September 2007 - Volume 105 - Issue 3
pp: 559-896


Cardiovascular and Thoracic Education: Research Report

Noble Gases Without Anesthetic Properties Protect Myocardium Against Infarction by Activating Prosurvival Signaling Kinases and Inhibiting Mitochondrial Permeability Transition In Vivo

Pagel, Paul S.; Krolikowski, John G.; Shim, Yon Hee; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):562-569, September 2007.

Review Article

The Incidental Finding of a Patent Foramen Ovale During Cardiac Surgery: Should It Always Be Repaired? A Core Review

Sukernik, Mikhail R.; Bennett-Guerrero, Elliott

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):602-610, September 2007.


Research Report

The Effect of Varying Continuous Propofol Infusions on Plasma Cyclic Guanosine 3′,5′-Monophosphate Concentrations in Anesthetized Children

Engelhardt, Thomas; Chan, Man K.; McCheyne, Alan J.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):616-619, September 2007.

A Comparative Study of Endotracheal Tube Positioning Methods in Children: Safety from Neck Movement

Yoo, Seung-Yeon; Kim, Jin-Hee; Han, Sung-Hee; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):620-625, September 2007.

Case Report

The Use of Three-Dimensional Computed Tomography Images for Anticipated Difficult Intubation Airway Evaluation of a Patient with Treacher Collins Syndrome

Nagamine, Yusuke; Kurahashi, Kiyoyasu

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):626-628, September 2007.

Preclinical Pharmacology: Research Report

Molecular Evidence of Late Preconditioning After Sevoflurane Inhalation in Healthy Volunteers

Lucchinetti, Eliana; Aguirre, José; Feng, Jianhua; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):629-640, September 2007.

Research Report

The Effects of Levosimendan on Myocardial Function in Ropivacaine Toxicity in Isolated Guinea Pig Heart Preparations

Stehr, Sebastian N.; Christ, Torsten; Rasche, Berit; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):641-647, September 2007.

Sevoflurane 0.25 MAC Preferentially Affects Higher Order Association Areas: A Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study in Volunteers

Ramani, Ramachandran; Qiu, Maolin; Constable, Robert Todd

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):648-655, September 2007.

Landiolol, an Ultra–Short-Acting β1-Adrenoceptor Antagonist, Does Not Alter the Minimum Alveolar Anesthetic Concentration of Isoflurane in a Swine Model

Kurita, Tadayoshi; Takata, Kotaro; Uraoka, Masahiro; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):656-660, September 2007.

Alterations in Spinal, but Not Cerebral, Cerebrospinal Fluid Na+ Concentrations Affect the Isoflurane Minimum Alveolar Concentration in Rats

Laster, Michael J.; Zhang, Yi; Eger, Edmond I.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):661-665, September 2007.

Deep Sedation with Dexmedetomidine in a Porcine Model Does Not Compromise the Viability of Free Microvascular Flap as Depicted by Microdialysis and Tissue Oxygen Tension

Nunes, Silvia; Berg, Leena; Raittinen, L.-P; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):666-672, September 2007.

Anesthetic Properties of the Ketone Bodies β-Hydroxybutyric Acid and Acetone

Yang, Liya; Zhao, Jing; Milutinovic, Pavle S.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):673-679, September 2007.

Research Report

Measurement of Anesthetics in Blood Using a Conventional Infrared Clinical Gas Analyzer

Peyton, Philip J.; Chong, Michael; Stuart-Andrews, Christopher; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):680-687, September 2007.

The Effect of Neuromuscular Block and Noxious Stimulation on Hypnosis Monitoring During Sevoflurane Anesthesia

Ekman, Andreas; Stålberg, Erik; Sundman, Eva; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):688-695, September 2007.

Exhaled Carbon Monoxide Levels Change in Relation to Inspired Oxygen Fraction During General Anesthesia

Adachi, Takehiko; Hirota, Kiichi; Hara, Tomoko; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):696-699, September 2007.

Technical Communication

Control of Blood Loss During Sacral Surgery by Aortic Balloon Occlusion

Zhang, Lan; Gong, Quan; Xiao, Hong; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):700-703, September 2007.

Case Report

The Effect of Intravenous Indigo Carmine on Near-Infrared Cerebral Oximetry

McDonagh, David L.; McDaniel, Matthew R.; Monk, Terri G.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):704-706, September 2007.


Research Report

Improving Operating Room Efficiency by Applying Bin-Packing and Portfolio Techniques to Surgical Case Scheduling

Van Houdenhoven, Mark; van Oostrum, Jeroen M.; Hans, Erwin W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):707-714, September 2007.

Research Report

Antithrombin Levels, Morbidity, and Mortality in a Surgical Intensive Care Unit

Sakr, Yasser; Reinhart, Konrad; Hagel, Stefan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):715-723, September 2007.

Hydroxyethyl Starch: The Effect of Molecular Weight and Degree of Substitution on Intravascular Retention In Vivo

Hitosugi, Takashi; Saito, Toshiyuki; Suzuki, Sono; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):724-728, September 2007.

Are Selective Lung Recruitment Maneuvers Hemodynamically Safe in Severe Hypovolemia? An Experimental Study in Hypovolemic Pigs with Lobar Collapse

Hansen, Lars Kjærsgaard; Koefoed-Nielsen, Jacob; Nielsen, Jonas; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):729-734, September 2007.

