussion 85-6. 1996
    ..modified intravaginal slingplasty for the surgical treatment of female stress incontinence, carried out under local anesthesia as a day procedure...
  20. doi Laparoscopic peritoneal dialysis catheter implantation using a Tenckhoff trocar under local anesthesia with nitrous oxide gas insufflation
    Amir Keshvari
    Department of Surgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Surg 197:8-13. 2009
    ..The ability to perform laparoscopy with the patient under local anesthesia allows renal failure patients, who ordinarily might not be considered candidates for general anesthesia, an ..
  21. ncbi Thyroidectomy using local anesthesia: a report of 1,025 cases over 16 years
    Kathryn Spanknebel
    Division of General Surgery, The New York Thyroid Center, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:375-85. 2005
    Thyroid surgery is performed using general anesthesia by the majority of surgeons in current practice. This study was conducted to analyze the utility and safety of local anesthesia for thyroid surgery.
  22. doi 2-year followup pressure flow studies of prostate photoselective vaporization using local anesthesia with sedation
    John Martin Pedersen
    Department of Surgery, St Olav s University Hospital, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Urol 181:1794-9. 2009
    We report 2-year pressure flow studies and other clinical outcomes of photoselective prostate vaporization with the patient under general or spinal anesthesia vs local anesthesia with sedation.
  23. ncbi Preinsertion local anesthesia at the trocar site improves perioperative pain and decreases costs of laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    N W Hasaniya
    Department of Surgery, Lee County Community Hospital, Medical Arts Building Suite 2, West Alternative Highway 58, Pennington Gap, VA 24277
    Surg Endosc 15:962-4. 2001
    b>Local anesthesia at the trocar site in laparoscopic cholecystectomy is expected to decrease postoperative pain and hence expedite recovery...
  24. ncbi Four-step local anesthesia and sedation for thoracoscopic diagnosis and management of pleural diseases
    Marcello Migliore
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Chest 121:2032-5. 2002
    Most thoracic surgeons perform thoracoscopy under general anesthesia using a double-lumen endotracheal tube. We describe our own technique for performing thoracoscopy under local anesthesia and sedation.
  25. ncbi Use of a new local anesthesia--intracorpus spongiosum anesthesia--in procedures on anterior urethra
    Gang Ye
    Department of Urology, Xinqiao Hospital, The Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China
    Int J Urol 12:365-8. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the efficacy of intracorpus spongiosum anesthesia during procedures on anterior urethra in the outpatient clinic...
  26. ncbi Sensory innervation of mandibular teeth by the nerve to the mylohyoid: implications in local anesthesia
    Pamela Stein
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536 0298, USA
    Clin Anat 20:591-5. 2007
    ..This may prevent profound local anesthesia of the mandibular teeth and may account, at least in part, for the high failure rate of the inferior alveolar ..
  27. ncbi Prostate innervation and local anesthesia in prostate procedures
    Alexandre Oliveira Rodrigues
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine of the ABC, Brazil
    Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo 57:287-92. 2002
    ..the human prostate is very abundant, and knowledge of the anatomy contributes to successful administration of local anesthesia. However, the exact anatomy of extrinsic neuronal cell bodies of the autonomic and sensory innervation of the ..
  28. ncbi Combined analgesia and local anesthesia to minimize pain during circumcision
    A Taddio
    Department of Pharmacy, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:620-3. 2000
    ..Pain of circumcision is only partially relieved by single modalities, such as penile nerve block, lidocaine-prilocaine cream, and sucrose pacifiers...
  29. ncbi The advancement of pure local anesthesia for penile surgeries: can an outpatient basis be sustainable?
    Geng Long Hsu
    Microsurgical Potency Reconstruction and Research Center, Taiwan Adventist Hospital, 424, Ba De Road, Sec 2, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Androl 28:200-5. 2007
    ..We report on several methods of topical blocks for local anesthesia in patients with indications for penile surgeries...
  30. ncbi Local anesthesia reduces pain associated with transrectal prostatic biopsy. A prospective randomized study
    Alberto Trucchi
    Urology Unit, Ospedale Sant Andrea, II Faculty of Medicine, La Sapienza, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Urol Int 74:209-13. 2005
    ..To test the hypothesis that periprostatic block could completely relief prostatic biopsy-associated pain...
  31. ncbi Delayed onset of altered sensation following dental implant placement and mental block local anesthesia: a case report
    Dennis Flanagan
    Implant Dent 11:324-30. 2002
    ..The altered sensation was probably caused by the mental block anesthetic technique. The partial anesthetic area in this case was probably a result of crossover innervation from the contralateral mental nerve...
  32. ncbi Combined periprostatic and intraprostatic local anesthesia for prostate biopsy: a double-blind, placebo controlled, randomized trial
    Kamil Cam
    Department of Urology, Duzce University Medical School, Duzce, Turkey
    J Urol 180:141-4; discussion 144-5. 2008
    ..We prospectively evaluated the contribution of intraprostatic anesthesia for transrectal prostate biopsies even when the sampling number was doubled to 12 cores...
  33. ncbi Extracorporeal shock wave therapy without local anesthesia for chronic lateral epicondylitis
    Frank A Pettrone
    Commonwealth Orthopaedics, 1635 North George Mason Drive, Suite 310, Arlington, VA 22205, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1297-304. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the use of extracorporeal shock wave therapy without local anesthesia to treat chronic lateral epicondylitis.
  34. ncbi Can the Iowa Satisfaction with Anesthesia Scale be used to measure patient satisfaction with cataract care under topical local anesthesia and monitored sedation at a community hospital?
    Donald Fung
    North Bay General Hospital, 750 Scollard, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
    Anesth Analg 100:1637-43. 2005
    ..the Iowa Satisfaction with Anesthesia Scale (ISAS) to measure satisfaction with cataract care under topical local anesthesia and monitored sedation given by an anesthesiologist at a community hospital...
