intraoperative monitoring

Summary

Summary: The constant checking on the state or condition of a patient during the course of a surgical operation (e.g., checking of vital signs).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Quick intraoperative parathyroid hormone assay: surgical adjunct to allow limited parathyroidectomy, improve success rate, and predict outcome
    George L Irvin
    DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, P O Box 016310 M 875, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    World J Surg 28:1287-92. 2004
  2. ncbi Monitoring with EEG entropy decreases propofol requirement and maintains cardiovascular stability during induction of anaesthesia in elderly patients
    W Riad
    King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:684-8. 2007
  3. ncbi Anesthesia and neurocerebral monitoring for aortic dissection
    Benjamin A Kohl
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 17:236-46. 2005
  4. ncbi Predicting fluid responsiveness in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: functional haemodynamic parameters including the Respiratory Systolic Variation Test and static preload indicators
    S Preisman
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Br J Anaesth 95:746-55. 2005
  5. ncbi Influence of bispectral index monitoring on decision making during cardiac anesthesia
    George Vretzakis
    Department of Cardiac Anesthesia, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Clin Anesth 17:509-16. 2005
  6. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerve in thyroid surgery
    H Dralle
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Martin Luther University of Halle, Ernst Grube Str 40, D 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    World J Surg 32:1358-66. 2008
  7. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of visual evoked potential: introduction of a clinically useful method
    Tatsuya Sasaki
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fukushima Medical University, Hikarigaoka, Fukushima, Japan
    J Neurosurg 112:273-84. 2010
  8. ncbi Standard and limitation of intraoperative monitoring of the visual evoked potential
    Kunihiko Kodama
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto 390 8621, Japan
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:643-8. 2010
  9. ncbi Right heart catheterization and cardiac complications in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery: an observational study
    C A Polanczyk
    Partners Community HealthCare Inc, Suite 1150, Prudential Tower, 800 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02199, USA
    JAMA 286:309-14. 2001
  10. ncbi Total intravenous anesthesia for intraoperative monitoring of the motor pathways: an integral view combining clinical and experimental data
    Kai Michael Scheufler
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 96:571-9. 2002

Detail Information

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  1. ncbi Quick intraoperative parathyroid hormone assay: surgical adjunct to allow limited parathyroidectomy, improve success rate, and predict outcome
    George L Irvin
    DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, P O Box 016310 M 875, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    World J Surg 28:1287-92. 2004
    ..There was no statistical difference in the overall recurrence rates ( p = 0.23). The QPTH-guided parathyroidectomy identifies MGD and allows an improved success rate with the same low recurrence rate when compared to the results of BNE...
  2. ncbi Monitoring with EEG entropy decreases propofol requirement and maintains cardiovascular stability during induction of anaesthesia in elderly patients
    W Riad
    King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:684-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to demonstrate the effect of electroencephalographic entropy on propofol requirement and haemodynamic parameters during induction of anaesthesia in elderly patients...
  3. ncbi Anesthesia and neurocerebral monitoring for aortic dissection
    Benjamin A Kohl
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 17:236-46. 2005
    ..Finally, we will present some "controversies in care," emphasizing that our respective fields continue to grow, learn, and improve what information we have on the morbidity and mortality of aortic dissection...
  4. ncbi Predicting fluid responsiveness in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: functional haemodynamic parameters including the Respiratory Systolic Variation Test and static preload indicators
    S Preisman
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Br J Anaesth 95:746-55. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi Influence of bispectral index monitoring on decision making during cardiac anesthesia
    George Vretzakis
    Department of Cardiac Anesthesia, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Clin Anesth 17:509-16. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerve in thyroid surgery
    H Dralle
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Martin Luther University of Halle, Ernst Grube Str 40, D 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    World J Surg 32:1358-66. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, a systematic evidence-based assessment of this novel health technology has not been performed...
  7. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of visual evoked potential: introduction of a clinically useful method
    Tatsuya Sasaki
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fukushima Medical University, Hikarigaoka, Fukushima, Japan
    J Neurosurg 112:273-84. 2010
    To obtain a clinically useful method of intraoperative monitoring of visual evoked potentials (VEPs), the authors developed a new light-stimulating device and introduced electroretinography (ERG) to ascertain retinal light stimulation ..
  8. ncbi Standard and limitation of intraoperative monitoring of the visual evoked potential
    Kunihiko Kodama
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto 390 8621, Japan
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:643-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate this, relationships between VEP waveform changes and postoperative visual function were analysed retrospectively...
  9. ncbi Right heart catheterization and cardiac complications in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery: an observational study
    C A Polanczyk
    Partners Community HealthCare Inc, Suite 1150, Prudential Tower, 800 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02199, USA
    JAMA 286:309-14. 2001
    ..Right heart catheterization (RHC) is commonly performed before high-risk noncardiac surgery, but the benefit of this strategy remains unproven...
  10. ncbi Total intravenous anesthesia for intraoperative monitoring of the motor pathways: an integral view combining clinical and experimental data
    Kai Michael Scheufler
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 96:571-9. 2002
    ....
  11. ncbi Assessing fluid responsiveness during open chest conditions
    D A Reuter
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Munich, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 94:318-23. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the ability of SVV and PPV measured by arterial pulse contour analysis to assess fluid responsiveness in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery during open-chest conditions...
  12. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of facial EMG responses during microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm. Prognostic value for long-term outcome: a study in a 33-patient series
    J Hatem
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hopital Neurologique P. Wertheimer, University of Lyon, France
    Br J Neurosurg 15:496-9. 2001
    ....
