November 2003 - Volume 97 - Issue 5
pp: 1211-1553


Research Report

The Prevalence of Preoperative Diastolic Filling Abnormalities in Geriatric Surgical Patients

Phillip, Bridget; Pastor, Darwin; Bellows, Wayne; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1214-1221, November 2003.

Mannitol and Dopamine in Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Carcoana, Olivia V.; Mathew, Joseph P.; Davis, Elizabeth; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1222-1229, November 2003.

Propofol Decreases Reperfusion-Induced Arrhythmias in a Model of “Border Zone” Between Normal and Ischemic-Reperfused Guinea Pig Myocardium

Hanouz, Jean-Luc; Yvon, Alexandra; Flais, Frédéric; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1230-1238, November 2003.

The Sympathomimetic Actions of l-Ephedrine and d-Pseudoephedrine: Direct Receptor Activation or Norepinephrine Release?

Kobayashi, Shigeaki; Endou, Masayuki; Sakuraya, Fumika; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1239-1245, November 2003.

The Effects of Isoflurane-Induced Electroencephalographic Burst Suppression on Cerebral Blood Flow Velocity and Cerebral Oxygen Extraction During Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Reinsfelt, Björn; Westerlind, Anne; Houltz, Erik; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1246-1250, November 2003.

Case Report

Intrathecal Clonidine and Severe Hypotension After Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Puskas, Ferenc; Camporesi, Enrico M.; O’Leary, Colleen E.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1251-1253, November 2003.

Diagnosis of an Intraoperative Aortic Dissection by Transesophageal Echocardiography During Routine Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery

Cottrell, Dominic J.; Cornett, E. Stuart; Seifer, Marc S.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1254-1256, November 2003.

Hemomediastinum Resulting from Subclavian Artery Laceration During Internal Jugular Catheterization

Kim, Jiyeon; Ahn, Wonsik; Bahk, Jae-Hyon

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1257-1259, November 2003.

Chemical Burn Injury Secondary to Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography

Venticinque, Steven G.; Kashyap, Vikram S.; O’Connell, Robert J.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1260-1261, November 2003.

Transcranial Doppler: An Early Predictor of Ischemic Stroke After Cardiac Arrest?

Carbutti, Giuseppe; Romand, Jacques-André; Carballo, Jean-Sébastien; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1262-1265, November 2003.

Review Article

Research Report

Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography in Pediatric Congenital Cardiac Surgery: A Two-Center Observational Study

Bettex, Dominique A.; Schmidlin, Daniel; Bernath, Marc-André; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1275-1282, November 2003.

Pulse Contour Analysis for Cardiac Output Monitoring in Cardiac Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease

Mahajan, Aman; Shabanie, Afshin; Turner, Judi; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1283-1288, November 2003.

Tissue Factor-Activated Thromboelastograms in Children Undergoing Cardiac Surgery: Baseline Values and Comparisons

Miller, Bruce E.; Guzzetta, Nina A.; Tosone, Steven R.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1289-1293, November 2003.

Pretreatment with Small-Dose Ketamine Reduces Withdrawal Movements Associated with Injection of Rocuronium in Pediatric Patients

Liou, Jiin-Tarng; Hsu, Jee-Ching; Liu, Fu-Chao; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1294-1297, November 2003.

Case Report

Fiberoptic Tracheal Intubation Through a Laryngeal Mask Airway in a Child with Treacher Collins Syndrome

Muraika, Lisa; Heyman, Julius S.; Shevchenko, Yuri

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1298-1299, November 2003.

Sciatic Nerve Block in a Child: A Sonographic Approach

Gray, Andrew T.; Collins, Adam B.; Schafhalter-Zoppoth, Ingeborg

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1300-1302, November 2003.

Research Report

The Use of a Continuous Popliteal Sciatic Nerve Block After Surgery Involving the Foot and Ankle: Does It Improve the Quality of Recovery?

White, Paul F.; Issioui, Tijani; Skrivanek, Gary D.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1303-1309, November 2003.

Case Report

Facial Skin Injuries Caused by Adhesive Tapes in a Patient Receiving Cosmetic Skin Exfoliants

Wong, Chau P.; Chui, Po T.; Karmakar, Manoj K.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1310-1311, November 2003.

Research Report

Lidocaine Attenuates Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1 Production and Chemotaxis in Human Monocytes: Possible Mechanisms for Its Effect on Inflammation

Li, Chi-Yuan; Tsai, Chien-Sung; Hsu, Ping-Ching; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1312-1316, November 2003.

Lidocaine and Octanol Have Different Modes of Action at Tetrodotoxin-Resistant Na+ Channels of Peripheral Nerves

Poyraz, Deniz; Bräu, Michael E.; Wotka, Friederike; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1317-1324, November 2003.