  35. ncbi Minimal invasive lymphaticovenular anastomosis under local anesthesia for leg lymphedema: is it effective for stage III and IV?
    Isao Koshima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama University, Okayama, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 53:261-6. 2004
    This is the first report on the effectiveness of minimal invasive lymphaticovenular anastomosis under local anesthesia for leg lymphedema...
  36. ncbi What determines patient satisfaction with cataract care under topical local anesthesia and monitored sedation in a community hospital setting?
    Donald Fung
    North Bay General Hospital, 750 Scollard, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
    Anesth Analg 100:1644-50. 2005
    ..We used the ISAS to discover determinants of patient satisfaction with cataract care under topical local anesthesia and monitored sedation in a small community hospital...
  37. ncbi Recent developments in local anesthesia and oral sedation
    John A Yagiela
    Division of Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 25:697-706; quiz 708. 2004
    ..The recent administration of triazolam in multiple doses has extended the availability of anxiety control to many dental patients, but unknowns about the safety of the technique as practiced by some dentists remains a concern...
  38. ncbi Transurethral cystolithotripsy with holmium laser under local anesthesia in selected patients
    Cengiz Kara
    Department of Urology, Ministry of Health, Kecioren Training and Research Hospital, Kecioren, Ankara, Turkey
    Urology 74:1000-3. 2009
    To evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of transurethral holmium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet (YAG) laser cystolithotripsy under local anesthesia in selected patients.
  39. ncbi Multiple Z-plasty in pilonidal sinus--a new technique under local anesthesia
    Pradeep Purushottam Sharma
    Department of Surgery, Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College and Hospital, Jehangir Hospital, Sassoon Road, Pune, Maharashtra, 411001, India
    World J Surg 30:2261-5. 2006
    ..Many procedures have been tried, ranging from nonsurgical to surgical methods (both conservative and radical ones). It is well known that recurrences are low when the scar is away from the midline...
  40. ncbi Exogenous and endogenous plasma levels of epinephrine during dental treatment under local anesthesia
    M Lipp
    Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Universitat Mainz, Germany
    Reg Anesth 18:6-12. 1993
    To determine serum levels of catecholamines after local anesthesia for dental treatment, we used tritium-labeled epinephrine as a vasoconstrictor for dental local anesthesia.
  41. doi Local anesthesia strategies for the patient with a "hot" tooth
    John M Nusstein
    Division of Endodontics, The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, 305 West 12th Avenue, Room 3058, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 54:237-47. 2010
    Attaining local anesthesia for the treatment of teeth diagnosed with irreversible pulpitis ("hot" tooth) can be a challenge...
  42. doi Local anesthesia using buffered 0.5% lidocaine with 1:200,000 epinephrine for tumors of the digits treated with Mohs micrographic surgery
    Bahar Firoz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:639-43. 2009
    Several specialties and textbooks continue to advocate that local anesthesia using epinephrine should not be used during surgery involving the digits.
  43. doi Safety of liposuction using exclusively tumescent local anesthesia in 3,240 consecutive cases
    Louis Habbema
    Department of Dermatology, Medisch Centrum t Gooi, Bussum, The Netherlands
    Dermatol Surg 35:1728-35. 2009
    Many surgeons consider liposuction using tumescent local anesthesia (TLA) to be a safe technique, but when TLA has been combined with other techniques, such as general anesthesia or intravenous medication, or when the guidelines ..
  44. ncbi [Influence of local anesthesia and energy level on the clinical outcome of extracorporeal shock wave-treatment of chronic plantar fasciitis]
    G Labek
    Orthopädische Abteilung, Allgemeines Krankenhaus Linz, Osterreich
    Z Orthop Ihre Grenzgeb 143:240-6. 2005
    The efficacy of low energy extracorporeal shock wave treatment (ESWT) for chronic plantar fasciitis is discussed controversially. It is unclear whether the simultaneous application of local anesthesia (LA) interferes with clinical outcome.
  45. ncbi Complications and limitations related to periprostatic local anesthesia before TRUS-guided prostate biopsy
    Ahmet T Turgut
    Department of Radiology, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Ankara 06590, Turkey
    J Clin Ultrasound 36:67-71. 2008
    ..To assess the frequency of complications specifically related to local anesthetic infiltration prior to transrectal ultrasound (TRUS)-guided prostate biopsy...
  46. ncbi Ureteroscopic removal of mildly migrated stents using local anesthesia only
    Kostantinos E Livadas
    Second Department of Urology, Athens Medical School, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Urol 178:1998-2001. 2007
    ..In the outpatient office setting we evaluated the feasibility and efficacy of ureteroscopic removal of upward migrated ureteral stents using local or no anesthesia...
  47. ncbi Neuromonitoring of the external branch of the superior laryngeal nerve during minimally invasive thyroid surgery under local anesthesia: a prospective study of 10 patients
    William B Inabnet
    Department of Surgery, Division of Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:597-601. 2009
    ..This study aims to assess feasibility and efficacy of a novel technique of neuromonitoring of the EBSLN under local anesthesia during minimally invasive thyroidectomy. STUDY DESIGN;
  48. ncbi Simple harmonic scalpel hemorrhoidectomy utilizing local anesthesia combined with intravenous sedation: a safe and rapid alternative to conventional hemorrhoidectomy
    Liam A Haveran
    Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:801-6. 2007
    ..There was a trend toward performing hemorrhoid surgery as an ambulatory procedure using local anesthesia supplemented with intravenous sedation...
  49. doi Postoperative internal carotid artery restenosis after local anesthesia: presence of risk factors versus intraoperative shunt
    Narcis Hudorovic
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Sestre Milosrdnice, Vinogradska 29, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 11:182-4. 2010
    ..At the same time local anesthesia reduced the shunt insertion rate...