  13. ncbi Non-invasive intraoperative monitoring of blood pressure and arterial pCO2 during surgical anesthesia in mice
    Serge C Thal
    Institute for Surgical Research, University of Munich Medical Center, Grosshadern, Munich, Germany
    J Neurosci Methods 159:261-7. 2007
    ..Thereby the current study may help to reduce animal numbers and perform mice experiments under more defined and controlled physiological conditions in the future...
  14. ncbi A laboratory evaluation of an auditory display designed to enhance intraoperative monitoring
    Robert G Loeb
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Anesth Analg 94:362-8, table of contents. 2002
    ..We conclude that, with little training, clinicians can successfully detect and identify simulated clinical events using an auditory display of six variables...
  15. ncbi Focused cervical exploration for primary hyperparathyroidism without intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring or use of the gamma probe
    Steven R Jacobson
    Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    World J Surg 28:1127-31. 2004
    ..Further experience with this surgical approach seems warranted to determine the overall cure rate, operative morbidity, and the sensitivity and specificity of preoperative localization studies...
  16. ncbi Effects of mid-line thoracotomy on the interaction between mechanical ventilation and cardiac filling during cardiac surgery
    D A Reuter
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Munich, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 92:808-13. 2004
    ..We studied how mid-line thoracotomy affects cardiac filling volumes and cardiovascular haemodynamics, particularly variations in stroke volume and pulse pressure caused by mechanical ventilation...
  17. pmc The validity of multimodal intraoperative monitoring (MIOM) in surgery of 109 spine and spinal cord tumors
    Martin Sutter
    Department of Neurology Spine Unit, Schulthess Clinic, Lengghalde 2, 8008, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 16:S197-208. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of lower cranial nerves in skull base surgery: technical report and review of 123 monitored cases
    Cahide Topsakal
    Firat University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 31:45-53. 2008
    ..The incidence of high false positive and negative CMAP and the variability in CMAP amplitude and threshold can vary depending on individual and technical factors...
  19. ncbi Tibial somatosensory evoked potential intraoperative monitoring: recommendations based on signal to noise ratio analysis of popliteal fossa, optimized P37, standard P37, and P31 potentials
    D B MacDonald
    Section of Neurophysiology, Department of Neurosciences, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, MBC 76, P O Box 3354, Riyadh 11211, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:1858-69. 2005
    ..To compare the intraoperative signal-to-noise ratio (SNR), reproducibility and rapidity of popliteal fossa (PF), optimized P37, standard P37 and P31 potentials...
  20. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of cerebral blood flow by laser speckle contrast analysis
    Nils Hecht
    Department of Neurosurgery, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Neurosurg Focus 27:E11. 2009
    ..The purpose of this preliminary study was to address the general feasibility of LASCA in terms of handling and image quality and to provide an example of its clinical implications...
  21. ncbi What does intraoperative monitoring of motor evoked potentials bring to the neurosurgeon?
    V Deletis
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 147:1015-7. 2005
  22. ncbi Threshold-level repetitive transcranial electrical stimulation for intraoperative monitoring of central motor conduction
    B Calancie
    The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    J Neurosurg 95:161-8. 2001
    ..The authors conducted a study to evaluate repetitive transcranial electrical stimulation (TES) to assess spinal cord motor tract function in individuals undergoing spine surgery, with emphasis on safety and efficacy...
  23. ncbi Intraoperative parathyroid hormone measurement during minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: does it "value-add" to decision-making?
    Peter Stalberg
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Coll Surg 203:1-6. 2006
    ..It has also been shown not to be cost-effective. The aim of this study was to determine if IOPTH "value-added" to decision-making during MIP...
  24. ncbi The use of readily available equipment in a simple method for intraoperative monitoring of recurrent laryngeal nerve function during thyroid surgery: initial experience with more than 300 cases
    Holger K Eltzschig
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Surg 137:452-6; discussion 456-7. 2002
    ..An inexpensive and widely applicable technique to monitor recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) function during thyroid surgery can be safely implemented...
  25. ncbi An unusual case of pulmonary artery catheter malfunction
    Gerard R Manecke
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, California 92103, USA
    Anesth Analg 95:302-4, table of contents. 2002
    ..Blood appearing at the electrical connection port confirms the diagnosis. The catheter, if easily removed, should be replaced as soon as possible...
  26. ncbi Brain tumor resection: intraoperative monitoring with high-field-strength MR imaging-initial results
    A J Martin
    Department of Radiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Radiology 215:221-8. 2000
    ..To investigate the challenges and benefits of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging during brain tumor resection...
  27. ncbi Resection of malignant brain tumors in eloquent cortical areas: a new multimodal approach combining 5-aminolevulinic acid and intraoperative monitoring
    Guenther C Feigl
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen Medical Center, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg 113:352-7. 2010
    ..further and evaluate the utility and limitations of fluorescence-guided resections of primary malignant brain tumors in eloquent cortical areas in combination with intraoperative monitoring based on multimodal functional imaging data.
  28. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerve in 151 consecutive patients undergoing thyroid surgery
    T M Hemmerling
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Anesth Analg 93:396-9 , 3rd contents page. 2001
    We present a technique of intraoperative monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerve using a surface electrode attached to a routine endotracheal tube...
  29. ncbi Does preoperative paresis influence intraoperative monitoring of the motor cortex?
    Theodoros Kombos
    Neurochirurgische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Benjamin Franklin, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Neurophysiol 20:129-34. 2003
    b>Intraoperative monitoring of motor function by means of motor evoked potentials (MEPs) is a new method. The current study examines the influence of preoperative paresis on the feasibility and reliability of this method...