The Carina as a Useful Radiographic Landmark for Positioning the Intraaortic Balloon Pump

Kim, Jin-Tae; Lee, Jeong-Rim; Kim, Jae-Kwang; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):735-738, September 2007.

Research Report

Physostigmine Reverses Cognitive Dysfunction Caused by Moderate Hypoxia in Adult Mice

Bekker, Alex; Haile, Michael; Gingrich, Kevin; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):739-743, September 2007.

Brain Metabolism During a Decrease in Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Caused by an Elevated Intracranial Pressure in the Porcine Neocortex

Zoremba, Norbert; Schnoor, Joerg; Berens, Michael; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):744-750, September 2007.

Research Report

Gastric Emptying of Water in Obese Pregnant Women at Term

Wong, Cynthia A.; McCarthy, Robert J.; Fitzgerald, Paul C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):751-755, September 2007.

Local Anesthetics and Mode of Delivery: Bupivacaine Versus Ropivacaine Versus Levobupivacaine

Beilin, Yaakov; Guinn, Nicole R.; Bernstein, Howard H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):756-763, September 2007.

Transdermal Scopolamine for Prevention of Intrathecal Morphine-Induced Nausea and Vomiting After Cesarean Delivery

Harnett, Miriam J. P.; O’Rourke, Nollag; Walsh, Mary; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):764-769, September 2007.

Case Report

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome with Vasospasm in a Postpartum Woman After Postdural Puncture Headache Following Spinal Anesthesia

Ho, Chiu-Ming; Chan, Kwok-Hon

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):770-772, September 2007.

Research Report

Supplemental Oxygen, but Not Supplemental Crystalloid Fluid, Increases Tissue Oxygen Tension in Healthy and Anastomotic Colon in Pigs

Kimberger, Oliver; Fleischmann, Edith; Brandt, Sebastian; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):773-779, September 2007.

Predictors of Hyperkalemia in the Prereperfusion, Early Postreperfusion, and Late Postreperfusion Periods During Adult Liver Transplantation

Xia, Victor W.; Ghobrial, Rafik M.; Du, Bin; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):780-785, September 2007.

Case Report

Easy Endotracheal Intubation of a Patient Suffering from Both Cushing's and Nelson's Syndromes Predicted by the Upper Lip Bite Test Despite a Mallampati Class 4 Airway

Khan, Zahid Hussain; Gharabaghian, Mahin; Nilli, Ferozeh; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):786-787, September 2007.

Research Report

The Effect of Analgesic Technique on Postoperative Patient-Reported Outcomes Including Analgesia: A Systematic Review

Liu, Spencer S.; Wu, Christopher L.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):789-808, September 2007.

Epidural Blood Patch Therapy for Chronic Whiplash-Associated Disorder

Ishikawa, Shinichi; Yokoyama, Masataka; Mizobuchi, Satoshi; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):809-814, September 2007.

The Evolution of Primary Hyperalgesia in Orthopedic Surgery: Quantitative Sensory Testing and Clinical Evaluation Before and After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Martinez, Valéria; Fletcher, Dominique; Bouhassira, Didier; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):815-821, September 2007.

Sciatic Nerve Block with Resiniferatoxin: An Electron Microscopic Study of Unmyelinated Fibers in the Rat

Kissin, Igor; Freitas, Cristina F.; Mulhern, Howard L.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):825-831, September 2007.

Reflex Sympathetic Activity After Intravenous Administration of Midazolam in Anesthetized Cats

Iida, Ryoji; Iwasaki, Ken-ichi; Kato, Jitsu; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):832-837, September 2007.

Ultrasound-Guided Interscalene Needle Placement Produces Successful Anesthesia Regardless of Motor Stimulation Above or Below 0.5 mA

Sinha, Sanjay K.; Abrams, Jonathan H.; Weller, Robert S.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):848-852, September 2007.

Obturator Versus Femoral Nerve Block for Analgesia After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Kardash, Ken; Hickey, Don; Tessler, Michael J.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):853-858, September 2007.

Epidural, Intrathecal Pharmacokinetics, and Intrathecal Bioavailability of Ropivacaine

Rose, François-Xavier; Estebe, Jean-Pierre; Ratajczak, Maja; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):859-867, September 2007.

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Breathing Increases Cranial Spread of Sensory Blockade After Cervicothoracic Epidural Injection of Lidocaine

Visser, W Anton; van Eerd, Maarten J. P. G.; van Seventer, Robert; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):868-871, September 2007.

Pain Medicine: Brief Report

Improving the Analgesic Efficacy of Intrathecal Morphine with Parecoxib After Total Abdominal Hysterectomy

Niruthisard, Supranee; Werawataganon, Thewarug; Bunburaphong, Pavena; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):822-824, September 2007.

Pain Mechanisms: Review Article

Regional Anesthesia: Brief Report

Transscalene Brachial Plexus Block: A New Posterolateral Approach for Brachial Plexus Block

Nguyen, Hoang C.; Fath, Erwin; Wirtz, Sebastian; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 105(3):872-875, September 2007.

Letters & Announcements

Media Review