  50. ncbi A randomized, controlled trial of the reciprocating procedure device for local anesthesia
    Sharon E Nunez
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Emerg Med 35:119-25. 2008
    ..new reciprocating procedure device (RPD) is superior to the conventional syringe for the administration of local anesthesia. There were 209 local lidocaine anesthesia procedures randomized between the RDP and the conventional syringe...
  51. ncbi Local anesthesia during 10 core biopsy of the prostate: comparison of 2 methods
    Kazuaki Mutaguchi
    Division of Frontier Medical Science, Department of Urology, Programs for Biomedical Research, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Urol 173:742-5. 2005
    We investigated the effectiveness of a new method, intraprostatic administration of local anesthesia vs traditional periprostatic injection for decreasing the discomfort caused by transrectal ultrasound guided, 10 core biopsy of the ..
  52. ncbi Comparison of different local anesthesia techniques during TRUS-guided biopsies: a prospective pilot study
    Sergey Kravchick
    Department of Urology, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel
    Urology 65:109-13. 2005
    To introduce two forms of anesthesia and compare them with standard local anesthesia techniques.
  53. ncbi Radio-guided minimally invasive parathyroidectomy under local anesthesia
    Assim Alfadda
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    West Afr J Med 25:134-7. 2006
    ..In an attempt to reduce operative time and decrease perioperative morbidity, we reported our experience with radio-guided minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (RMIP) under local anesthesia.
  54. ncbi Better short-term outcomes with the U-method compared with the Hammock technique for the implantation of the TVT-SECUR under local anesthesia
    Louis Olivier Gagnon
    Service d Urologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke CHUS, Universite de Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Urology 75:1060-4. 2010
    To observe the satisfaction of local anesthesia during the implantation of the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT)-SECUR (Gynecare, Ethicon, Somerville, NJ) for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence, using questionnaires completed by ..
  55. ncbi Advanced techniques and armamentarium for dental local anesthesia
    Taylor M Clark
    Dental Anesthesiology Residency Program, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1668, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 54:757-68. 2010
    ..Supplementary IO anesthesia is particularly suited for providing effective pain control of teeth diagnosed with irreversible pulpitis...
  56. doi Effects of ring castration with local anesthesia and analgesia in Holstein calves at 3 months of age on welfare indicators
    S Marti
    Department of Ruminant Production, Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries IRTA, and Animal Nutrition, Management, and Welfare Research Group, Torre Marimon, 08140 Caldes de Montbui, Barcelona, Spain
    J Anim Sci 88:2789-96. 2010
    ..Castration was performed with local anesthesia (2% lidocaine, 3 mL in each testis and 2 mL in the scrotum) and analgesia (flunixin meglumine, ..
  57. ncbi Local anesthesia use for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Aydin Inan
    Department of General Surgery, Fatih University School of Medicine, Fatih Universitesi Hastanesi, Alparslan Turkes Caddesi No 57, Bestepe, Emek, 06510, Ankara, Turkey
    World J Surg 28:741-4. 2004
    This study aimed to investigate the effects and timing of local anesthesia during laparoscopic surgery in terms of postoperative pain, nausea, and the need for opioids and antiemetics...
  58. ncbi Efficacy of tumescent local anesthesia with variable lidocaine concentration in 3430 consecutive cases of liposuction
    Louis Habbema
    Medisch Centrum t Gooi, Bussum, and Erasmus MC Department of Dermatology, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:988-94. 2010
    Lidocaine toxicity is a potential complication related to using tumescent local anesthesia (TLA) as the exclusive form of pain management in surgical procedures.
  59. ncbi Renal capsular block: a novel method for performing percutaneous nephrolithotomy under local anesthesia
    D Dalela
    Department of Urology, CSM Medical University, Upgraded King George s Medical College, Lucknow UP, India
    J Endourol 18:544-6. 2004
    ..We evolved a technique to block renal capsular sensations by infiltration of lignocaine (lidocaine) at the site of renal entry, permitting the procedure to be done with local anesthesia.
  60. ncbi [Temporary suppression of tremor by remifentanil in a patient with Parkinson's disease during cataract extraction under local anesthesia]
    W Böhmdorfer
    Abteilung für Anästhesie und Intensivmedizin, KA Rudolfstiftung Wien, Austria
    Anaesthesist 52:795-7. 2003
    ..A patient with Parkinson's disease refused both anti-Parkinson medication and general anaesthesia. Low dose remifentanil infusion suppressed her otherwise severe tremor, and the operation was performed uneventfully under local anaesthesia...
  61. ncbi Effect of ketoprofen, lidocaine local anesthesia, and combined xylazine and lidocaine caudal epidural anesthesia during castration of beef cattle on stress responses, immunity, growth, and behavior
    S T L Ting
    Teagasc, Grange Research Centre, Dunsany, Co Meath, Ireland
    J Anim Sci 81:1281-93. 2003
    To determine the effects of burdizzo castration alone or in combination with ketoprofen (K), local anesthesia (LA), or caudal epidural anesthesia (EPI) on plasma cortisol, acute-phase proteins, interferon-gamma production, growth, and ..
  62. ncbi Local anesthesia for functional endoscopic sinus surgery employing small volumes of epinephrine-containing solutions of lidocaine produces profound hypotension
    J J Yang
    Department of Anesthesiology, Jinling Hospital, Medical School of Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:1471-6. 2005
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  63. ncbi Comparison of oral and vaginal misoprostol for cervical ripening before manual vacuum aspiration of first trimester pregnancy under local anesthesia: a randomized placebo-controlled study
    Leyla Cakir
    Family Planning Clinic, SSK Social Security Organization Maternity and Women s Health Training Hospital, 06010 Ankara, Turkey
    Contraception 71:337-42. 2005
    ..mug vaginal misoprostol administration for cervical priming 3 h prior to manual vacuum aspiration (MVA) under local anesthesia for voluntary termination of pregnancy before 10 weeks of gestation in comparison with placebo oral or ..