  30. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of laparoscopic skill development based on quantitative measures
    Sayra M Cristancho
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Surg Endosc 23:2181-90. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the feasibility of using a new framework for interpreting quantitative measures acquired in the operating room to distinguish between levels of laparoscopic skill development...
  31. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring for tethered cord surgery: an update
    Karl F Kothbauer
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Institute for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E8. 2004
    ..This review intends to provide an update on the techniques used and their validity...
  32. ncbi Open minimally invasive parathyroid surgery
    Robert Udelsman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar Street, FMB 102, 06510, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    World J Surg 28:1224-6. 2004
    ..MIP and standard exploration were indistinguishable with regard to high cure and low complication rates. MIP, however, was superior with regard to operating time, length of hospital stay, patient comfort, and costs...
  33. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring and facial nerve outcomes after vestibular schwannoma resection
    Brandon Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Otol Neurotol 24:812-7. 2003
    ..To determine the predictive value of proximal facial nerve electrical threshold and proximal-to-distal facial muscle compound action potential amplitude ratio on facial nerve outcomes after resection of vestibular schwannomas...
  34. ncbi Combined motor and somatosensory evoked potentials for intraoperative monitoring: intra- and postoperative data in a series of 69 operations
    M R Weinzierl
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 30:109-16; discussion 116. 2007
    ..Stable SSEP/MEP recordings reassure the surgeon that motor function is still intact and surgery can be continued safely. The combined SSEP/ MEP monitoring becomes advantageous, if one modality is not recordable...
  35. ncbi Use of intraoperative monitoring of somatosensory evoked potentials to prevent ischaemic stroke after surgical exclusion of middle cerebral artery aneurysms
    G Penchet
    Service de Neurochirurgie, Centre Hospitalier Pellegrin, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 149:357-64. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the value of monitoring somatosensory evoked potentials (SEP) in the prevention of ischaemic stroke occurring during surgical exclusion of middle cerebral artery aneurysms...
  36. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of blood flow insufficiency in the anterior choroidal artery during aneurysm surgery
    Kyouichi Suzuki
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, Japan
    J Neurosurg 98:507-14. 2003
    ..To this end, the authors relied on the intraoperative motor evoked potentials (MEPs) elicited by electrical stimulation of the hand motor cortex...
  37. ncbi Primary hyperparathyroidism surgical management since the introduction of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: Mayo Clinic experience
    Clive S Grant
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Surg 140:472-8; discussion 478-9. 2005
    ..Changes in the management of primary HPT have occurred since introducing MIP including localization, anesthesia, intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring, and indications for parathyroidectomy...
  38. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of the corticospinal motor evoked potential (D-wave): clinical index for postoperative motor function and functional recovery
    Takamitsu Yamamoto
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 44:170-80; discussion 181-2. 2004
    ..b>Intraoperative monitoring of the D-wave is suitable for open cranial surgery with general anesthesia, can detect the primary motor ..
  39. ncbi Revascularization and parent artery occlusion for giant internal carotid artery aneurysms in the intracavernous portion using intraoperative monitoring of cerebral hemodynamics
    Yoshitaka Kubo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Neurosurgery 58:43-50; discussion 43-50. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi Multimodality intraoperative monitoring during complex lumbosacral procedures: indications, techniques, and long-term follow-up review of 61 consecutive cases
    Andrei V Krassioukov
    Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosurg Spine 1:243-53. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the neurological outcomes after complex lumbosacral surgery in patients undergoing multimodality neurophysiological monitoring...
  41. ncbi Response Entropy is not more sensitive than State Entropy in distinguishing the use of esmolol instead of remifentanil in patients undergoing gynaecological laparoscopy
    M Valjus
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 50:32-9. 2006
    ..Our hypothesis was that while keeping SE at a predetermined level, RE would be higher in patients receiving a beta-blocking agent (esmolol) instead of an opioid (remifentanil) during a propofol/nitrous oxide anaesthesia...
  42. ncbi Parathyroidectomy outcomes according to operative approach
    Todd D Beyer
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg 193:368-72; discussion 372-3. 2007
    ..Parathyroidectomy for primary sporadic hyperparathyroidism (psHPT) has evolved with advances in preoperative gland localization and intraoperative parathyroid hormone (ioPTH) monitoring to minimally invasive approaches (MIPS)...
  43. ncbi Evaluation of serial haemodynamic changes during coronary artery anastomoses in patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery: initial experiences using two deep pericardial stay sutures and octopus tissue stabilizer
    Helen Ki Shinn
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, Inchon, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:978-84. 2004
    ....
  44. ncbi Surgeon-performed ultrasound improves localization of abnormal parathyroid glands
    Carmen C Solorzano
    DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Medical Centers, Florida, USA
    Am Surg 71:557-62; discussion 562-3. 2005
    ..01). Surgeon-performed cervical ultrasonography improved the localization of abnormal parathyroids by MIBI scan, adding to the success of limited parathyroidectomy...
  45. ncbi Recording nasal muscle F waves and electromyographic activity of the facial muscles: a comparison of two methods used for intraoperative monitoring of facial nerve function
    C Wedekind
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cologne, Germany
    J Neurosurg 95:974-8. 2001
    ..A comparison of two electrophysiological methods used to assess facial nerve function intraoperatively was conducted in 33 patients with tumors of the cerebellopontine angle...
  46. ncbi Optical coherence tomography for experimental neuroendoscopy
    H J Böhringer
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 49:269-75. 2006
    ..This technology may provide an extra margin of safety by providing cross-sectional images of tissue barriers within optically opaque conditions...