  64. ncbi Local anesthesia for transurethral manipulations: is a transrectal periprostatic nerve block effective?
    Michael Muntener
    Department of Urology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    World J Urol 23:349-52. 2005
    ..The mean pain score was 3.4 in group 1 and 3.9 in group 2. This difference was not statistically significant. We conclude that nerve block does not seem to reduce the pain associated with transurethral manipulations...
  65. ncbi The quaternary lidocaine derivative, QX-314, produces long-lasting local anesthesia in animal models in vivo
    Tony K Y Lim
    Vancouver General Hospital, British Columbia, Canada
    Anesthesiology 107:305-11. 2007
    ..However, several reports document that extracellular QX-314 application affects action potentials. Hence, the authors tested the hypothesis that QX-314 could produce local anesthesia in animal models in vivo.
  66. ncbi Is periprostatic local anesthesia for transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy associated with increased infectious or hemorrhagic complications? A prospective randomized trial
    Can Obek
    Department of Urology, University of Istanbul Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Urol 168:558-61. 2002
    Periprostatic local anesthesia for prostate biopsy requires 2 or more extra needle punctures and injection of the local anesthetic through the highly colonized rectum...
  67. ncbi Outpatient varicocelectomy performed under local anesthesia
    Geng Long Hsu
    Microsurgical Potency Reconstruction and Research Center, Taiwan Adventist Hospital, 424, Pa Te Road, Sec 2, Taipei 105, Taiwan, China
    Asian J Androl 7:439-44. 2005
    To report a series of varicocelectomy performed under pure local anesthesia.
  68. doi Local anesthesia with 20-mL prilocaine infiltration: the ultimate point for analgesia during shockwave lithotripsy?
    Erdal Yilmaz
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Urology, University of Kirikkale, Kirikkale, Turkey
    J Endourol 22:883-7. 2008
    ..The effectiveness of 10 mL and 20 mL local prilocaine infiltration for analgesic purposes during shockwave lithotripsy (SWL) was compared, and the differences in pain intensity and need for additional analgesics were defined...
  69. ncbi Local anesthesia before transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy: comparison of 2 methods in a prospective, randomized clinical trial
    Stéphane Mallick
    Department of Urology, University Hospital, Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, French West Indies, France
    J Urol 171:730-3. 2004
    ..We compared the analgesic efficacy of the rectal administration of lidocaine gel and lidocaine periprostatic infiltration prior to transrectal ultrasound guided prostatic biopsies...
  70. ncbi Arthroscopic release of the piriformis muscle under local anesthesia for piriformis syndrome
    Akira Dezawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Teikyo, Mizonokuchi Hospital, Kawasaki, Japan
    Arthroscopy 19:554-7. 2003
    ..This technique is useful for reducing postoperative pain and allows early return to activity...
  71. ncbi A simplified endoscopic third ventriculostomy under local anesthesia
    P L Longatti
    Department of Neurosurgery, Regional Hospital, Treviso, Italy
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 47:90-2. 2004
    ..From September 1994 to December 2001, 24 neuroendoscopic procedures were performed under local anesthesia. Local infiltration was administered using a bupivacaine and lidocaine mixture...
  72. pdf Cortical stimulation of language fields under local anesthesia: optimizing removal of brain lesions adjacent to speech areas
    Robson Luis Oliveira de Amorim
    Division of Functional Neurosurgery, Department of Neurology, Clinics Hospital, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 66:534-8. 2008
    ..We have assessed the safety and effectiveness of craniotomy under local anesthesia and monitored conscious sedation for the resection of lesions involving eloquent language cortex.
  73. ncbi Current trends in local anesthesia in cosmetic plastic surgery of the head and neck: results of a German national survey and observations on the use of ropivacaine
    Tobias Koeppe
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1723-30. 2005
    ..at the national level the current practice in the use of local anesthetics in cosmetic head and neck surgery and to compare the results with the novel local anesthesia technique used in the authors' department over the past 2 years.
  74. doi Micro-orifice metabolic/bariatric surgery under IV sedation/local anesthesia: porcine feasibility study
    Henry Buchwald
    Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, MMC 290, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Obes Surg 20:500-5. 2010
    ..approach has certain disadvantages that can be avoided by a technique for abdominal access via a micro-orifice incision under intravenous (IV) sedation/local anesthesia, without general anesthesia, insufflation, and intubation.
  75. pmc Preemptive analgesia and local anesthesia as a supplement to general anesthesia: a review
    Eliezer Kaufman
    Department of Oral Medicine, The Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Anesth Prog 52:29-38. 2005
    General anesthesia (GA) and local anesthesia (LA) evolved on separate tracks. Procedures that could not be performed under LA were typically conducted under GA...
  76. ncbi The role of antibiotic prophylaxis on wound infection after mesh hernia repair under local anesthesia on an ambulatory basis
    Angel Celdrán
    Department of General Surgery, Clínica Nuestra Señora de la Concepción Fundación Jiménez Díaz Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Hernia 8:20-2. 2004
    Mesh prosthesis, local anesthesia, and ambulatory care have been widely introduced in recent decades in the treatment of inguinal hernia. The use of antibiotic prophylaxis during open inguinal hernia repair has been controversial...
  77. ncbi Does local anesthesia decrease pain perception in women undergoing amniocentesis?
    Michael C Gordon
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wilford Hall United Stated Air Force Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:55.e1-4. 2007
    The null hypothesis is that local anesthesia does not decrease pain perception during amniocentesis.
  78. ncbi A randomized trial of outpatient hysteroscopy with and without intrauterine anesthesia
    Nadia Kabli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:308-10. 2008
    ..To evaluate the amount of pain during office hysteroscopy and endometrial biopsy with and without intrauterine anesthesia...
  79. ncbi Early use of regional and local anesthesia in a combat environment may prevent the development of complex regional pain syndrome in wounded combatants
    Michael G Jenson
    PETC Research Group, Tulsa, OK 74137, USA
    Mil Med 171:396-8. 2006
    ..Standardized early interventions for patients with extremity wounds may prevent the onset of CRPS or at least reduce the severity or duration of the condition...
  80. ncbi Intraoperative local anesthesia decreases postoperative parenteral opioid requirements for transperitoneal laparoscopic renal and adrenal surgery: a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled investigation
    Herkanwal S Khaira
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
    J Urol 172:1422-6. 2004
    To determine if local anesthesia decreases discomfort following laparoscopic upper retroperitoneal surgery, we performed a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study in which the port sites and hand assist incision were ..
  81. doi Spinal or local anesthesia in lichtenstein hernia repair: a randomized controlled trial
    Ruben N van Veen
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 247:428-33. 2008
    ..Well-designed studies in this subject are important because of the gap or discrepancy between available scientific evidence and clinical practice...
  82. ncbi A randomized trial comparing local intracervical and combined local and paracervical anesthesia in outpatient hysteroscopy
    Mohammed Al-Sunaidi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 14:153-5. 2007
    ..To compare the amount of pain during and after hysteroscopy using local intracervical and combined local and paracervical anesthesia...
  83. ncbi Local Anesthesia With Monitored Anesthesia Care vs General Anesthesia in Thyroidectomy: A Randomized Study
    Samuel K Snyder
    Department of Surgery, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center College of Medicine, Scott and White Clinic and Foundation, Temple, Tex 76508, USA
    Arch Surg 141:167-73. 2006
    ..However, recent descriptions of thyroidectomy under local anesthesia claim similar results to thyroidectomy under general anesthesia...
  84. ncbi Efficacy of lidocaine 2% gel in pterygium surgery
    H Oksuz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 83:206-9. 2005
    ..Anaesthesia during pterygium surgery is usually achieved with local injection of anaesthetic medications. The aim of this study was to determine whether lidocaine 2% gel is an effective topical anaesthetic agent for pterygium surgery...
  85. ncbi Excision of thrombosed external hemorrhoid under local anesthesia: a retrospective evaluation of 340 patients
    Johannes Jongen
    Proctological Office and Department of Surgical Proctology, Park Klinik, Kiel, Germany
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1226-31. 2003
    This study was a retrospective analysis of complication rates, symptom recurrence, long-term results, and patient satisfaction after outpatient excision (local anesthesia) of thrombosed external hemorrhoids.
  86. ncbi Peribulbar versus retrobulbar anesthesia for ophthalmic surgery: an anatomical comparison of extraconal and intraconal injections
    J Ripart
    Laboratoire d Anatomie, Faculte de Medecine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Nimes, France
    Anesthesiology 94:56-62. 2001
    ..The existence of this septum is questioned. The aim of this study was to compare the spread of a colored latex dye injected intraconally or extraconally to simulate both retrobulbar and peribulbar anesthesia...
  87. ncbi Oral premedication for operations on the face under local anesthesia: a placebo-controlled double-blind trial
    G M Beer
    Clinic for Hand, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Burn Center, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:637-43. 2001
    Modern strategies for preventing or controlling pain and anxiety demand a premedication for operations using local anesthesia and for those using sedation or general anesthesia...
  88. ncbi Thermal balloon ablation in myoma-induced menorrhagia under local anesthesia
    M E Soysal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pamukkale University Medical Center, Denizli, Turkey
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 51:128-33. 2001
    ....
  89. pmc Groin hernia surgery: a systematic review
    C M Cheek
    The Royal College of Surgeons of England
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 80:S1-80. 1998
    ..It is uncertain which method is the best in terms of safety and effectiveness...
  90. ncbi [A prospective randomized study on inguinal hernia repair according to the Shouldice technique. Benefits of local anesthesia]
    B Friemert
    Chirurgische Abteilung Leitender Arzt Prof Dr H Gerngross, Bundeswehrkrankenhaus Ulm
    Chirurg 71:52-7. 2000
    The aim of this randomized controlled study was to show whether local anesthesia (LA) leads to a decrease of postoperative pain in inguinal hernia repair in comparison with general anesthesia (AA).
  91. ncbi The routine use of diagnostic laparoscopy in the intensive care unit
    A P Pecoraro
    Department of Laparoscopic Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:638-41. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: We conclude that bedside laparoscopy in the ICU under local anesthesia is a diagnostic and potentially therapeutic tool that can be used safely in the work-up of potential ..
  92. ncbi A randomized, double-blind trial of pre-emptive local anesthesia in day-case knee arthroscopy
    Daniel J Fagan
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Weston General Hospital, Weston Super Mare, North Somerset, England
    Arthroscopy 19:50-3. 2003
    ..The study goal was to assess the efficacy of pre-emptive analgesia in a clinical setting...
  93. ncbi A comparison of minidose lidocaine-fentanyl spinal anesthesia and local anesthesia/propofol infusion for outpatient knee arthroscopy
    B Ben-David
    Department of Anesthesiology, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Anesth Analg 93:319-25, 2nd contents page. 2001
    ..One hundred patients scheduled for outpatient knee arthroscopy were randomized to receive either local anesthesia plus a titrated IV propofol infusion (LA/PI) or SAB(MLF) using 20 mg lidocaine 0.5% + 20 microg fentanyl...
  94. ncbi Periprostatic local anesthesia eliminates pain of office-based transrectal prostate biopsy
    J S Jones
    Urological Institute, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 6:53-5. 2003
    Up to 96% of patient who undergo prostate biopsy report pain. We performed periprostatic local anesthesia injection in an effort to improve patient acceptance of prostate biopsy...