  47. ncbi Remifentanil- and fentanyl-based anesthesia for intraoperative monitoring of somatosensory evoked potentials
    S K Samra
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Anesth Analg 92:1510-5. 2001
    ..Forty-one patients undergoing spinal surgery and requiring intraoperative monitoring of SSEPs were randomized into two groups...
  48. ncbi Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy using the lateral focused mini-incision technique without intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring
    T Pang
    University of Sydney Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Br J Surg 94:315-9. 2007
    ..0-cm mini-incision without intraoperative monitoring. The aim of this study was to analyse the outcomes of MIP using such a simplified technique.
  49. ncbi Neurological monitoring for congenital heart surgery
    Dean B Andropoulos
    Department of Pediatric Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin WT19345H, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Anesth Analg 99:1365-75; table of contents. 2004
    ..We present evidence that multimodal neurological monitoring in conjunction with a treatment algorithm may improve neurological outcome for patients undergoing congenital heart surgery and present one such algorithm...
  50. pmc Multimodal intraoperative monitoring (MIOM) during 409 lumbosacral surgical procedures in 409 patients
    Martin A Sutter
    Department of Neurology, Spine Unit, Schulthess Clinic, Lengghalde 2, 8008, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 16:S221-8. 2007
    A prospective study on 409 patients who received multimodel intraoperative monitoring (MIOM) during lumbosacral surgical procedures between March 2000 and December 2005 was carried out...
  51. ncbi Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy without intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    R Mihai
    Department of Endocrine Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Br J Surg 94:42-7. 2007
    ..This non-randomized case series assessed the long-term results of MIP performed without the use of intraoperative parathyroid hormone (ioPTH) monitoring...
  52. pmc Intraoperative monitoring study of ipsilateral motor evoked potentials in scoliosis surgery
    Y L Lo
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    Eur Spine J 15:656-60. 2006
    Ipsilateral motor evoked potentials (MEPs) in spinal cord surgery intraoperative monitoring is not well studied...
  53. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of segmental spinal nerve root function with free-run and electrically-triggered electromyography and spinal cord function with reflexes and F-responses. A position statement by the American Society of Neurophysiological Monitori
    Ronald E Leppanen
    Knoxville Neurology Clinic, 939 Emerald Avenue, Suite 907, Knoxville, Tennessee 37917, USA
    J Clin Monit Comput 19:437-61. 2005
    ..recording H-reflexes, 8. recording F-responses, 9. recording the sacral reflex, 10. recording intralimb and interlimb reflexes and 11. recording monosynaptic and polysynaptic reflexes during dorsal root rhizotomy...
  54. ncbi Electrophysiologic intraoperative monitoring for spine procedures
    Jefferson C Slimp
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 15:85-105. 2004
    ..MEPs and reflex monitoring, which address the descending pathways and the interneuronal connections, is efficacious in detecting abnormalities that may be missed by SEPs...
  55. ncbi Precordial Doppler probe placement for optimal detection of venous air embolism during craniotomy
    Armin Schubert
    Department of Anesthesiology, The University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Anesth Analg 102:1543-7. 2006
    ..Peripheral saline injection represents a viable alternative (83% response rate). Vigorous central injection of 10 mL of NS however, risks false positive verification of left lateral precordial probe placement...
  56. pmc Contrast enhancement for in vivo visible reflectance imaging of tissue oxygenation
    Nicole J Crane
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland 20892
    Appl Spectrosc 61:797-803. 2007
    ..Adaptation of this filter approach is demonstrated for laparoscopic donor nephrectomies in which images are analyzed in terms of real-time in vivo monitoring of tissue oxygenation...
  57. ncbi Does intraoperative quick parathyroid hormone assay improve the results of parathyroidectomy?
    Daishu Miura
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Mount Zion Medical Center, 1600 Divisadero Street, 94143 1674, USA
    World J Surg 26:926-30. 2002
    ..Adding qPTH to MIBI or US can improve the success rate but at a significant cost. General exploration of all parathyroid glands, however, has the highest success rate (100%)...
  58. pmc Multimodal intraoperative monitoring (MIOM) during cervical spine surgical procedures in 246 patients
    Andreas Eggspuehler
    Department of Neurology Spine Unit, Schulthess Clinic, Lengghalde 2, 8008, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 16:S209-15. 2007
    A prospective study of 246 patients who received multimodal intraoperative monitoring during cervical spine surgery between March 2000 and December 2005...
  59. pmc Crisis management during anaesthesia: embolism
    J A Williamson
    Australian Patient Safety Foundation, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:e17. 2005
    ..Embolism with gas, thrombus, fat, amniotic fluid, or particulate matter may occur suddenly and unexpectedly during anaesthesia, posing a diagnostic and management problem for the anaesthetist...
  60. ncbi Current approach to intraoperative monitoring in liver transplantation
    Claus Georg Krenn
    Department of Anaesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 13:285-90. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi Role of intraoperative parathormone monitoring during parathyroidectomy in patients with discordant localization studies
    John I Lew
    DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, Division of Endocrine Surgery, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Surgery 144:299-306. 2008
    ..This study examines the usefulness of intraoperative parathormone monitoring (IPM) during PTX in patients with discordant preoperative localization studies...
  62. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of intact PTH in surgery for renal hyperparathyroidism as an indicator of complete parathyroid removal
    Miguel Echenique Elizondo
    Department of Surgery, Basque Country University, School of Medicine, P Dr Beguiristain, 105, 20014 San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa, Spain
    World J Surg 29:1504-9. 2005
    ..56 + 10.3 minutes after removal). Intraoperative measurement of iPTH is useful in the prediction complete removal of all parathyroid tissue prior to autotransplantation, thus avoiding persistence of disease because of incomplete surgery...
  63. ncbi Hemodynamic changes during displacement of the beating heart using epicardial stabilization for off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Manisha Mishra
    Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi, India
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:685-90. 2002
    ..To evaluate the hemodynamic alterations during off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery to determine the degree of impairment caused and the techniques to rectify them...
  64. ncbi Intraoperative parathormone measurement in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: a prospective clinical study
    Thomas M Beck
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 133:206-9. 2003
    ..The objective of this pilot study was to evaluate the use of intraoperative iPTH measurement in combination with bilateral neck exploration in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism...
  65. ncbi [Fluid therapy--pathophysiological principles as well as intra- and perioperative monitoring]
    Dirk Grebe
    Klinik für Anästhesiologie und operative Intensivmedizin der Charité, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 41:392-8; quiz 399. 2006
  66. ncbi Intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring fails to detect double parathyroid adenomas: a 2-institution experience
    P G Gauger
    University of Michigan Department of Surgery, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Surgery 130:1005-10. 2001
    ..These data suggest that caution should be exercised when terminating limited parathyroid exploration based on a curative fall in IOPTH values...
  67. ncbi Transesophageal echocardiography for monitoring segmental wall motion during off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery
    Jianwen Wang
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Basel, Kantonsspital, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 99:965-73, table of contents. 2004
    ..We conclude that the number of readable segments decreased after cardiac displacement but that availability of >or=14 readable segments allowed for reliable monitoring of segmental wall motion in 4 of 5 patients during OPCAB surgery...
  68. ncbi Intraoperative quick parathyroid hormone versus same-day parathyroid hormone testing for minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: a cost-effectiveness study
    G Agarwal
    Endocrine Surgical Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Surgery 130:963-70. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The fact that 97% of patients will be cured regardless of QPTH testing combined with its false-negative rates significantly reduces the cost-effectiveness of the test when compared with same-day parathyroid hormone testing...
  69. ncbi Estimation of changes in cardiac output from the arterial blood pressure waveform in the upper limb
    N W Linton
    The Rayne Institute, St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Anaesth 86:486-96. 2001
    ..The PulseCO algorithm was incorporated into a computer program that acquires arterial pressure data from an analogue-to-digital converter and displays beat-to-beat trend values...
  70. ncbi Clinical evaluation and follow-up results for intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging in neurosurgery
    C R Wirtz
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurosurgery 46:1112-20; discussion 1120-2. 2000
    ..Although the feasibility of the procedure has been demonstrated repeatedly, no conclusive analysis of its effects on the surgical procedures, the extent of tumor removal, and outcomes, or its possible problems, has been performed...
  71. ncbi Intra-operative monitoring in scoliosis surgery with multi-pulse cortical stimuli and desflurane anesthesia
    Y L Lo
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore General Hospital
    Spinal Cord 42:342-5. 2004
    ..Prospective, observational study...
  72. ncbi [Swelling of the tongue after intraoperative monitoring by transesophageal echocardiography]
    H Yamamoto
    Department of Anesthesiology, Sapporo Medical University, School of Medicine, Sapporo 060-8543
    Masui 50:1250-2. 2001
    ..This is a case report of a 62-yr-old patient who developed tongue swelling after intraoperative monitoring by transesophageal echocardiography...
  73. ncbi Preload index: pulmonary artery occlusion pressure versus intrathoracic blood volume monitoring during lung transplantation
    Giorgio Della Rocca
    Istituto di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, University of Rome La Sapienza, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Anesth Analg 95:835-43, table of contents. 2002
    ..67), whereas PAOP failed. The mean bias between CIart and CIpa was 0.15 l. min(-1). m(-2) (1.37). In conclusion, ITBVI is a valid indicator of cardiac preload and may be superior to PAOP in patients undergoing lung transplantation...
  74. ncbi Novel cerebral physiologic monitoring to guide low-flow cerebral perfusion during neonatal aortic arch reconstruction
    Dean B Andropoulos
    Division of Pediatric Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:491-9. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to describe the combined measurement of cerebral blood flow velocity and cerebral oxygen saturation as a guide to bypass flow rate for regional low-flow perfusion during neonatal aortic arch reconstruction...
  75. ncbi Hemodynamic changes during off-pump CABG surgery
    Quoc Bao Do
    Department of Surgery, Montreal Heart Institute, Quebec, Montreal, Canada
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:385-90. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the patients' hemodynamics during off-pump coronary artery bypass graft (OPCABG) surgery...
  76. ncbi Hemodynamics optimization during off-pump coronary artery bypass: the 'no compression' technique
    Xavier M Mueller
    Department of Cardio Vascular Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:249-54. 2002
    ..The 'no compression' technique involves enucleation of the heart without any compression on the cavities, and stabilization of the target area with a suction device. The impact of this technique on hemodynamics is assessed...
  77. ncbi 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
  78. ncbi Effect of bispectral index (BIS) monitoring on postoperative recovery and sevoflurane consumption among morbidly obese patients undergoing laparoscopic gastric banding
    Osama Ibraheim
    Department of Anesthesia, King Khalid University Hospital, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Middle East J Anaesthesiol 19:819-30. 2008
    ....
  79. ncbi Thyroplasty under total intravenous anaesthesia with intermittent positive pressure ventilation
    A Karmarkar
    Hope Hospital, Anaesthetic Department, Salford, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:1041-4. 2007
    ..The objective of this case series was to evaluate the use of a modified general anaesthetic technique using the laryngeal mask airway, total intravenous anaesthesia with controlled ventilation...
  80. ncbi Bispectral index monitored balanced anesthesia technique for pheochromocytoma resection
    Madan Mohan Maddali
    Department of Anesthesia, Royal Hospital, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
    Paediatr Anaesth 17:688-92. 2007
    ..By titration of anesthesia depth, the stress response during resection could be avoided as well as postresection hypotension, without resort to additional pharmacological manipulation...