  95. ncbi Can local anesthesia be recommended for routine use in elective knee arthroscopy? A comparison between local, spinal, and general anesthesia
    E Jacobson
    Artro Clinic, S t Görans Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arthroscopy 16:183-90. 2000
    b>Local anesthesia (LA) for outpatient knee arthroscopy is not a standard procedure at most hospitals. To evaluate the LA technique for knee arthroscopy on medically healthy patients, this study compared 3 anesthesia techniques...
  96. ncbi Lidocaine 2% gel versus lidocaine 4% unpreserved drops for topical anesthesia in cataract surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    Antonio Bardocci
    Divisione Oculistica, Ospedale San Pietro Fatebenefratelli, Rome, Italy
    Ophthalmology 110:144-9. 2003
    ..To compare intracameral levels and clinical efficacy of lidocaine 2% gel with lidocaine 4% unpreserved drops...
  97. ncbi Cardiovascular and sympathetic responses to dental surgery with local anesthesia
    Y Nakamura
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kyushu Dental College, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Hypertens Res 24:209-14. 2001
    ..concentrations increased during dental surgery, and peak values of these variables were obtained after local anesthesia and during tooth extraction, respectively. Serum glucose level increased after local anesthesia (control vs...
  98. pmc Prolonged duration local anesthesia with minimal toxicity
    Hila Epstein-Barash
    Laboratory for Biomaterials and Drug Delivery, Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:7125-30. 2009
    ..These results suggest that controlled release of STX and similar compounds can provide very prolonged nerve blocks with minimal systemic and local toxicity...
  99. ncbi Awake thyroidectomy under local anesthesia and dexmedetomidine infusion
    Anthony R Plunkett
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 174:100-2. 2009
    ..gastro-esophageal reflux disease, and congestive heart failure undergoing an awake thyroidectomy under local anesthesia and a DEX infusion. The patient was given a loading dose of DEX of 1 mcg/kg and an infusion ranging from 0...
  100. ncbi Drainage of liver abscess via laparoscopic trocar with local anesthesia
    Cuneyt Kayaalp
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Turkey Yuksek Ihtisas Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:121-4. 2003
    ..patient's permission was obtained, a laparoscopic trocar was inserted into the abscess with the patient under local anesthesia in the operating room...
  101. ncbi Long-term endothelial cell loss after phacoemulsification: peribulbar anesthesia versus intracameral lidocaine 1%: prospective randomized clinical trial
    Tim Heuermann
    Department of Ophthalmology, Charite, Faculty of Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:639-43. 2002
    ..To evaluate endothelial cell loss after phacoemulsification with posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation using peribulbar anesthesia or topical anesthesia combined with intracameral unpreserved lidocaine 1%...

Research Grants69

  1. PATHOGENESIS AND TREATMENT OF NERVE BLOCK INJURIES
    Robert Myers; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..b>Local anesthesia and the early toxic effects will be distinguished from more slowly developing electrophysiological deficits ..
  2. NEW DERMAL ANESTHETICS
    VINCENT CIOFALO; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The new compounds offer faster onset of anesthetic activity, deeper local anesthesia, and longer duration of anesthesia than EMLA...
  3. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Aw
    Kelly Young; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..African-American, and Mexican-American, undergoing painful medical procedures typically done with no or local anesthesia only (e.g...
  4. TRANSPLANTATION OF HUMAN BONE MARROW STROMAL CELLS
    Itzhak Fischer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Human MSCs are easy to obtain from a patient under local anesthesia, provide a renewal population and can be used for autologous grafting...
  5. Minimally Invasive Surgical Therapies Treatment Consort*
    Claus Roehrborn; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..the relative efficacy and safety, as well as tolerability of these procedures in an outpatient setting under local anesthesia, and importantly, durability of the initial results over intermediate follow-up periods is lacking...
  6. Selective targeting of sodium channel blockers to pain-sensing neurons
    Bruce P Bean; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of neurons, thus avoiding the motor paralysis and block of autonomic fibers that occurs with conventional local anesthesia. Besides allowing pain-specific local anesthesia (e.g...
  7. Selective targeting of sodium channel blockers to pain-sensing neurons
    Bruce P Bean; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of neurons, thus avoiding the motor paralysis and block of autonomic fibers that occurs with conventional local anesthesia. Besides allowing pain-specific local anesthesia (e.g...
  8. Selective targeting of sodium channel blockers to pain-sensing neurons
    BRUCE BEAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of neurons, thus avoiding the motor paralysis and block of autonomic fibers that occurs with conventional local anesthesia. Besides allowing pain-specific local anesthesia (e.g...
  9. Pediatric Percutaneous Cochlear Implantation Clinical Validation & Implementation
    Robert F Labadie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the following six steps: (i) placing three bone-implanted fiducial markers/anchors surrounding the ear under local anesthesia in an out-patient setting, (ii) obtaining a clinically applicable CT scan, (iii) using the CT scan to plan a ..
  10. Pediatric Percutaneous Cochlear Implantation Clinical Validation & Implementation
    Robert Labadie; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..the following six steps: (i) placing three bone-implanted fiducial markers/anchors surrounding the ear under local anesthesia in an out-patient setting, (ii) obtaining a clinically applicable CT scan, (iii) using the CT scan to plan a ..
  11. Tear-Resistant and Elastic Tissue Adhesive for Craniofacial Applications
    SILVIA D LUEBBEN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The use of tissue adhesives in place of sutures also eliminates the need for local anesthesia and follow-up visits to remove the stiches when non-biodegradable sutures are used...
  12. AROMATIC AMINE LOCAL ANESTHETICS AND MEMBRANES
    Issaku Ueda; Fiscal Year: 1990
    b>Local anesthesia is generally considered to involve specific binding to receptors, most probably to the sodium channel whose gate is opened...