  81. ncbi Can the cerebral state monitor replace the bispectral index in monitoring hypnotic effect during propofol/remifentanil anaesthesia?
    S C Hoymork
    Department of Anaesthesia, Ullevaal University Hospital and University of Oslo, Faculty Division of Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 51:210-6. 2007
    ..We tested whether the two monitors would reflect hypnosis equally during propofol/remifentanil anaesthesia...
  82. ncbi Narcotrend or bispectral index monitoring during desflurane-remifentanil anesthesia: a comparison with a standard practice protocol
    Sascha Kreuer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Saarland, 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    Anesth Analg 101:427-34, table of contents. 2005
    ....
  83. ncbi Concurrent recording of AEP, SSEP and EEG parameters during anaesthesia: a factor analysis
    H Schwilden
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 95:197-206. 2005
    ..This poses the question as to whether or not EEG, AEP and SSEP vary in parallel with varying conditions during surgical anaesthesia...
  84. ncbi Cerebral state index during anaesthetic induction: a comparative study with propofol or nitrous oxide
    R E Anderson
    Department of Cardiothoracic Anaesthetics and Intensive Care, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:750-3. 2005
    ....
  85. ncbi Auditory-evoked potentials in bispectral index-guided anaesthesia for cardiac surgery
    T Musialowicz
    Kuopio University Hospital, Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Department, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:571-9. 2007
    ..Midlatency auditory-evoked potentials, as measures of the anaesthetic state, were evaluated at similar levels of bispectral index in cardiac surgical patients maintained with either propofol or isoflurane anaesthesia...
  86. ncbi Intraoperative wake-up test in neonatal neurosurgery
    Ramasamy Govindarajan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11212, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 16:451-3. 2006
    ..Our methodology of management has permitted us to perform a delicate test safely and will allow us to repeat the WPT if needed during neonatal neurosurgery...
  87. ncbi [Anesthesia for carotid artery surgery. Is there a gold standard?]
    T Rossel
    Klinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden
    Anaesthesist 57:115-30. 2008
    ..The purpose of the review is to highlight the characteristics and goals of anesthetic management during CEA...
  88. ncbi The relationship between bispectral index and propofol during target-controlled infusion anesthesia: a comparative study between children and young adults
    Agnes Rigouzzo
    Service d anesthésie pédiatrique, Hopital Armand Trousseau, Paris, France
    Anesth Analg 106:1109-16, table of contents. 2008
    ..In this prospective study, we compared the relationship between propofol concentrations and bispectral index (BIS) in children versus young adults anesthetized with target-controlled infusion (TCI) of propofol...
  89. ncbi Cerebrovascular reactivity to carbon dioxide in the normal and abnormal cerebral hemispheres under anesthesia in patients with frontotemporal gliomas
    Ganne S Umamaheswara Rao
    National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 18:185-8. 2006
    ..In conclusion, cerebrovascular response to hypocapnia is similar between the normal and the abnormal cerebral hemispheres both under intravenous and inhalational anesthesia...
  90. ncbi [Clinical utility of the bispectral index for detecting epileptic seizures]
    J J Guerrero
    Rev Esp Anestesiol Reanim 55:127-8. 2008
  91. ncbi Bispectral index-guided desflurane and propofol anesthesia in ambulatory arthroscopy: comparison of recovery and discharge profiles
    Emre Camci
    Department of Anesthesiology, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Anesth 20:149-52. 2006
    ..Using desflurane in combination with opioid analgesics blunted its rapid emergence characteristics, and the higher frequency of emetic symptoms with desflurane diminished the success of its fast-track eligibility...
  92. ncbi Bispectral index and spectral entropy in neuroanesthesia
    Pietro Paolo Martorano
    Department of Neurosciences, Section of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Azienda Ospedaliero, Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti Umberto I G Salesi, GM Lancisi, Ancona, Italy
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 18:205-10. 2006
    ..There is good correlation between the 3 hypnosis indices and Ce. This study demonstrates that SpEn provides a reproducible hypnosis index for patients undergoing supratentorial neurosurgical procedures...
  93. ncbi Intraoperative motor-evoked potential monitoring in scoliosis surgery: comparison of desflurane/nitrous oxide with propofol total intravenous anesthetic regimens
    Yew Long Lo
    Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 18:211-4. 2006
    ..A prospective, randomized study in a large general hospital setting...
  94. ncbi Assessment of surgical stress during general anaesthesia
    M Huiku
    Clinical Research, GE Healthcare Finland Oy, PO Box 900, FI 00031 GE, Helsinki, Finland
    Br J Anaesth 98:447-55. 2007
    ..No objective measures of the adequacy of analgesia exist. We aimed at developing a simple numerical measure of the level of surgical stress in an anaesthetized patient...
  95. ncbi Comparison of the time to extubation after use of remifentanil or sufentanil in combination with propofol as anesthesia in adults undergoing nonemergency intracranial surgery: a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial
    Marie Christine Djian
    Department of Neuro Anaesthesia and Neuro Intensive Care, Sainte Anne Hospital, Paris, France
    Clin Ther 28:560-8. 2006
    ....
  96. ncbi Cerebral state monitor, a new small handheld EEG monitor for determining depth of anaesthesia: a clinical comparison with the bispectral index during day-surgery
    R E Anderson
    Department of Cardiothoracic Anaesthetics and Intensive Care, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:208-12. 2006
    ..The objective was to determine the degree of agreement between the two monitors...