  13. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Aw
    Kelly Young; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..African-American, and Mexican-American, undergoing painful medical procedures typically done with no or local anesthesia only (e.g...
  14. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Aw
    Kelly Young; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..African-American, and Mexican-American, undergoing painful medical procedures typically done with no or local anesthesia only (e.g...
  15. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Aw
    Kelly Young; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..African-American, and Mexican-American, undergoing painful medical procedures typically done with no or local anesthesia only (e.g...
  16. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Aw
    Kelly Young; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..African-American, and Mexican-American, undergoing painful medical procedures typically done with no or local anesthesia only (e.g...
  17. Peripheral and Central Mechanism of Pain in Patients with Fibromyalgia
    Roland Staud; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Either way, we will provide evidence that will characterize the role of local anesthesia, placebo analgesia, or both...
  18. Peripheral and Central Mechanism of Pain in Patients with Fibromyalgia
    Roland Staud; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Either way, we will provide evidence that will characterize the role of local anesthesia, placebo analgesia, or both...
  19. Peripheral and Central Mechanism of Pain in Patients with Fibromyalgia
    ROLAND M STAUD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Either way, we will provide evidence that will characterize the role of local anesthesia, placebo analgesia, or both...
  20. MRM OF CONTINUOUS SPINAL ANESTHESIA MECHANISMS OF LOCAL ANESTHESIA NEUROTOXICITY
    Helene Benveniste; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..It is our long-term goal that data derived from this research will be applicable to future clinical as well as experimental studies with new intrathecal drugs for anesthesia and/or analgesia. ..
  21. CHOLINERGIC MECHANISMS OF ANALGESIA
    EDGAR IWAMOTO; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The specific aims are: to determine if ibotenic acid lesions of the PPTn, and if local anesthesia, lesions and M1 receptor antagonism of the NRM, disrupt nicotinic and muscarinic-induced antinociception ..
  22. DISTRIBUTION AND ULTRASTRUCTURE OF DENTAL INNERVATION
    MARGARET BYERS; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..from single fibers in alveolar nerve to analyze sensory properties of A and C fibers and their response to local anesthesia compared with contralateral control teeth...
  23. DISTRIBUTION AND ULTRASTRUCTURE OF DENTAL INNERVATION
    MARGARET BYERS; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..from single fibers in alveolar nerve to analyze sensory properties of A and C fibers and their response to local anesthesia compared with contralateral control teeth...
  24. DISTRIBUTION AND ULTRASTRUCTURE OF DENTAL INNERVATION
    MARGARET BYERS; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..from single fibers in alveolar nerve to analyze sensory properties of A and C fibers and their response to local anesthesia compared with contralateral control teeth...
  25. DISTRIBUTION AND ULTRASTRUCTURE OF DENTAL INNERVATION
    MARGARET BYERS; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..from single fibers in alveolar nerve to analyze sensory properties of A and C fibers and their response to local anesthesia compared with contralateral control teeth...
  26. MICROINVASIVE TREATMENT OF SLEEP APNEA WITH THE LINGUAFLEX TISSUE RETRACTOR II
    Ira Sanders; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The therapy involves the insertion of a thin, elastic implant into the side of the tongue, under local anesthesia. The device will be tested in animals and human cadaver specimen...
  27. CLINICAL TRIALS ON HUMAN ISLET TRANSPLANTATION
    DAVID SCHARP; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..This application proposes to (1) transplant under local anesthesia, room temperature-cultured islets into the portal vein of patients with type I IDDM who have had their ..
  28. NATURAL HISTORY AND TREATMENT OUTCOME IN BRAIN AVM
    J Mohr; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..on-the-table assessments of cerebral function derived from Behavior Science principles and undertaken with local anesthesia challenges using agents with differential effects on brain white and gray matter...
  29. NATURAL HISTORY AND TREATMENT OUTCOME IN BRAIN AVM
    J Mohr; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..on-the-table assessments of cerebral function derived from Behavior Science principles and undertaken with local anesthesia challenges using agents with differential effects on brain white and gray matter...
  30. NATURAL HISTORY AND TREATMENT OUTCOME IN BRAIN AVM
    J Mohr; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..on-the-table assessments of cerebral function derived from Behavior Science principles and undertaken with local anesthesia challenges using agents with differential effects on brain white and gray matter...
  31. NATURAL HISTORY AND TREATMENT OUTCOME IN BRAIN AVM
    JP MOHR; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..on-the-table assessments of cerebral function derived from Behavior Science principles and undertaken with local anesthesia challenges using agents with differential effects on brain white and gray matter...
  32. EMBRYONIC DOPAMINE CELL IMPLANTS FOR PARKINSONISM
    Curt Freed; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Under local anesthesia, all patients have four burrholes through the forehead...
  33. NATURAL HISTORY AND TREATMENT OUTCOME IN BRAIN AVM
    J Mohr; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..on-the-table assessments of cerebral function derived from Behavior Science principles and undertaken with local anesthesia challenges using agents with differential effects on brain white and gray matter...
  34. EMBRYONIC DOPAMINE CELL IMPLANTS FOR PARKINSONISM
    Curt Freed; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Under local anesthesia, all patients have four burrholes through the forehead...
  35. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  36. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, we will study the effectiveness of prolonged duration local anesthesia in preventing or mitigating the development of pain-related behaviors and the rise in GAP-43 expression ..
  37. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  38. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Finally, we will study the effectiveness of prolonged duration local anesthesia in preventing or mitigating the development of pain-related behaviors and the rise in GAP-43 expression ..
  39. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Finally, we will study the effectiveness of prolonged duration local anesthesia in preventing or mitigating the development of pain-related behaviors and the rise in GAP-43 expression ..