  97. ncbi Cerebral haemodynamic changes during propofol-remifentanil or sevoflurane anaesthesia: transcranial Doppler study under bispectral index monitoring
    A Conti
    Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatric and Anaesthesiological Sciences, University of Messina, School of Medicine, Policlinico Universitario G Martino, Via C Valeria 98125, Messina, Italy
    Br J Anaesth 97:333-9. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, there are potential differences related to their activity on the cerebrovascular system. The magnitude of such difference is not completely known...
  98. ncbi Cerebral state index response to incision: a clinical study in day-surgical patients
    R E Anderson
    Department of Cardiothoracic Anaesthetics and Intensive Care, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 50:749-53. 2006
    ..Anaesthetic depth monitors should be able to prevent this risk. This explorative study examined the ability of the cerebral state monitor to predict autonomic/somatic responses to incision...
  99. ncbi Propofol and remifentanil for deep sedation in children undergoing gastrointestinal endoscopy
    Ibrahim 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...
  100. ncbi Bispectral index monitoring does not improve early recovery of geriatric outpatients undergoing brief surgical procedures
    Edna Zohar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Can J Anaesth 53:20-5. 2006
    ..To assess if titration of sevoflurane using the bispectral index (BIS) monitor improves the early and intermediate recovery in geriatric outpatients undergoing brief urologic procedures under general anesthesia without muscle relaxants...
  101. ncbi Both clonidine and metoprolol modify anesthetic depth indicators and reduce intraoperative propofol requirement
    Indranil Ghosh
    Department of Neuroanesthesiology, CN Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Anesth 22:131-4. 2008
    ..This study was carried out to assess the effect of metoprolol on anesthetic depth indicators. We also compared the effect of metoprolol in reducing propofol requirements...

Research Grants56

  1. Hedgehog, Patched, and Gli in Medulloblastoma
    Howard Weiner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This system provides a unique opportunity to investigate an in vivo animal model of childhood medulloblastoma, and to determine the roles of Ptc and Gli in tumorigenesis. ..
  2. OTIC PROBE FOR NEUROCOCHLEAR INTRAOPERATIVE MONITORING
    Rafael Delgado; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction in the Elderly
    Terri Monk; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Given the breadth of my proposed training program, I will be able to interact with and serve as a mentor for anesthesiologists and also the broader corpus of scientists, both clinical and basic, interested in aging and neuroscience. ..
  4. Oral Care and Respiratory Pathogen Colonization
    Ozan Akca; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Reducing respiratory pathogen colonization in the mouth could significantly reduce the morbidity and cost of VAP. ..
  5. Image-Guided Otologic Surgery
    Robert Labadie; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is anticipated that this system will make ear surgery safer and more efficient. ..
  6. WincsNanotrode development for DBS
    Kendall H Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This research proposal is intended to advance DBS technology by developing a novel intraoperative monitoring approach based on electrochemical monitoring at the brain-electrode interface by use of carbon nanofiber ..
  7. Laryngeal muscular control of voice production and quality
    Zhaoyan Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and voice quality may be useful for clinicians in the design and selection of treatment, or as part of intraoperative monitoring and assessment of treatment progress...
  8. Image-Guided Workstation and Tools for the Treatment of Bone Defects
    Mehran Armand; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose to develop a prototype surgical workstation for preoperative planning, and real-time intraoperative monitoring, navigation, and updating of plans during the revision surgery.
  9. Neurocognitive Function and Cerebral Perfusion in Cardiac Surgery
    Daniel C Lee; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The broad aim of this project is to adapt near-infrared spectroscopic (NIRS) tomography to intraoperative monitoring. NIRS tomography provides real-time measures of the temporal and spatial cerebral perfusion, with ..
  10. OTIC PROBE FOR NEUROCOCHLEAR INTRAOPERATIVE MONITORING
    Fred Telischi; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The results will lead to the manufacture of an effective neurocochlear monitoring device which will be used in surgical procedures involving brainstem structures and clinical diagnosis of hearing loss. ..
  11. ULTRASOUND TRANSDUCER FOR CONTINUOUS IMAGING OF HEART
    PREMINDRA CHANDRARATNA; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..applications include continuous recording of left ventricular wall motion in the coronary care unit, intraoperative monitoring of left ventricular function, and recording of cardiac output and pulmonary diastolic pressure using ..
  12. INTRAOPERATIVE MEASURES OF VOCAL FOLD YOUNGS MODULUS
    Gerald Berke; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The third group will serve as a control group and will have surgery without the aid of intraoperative monitoring of a target modulus...
  13. DEVICE FOR SIMULTANEOUS ABR/OAE ACQUISITION
    Rafael Delgado; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..trials will be conducted in Year 2 to test the system under a range of operating conditions, including intraoperative monitoring and infant hearing screening...
  14. High Dose Erythropoetin Neuroprotection Trial for Neonatal Cardiac Surgery
    Dean Andropoulos; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This study will show if babies that are given erythropoetin have fewer delays in development than babies that do not receive the drug. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Long-term White Matter Changes Resulting from Delirium after Surgery
    James Rudolph; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If the hypotheses are confirmed, this will alter our fundamental understanding of delirium as a short-term disorder and future studies can use imaging to prevent, identify, and treat delirium. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Robotic Mastoidectomy
    Robert Labadie; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It is hypothesized that this strategy will be more efficient than either the human or robotic interventions examined in Specific Aim 2. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. BODY WEIGHT SUPPORTED AMBULATION TRAINING AFTER SCI
    Blair Calancie; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. SPINAL MOTOR CONDUCTION AND RECOVERY AFTER HUMAN SCI
    Blair Calancie; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A slow-release formulation the K-channel blocker 4-aminopyridine will be tested for its effects on conduction in some cases. ..