  40. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    Daniel S Kohane; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  41. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Finally, we will study the effectiveness of prolonged duration local anesthesia in preventing or mitigating the development of pain-related behaviors and the rise in GAP-43 expression ..
  42. Benign prostate hyperplasia: minimally invasive surgery
    Claus Roehrborn; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..the relative efficacy and safety, as well as tolerability of these procedures in an outpatient setting under local anesthesia, and importantly, durability of the initial results over intermediate follow-up periods is lacking...
  43. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  44. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Finally, we will study the effectiveness of prolonged duration local anesthesia in preventing or mitigating the development of pain-related behaviors and the rise in GAP-43 expression ..
  45. PROLONGED DURATION LOCAL ANESTHESIA
    DANIEL KOHANE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  46. Sodium Channel Expression in Human Teeth
    Michael Henry; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..from this study will further our knowledge regarding both basic pain mechanisms and the increased occurrence of local anesthesia failures in diseased teeth that can be a major deterrent for utilization of dental care.
  47. Sodium Channel Expression in Human Teeth
    Michael Henry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..from this study will further our knowledge regarding both basic pain mechanisms and the increased occurrence of local anesthesia failures in diseased teeth that can be a major deterrent for utilization of dental care.
  48. Sodium Channel Expression in Human Teeth
    Michael Henry; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..from this study will further our knowledge regarding both basic pain mechanisms and the increased occurrence of local anesthesia failures in diseased teeth that can be a major deterrent for utilization of dental care.
  49. Sodium Channel Expression in Human Teeth
    Michael Henry; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..from this study will further our knowledge regarding both basic pain mechanisms and the increased occurrence of local anesthesia failures in diseased teeth that can be a major deterrent for utilization of dental care.
  50. Sodium Channel Expression in Human Teeth
    Michael Henry; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..from this study will further our knowledge regarding both basic pain mechanisms and the increased occurrence of local anesthesia failures in diseased teeth that can be a major deterrent for utilization of dental care.
  51. IN VIVO REGULATION OF PROTEIN TURNOVER BY HORMONES
    K Nair; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..methodologies to measure stable isotopic enrichment in AA-tRNA from human biopsy samples taken under local anesthesia and to purify myosin from human skeletal muscle biopsy samples...
  52. TRANSPLANTATION OF HUMAN BONE MARROW STROMAL CELLS
    Itzhak Fischer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Human MSCs are easy to obtain from a patient under local anesthesia, provide a renewal population and can be used for autologous grafting...
  53. TRANSPLANTATION OF HUMAN BONE MARROW STROMAL CELLS
    Itzhak Fischer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Human MSCs are easy to obtain from a patient under local anesthesia, provide a renewal population and can be used for autologous grafting...
  54. TRANSPLANTATION OF HUMAN BONE MARROW STROMAL CELLS
    Itzhak Fischer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Human MSCs are easy to obtain from a patient under local anesthesia, provide a renewal population and can be used for autologous grafting...
  55. NEW DERMAL ANESTHETICS
    VINCENT CIOFALO; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The new compounds offer faster onset of anesthetic activity, deeper local anesthesia, and longer duration of anesthesia than EMLA...
  56. PATHOGENESIS AND TREATMENT OF NERVE BLOCK INJURIES
    Robert Myers; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..b>Local anesthesia and the early toxic effects will be distinguished from more slowly developing electrophysiological deficits ..
  57. Minimally Invasive Surgical Therapies Treatment Consort*
    Claus Roehrborn; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..the relative efficacy and safety, as well as tolerability of these procedures in an outpatient setting under local anesthesia, and importantly, durability of the initial results over intermediate follow-up periods is lacking...
  58. BRAIN STEM MECHANISMS OF DEEP CRANIOFACIAL PAIN
    James Hu; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..the peripherally evoked responses to deep as well as cutaneous stimuli of caudalis nociceptive neurons; local anesthesia or lesioning of RVM can diminish the depressive effects of PAG stimulation...
  59. Minimally Invasive Surgical Therapies Treatment Consort*
    Claus Roehrborn; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..the relative efficacy and safety, as well as tolerability of these procedures in an outpatient setting under local anesthesia, and importantly, durability of the initial results over intermediate follow-up periods is lacking...
  60. Minimally Invasive Surgical Therapies Treatment Consort*
    Claus Roehrborn; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the relative efficacy and safety, as well as tolerability of these procedures in an outpatient setting under local anesthesia, and importantly, durability of the initial results over intermediate follow-up periods is lacking...
  61. BRAIN STEM MECHANISMS OF DEEP CRANIOFACIAL PAIN
    James Hu; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..the peripherally evoked responses to deep as well as cutaneous stimuli of caudalis nociceptive neurons; local anesthesia or lesioning of RVM can diminish the depressive effects of PAG stimulation...
  62. Minimally Invasive Surgical Therapies Treatment Consort*
    Claus Roehrborn; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..the relative efficacy and safety, as well as tolerability of these procedures in an outpatient setting under local anesthesia, and importantly, durability of the initial results over intermediate follow-up periods is lacking...
  63. COCAINE USE: ACUTE AND CHRONIC CARDIOVASCULAR EFFECTS
    ROBERT WILKERSON; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..e. inhibition of neuronal catecholamine uptake and local anesthesia) are well established, the mechanism(s) of its cardiovascular actions are not understood...
  64. COCAINE USE: ACUTE AND CHRONIC CARDIOVASCULAR EFFECTS
    ROBERT WILKERSON; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..e. inhibition of neuronal catecholamine uptake and local anesthesia) are well established, the mechanism(s) of its cardiovascular actions are not understood...
  65. STUDY OF OCULOMOTOR CONTROL SYSTEM
    David Robinson; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..We will investigate this in the alert monkey by microstimulation and micro injections of a local anesthesia in this region to provide evidence that may suggest how the neural integrator works...