  19. OUTCOME MEASURES FOR CLINICAL TRIALS IN STRABISMUS
    Jonathan Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Ultimately this research will result in better quality of life for patients with strabismus. ..
  20. Intraoperative 3T MRI Scanner for Minimally Invasive Therapy
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Acupuncture and Low Back Pain during Pregnancy
    Shu Ming Wang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. A Novel Load Sensing Tibial Prosthesis Design
    DARRYL D LIMA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Optical imaging of epilepsy in rat and human neocortex
    THEODORE SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These experiments will set the groundwork for implementing optical recordings in general clinical practice as a novel technique for mapping and predicting human seizures. ..
  24. 2008 AUA/SBUR Summer Research Conference
    Arthur Burnett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. Beta2 adrenoceptor genotype and preterm labor
    Richard Smiley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. Robotically Assisted Mouse Interventions
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..3. Perform a feasibility study using 10 mice to demonstrate the ability of the robot to biopsy the mouse flank as selected on the MRI images and evaluate the accuracy of the system. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. Neural and non-neural modulators of skin blood flow and sweating in humans
    CRAIG CRANDALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e. diabetes, heart failure, etc) and non-disease (i.e. aging) conditions. ..
  28. Continued Development for The Image-guided Surgical Toolkit Project (IGSTK)
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  29. IMAGE GUIDED THERAPY CENTER
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. Substrate Mapping & Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia
    Vivek Reddy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. Inflammatory Response in Lung Injury to Hyperoxia
    Sandra Perkowski; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It is proposed that this combination of training and research will allow the candidate to transition to a fully independent research investigator, retaining ties to the veterinary community. ..
  32. Hindbrain Herniation in Sheep Model of Myelomeningocele
    Cornelia von Koch; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Furthermore, we will characterize in lambs gross pathological and axonal pathfinding anomalies usually seen in the human disease. ..
  33. Modulation of Cochlear Mechanics
    John Oghalai; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Additionally, these studies may lead to therapeutic interventions for noise-induced hearing loss and tinnitus. ..
  34. Evaluation of Optical Imaging for Seizure Localization
    Michael Haglund; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. The Effect of Sedation on Restorative Sleep
    Avery Tung; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Knowledge from this proposal will provide scientific insight into the relationships between anesthesia and sleep, and may lead to more effective clinical use of ICU sedatives. ..
  36. PATHOGENESIS OF RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY
    Jonathan Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  37. Biobehavioral Heterogeneity of Crack Cocaine Dependence
    Leslie Prichep; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Application of new mathematical algorithms will permit identification of the most probable neuroanatomical sources generating the QEEG, which may improve understanding of underlying mechanisms and help target new medications. ..
  38. Skin Cooling to Improve Orthostatic Tolerance
    CRAIG CRANDALL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  39. Software Toolkit for Image Guided Surgery
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Dissemination activities will be undertaken with the aim of fostering the use of the toolkit in research and clinical applications. ..
  40. NITRIC OXIDE REGULATORY SYSTEM IN THE PENIS
    Arthur Burnett; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  41. Model of Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment
    Michael Russell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  42. CT fluoroscopy guided robotically assisted lung biopsy
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The system will be validated in phantom and animal studies. The R33 phase will result in a system that is ready for clinical trials. ..
  43. Health Communication: NIHL and Tinnitus Prevention
    William Martin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The goal is to decrease the number of cases of preventable noise induced hearing loss and tinnitus, and to promote healthy hearing and good aural communication in the population. ..
  44. Prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Children and Adolescents
    William Martin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  45. SUPPLEMENTAL OXYGEN AND SURGICAL WOUND INFECTIONS
    Daniel Sessler; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Since the cost of oxygen is trivial and the risks of oxygen administration are low, clinicians will easily be able to implement this treatment once we have demonstrated its benefits. ..
  46. OR2020 Workshop: Operating Room of the Future
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The workshop is currently scheduled to be held from April 16-17, 2004, at Turf Valley Conference Center in Ellicot City, Maryland. ..
  47. Nitrous Oxide and Wound Infections
    Ozan Akca; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Confirming our hypothesis would thus allow clinicians to make a minor modification in anesthetic practice that might reduce the incidence of a complication responsible for considerable perioperative morbidity and cost. ..
  48. Quantitative multimodal analyses in pediatric epilepsy surgery
    Eishi Asano; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If funded, the applicant will achieve the necessary training in an excellent environment to develop into an independent investigator. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Visualizing the Substrate for Sudden Cardiac Death
    Vivek Reddy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. Tribal Community-Based Prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss and Tinnitus
    William Martin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. Modulation of Cochlear Tuning
    John Oghalai; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The long-term goal of the candidate is to extend this line of translational research to develop therapeutic interventions for patients with noise-induced and age-related sensorineural hearing loss. ..
  52. Cognitive Function After Intracranial Aneurysm Surgery
    Satwant Samra; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Information gained from this investigation will be important in giving a prognosis for returning back to work as well as planning rehabilitation of patients suffering from aneurysmal SAH in future. ..
  53. Pain Assessment in Cognitively Impaired Children
    Shobha Malviya; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A reliable and valid pain assessment tool is critical to facilitate our future study of pain management strategies in these children. ..
  54. Electrocorticographic Study of Categorical Phoneme Perception in the Human Tempor
    Edward Chang; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. ROLE OF FDG-PET, 1H-MRSI, AND MSI IN EPILEPSY SURGERY
    Robert Knowlton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  56. Effect of AADC gene transfer on L-dopa induced dyskinesia in MPTP monkeys
    Robert Richardson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..