Inhibition by Propofol of Intracellular Calcium Mobilization in Cultured Mouse Pituitary Cells

Ya Deau, Jacques T.; Morelli, Christine M.; Desravines, Soléenne

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1325-1330, November 2003.

Suppression of Natural Killer Cell Activity and Promotion of Tumor Metastasis by Ketamine, Thiopental, and Halothane, but Not by Propofol: Mediating Mechanisms and Prophylactic Measures

Melamed, Rivka; Bar-Yosef, Shahar; Shakhar, Guy; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1331-1339, November 2003.

An Animal Model for Surgical Anesthesia and Analgesia: Characterization with Isoflurane Anesthesia and Remifentanil Analgesia

Hayashida, Masakazu; Fukunaga, Atsuo; Hanaoka, Kazuo

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1340-1346, November 2003.

Detection of Acute Tolerance to the Analgesic and Nonanalgesic Effects of Remifentanil Infusion in a Rabbit Model

Hayashida, Masakazu; Fukunaga, Atsuo; Hanaoka, Kazuo

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1347-1352, November 2003.

Thiamylal and Pentobarbital Have Opposite Effects on Human Platelet Aggregation In Vitro

Sato, Masami; Hirakata, Hideo; Nakagawa, Takefumi; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1353-1359, November 2003.

The Effect of Intravenous Pantoprazole and Ranitidine for Improving Preoperative Gastric Fluid Properties in Adults Undergoing Elective Surgery

Memis, Dilek; Turan, Alparslan; Karamanlioglu, Beyhan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1360-1363, November 2003.

Minimum Anesthetic Concentration of Sevoflurane with Different Xenon Concentrations in Swine

Hecker, Klaus E.; Baumert, Jan H.; Horn, Nicola; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1364-1369, November 2003.

The Cardioprotective Effect of Sevoflurane Depends on Protein Kinase C Activation, Opening of Mitochondrial K+ATP Channels, and the Production of Reactive Oxygen Species

de Ruijter, Wouter; Musters, René J.P.; Boer, Christa; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1370-1376, November 2003.

The Effects of Single-Dose Dexamethasone on Wound Healing in Rats

Durmus, Mahmut; Karaaslan, Erol; Ozturk, Erdogan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1377-1380, November 2003.

Review Article

Research Report

Human Auditory Steady-State Responses: The Effects of Recording Technique and State of Arousal

Picton, Terence W.; John, M. Sasha; Purcell, David W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1396-1402, November 2003.

Evaluation of Graphic Cardiovascular Display in a High-Fidelity Simulator

Agutter, James; Drews, Frank; Syroid, Noah; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1403-1413, November 2003.

Novel, Adjustable, Clinical Bymixer Measures Mixed Expired Gas Concentrations in Anesthesia Circle Circuit

Rosenbaum, Abraham; Breen, Peter H.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1414-1420, November 2003.

Possible Overestimation of Indocyanine Green-Derived Plasma Volume Early After Induction of Anesthesia with Propofol/Fentanyl

Mi, Wei-Dong; Ishihara, Hironori; Sakai, Tetsuhiro; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1421-1427, November 2003.

Research Report

The Site of Action of Epidural Fentanyl in Humans: The Difference Between Infusion and Bolus Administration

Ginosar, Yehuda; Riley, Edward T.; Angst, Martin S.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1428-1438, November 2003.

The Site of Action of Epidural Fentanyl Infusions in the Presence of Local Anesthetics: A Minimum Local Analgesic Concentration Infusion Study in Nulliparous Labor

Ginosar, Yehuda; Columb, Malachy O.; Cohen, Sheila E.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1439-1445, November 2003.

Spinal Mechanisms Contribute to Analgesia Produced by Epidural Sufentanil Combined with Bupivacaine for Postoperative Analgesia

Joris, Jean L.; Jacob, Eric A.; Sessler, Daniel I.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1446-1451, November 2003.

Intrathecal Morphine for Postoperative Analgesia: A Randomized, Controlled, Dose-Ranging Study After Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

Rathmell, James P.; Pino, Carlos A.; Taylor, Richard; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1452-1457, November 2003.

Mu-Opioid Receptor mRNA Regulation During Morphine Tolerance in the Rat Peripheral Nervous System

Meuser, Thomas; Giesecke, Thorsten; Gabriel, Anja; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1458-1463, November 2003.

Women Experience More Pain and Require More Morphine Than Men to Achieve a Similar Degree of Analgesia

Cepeda, M. Soledad; Carr, Daniel B.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1464-1468, November 2003.

Electrical Stimulation of Auricular Acupuncture Points Is More Effective Than Conventional Manual Auricular Acupuncture in Chronic Cervical Pain: A Pilot Study

Sator-Katzenschlager, Sabine M.; Szeles, Jozef C.; Scharbert, Gisela; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1469-1473, November 2003.

Does a Single Intravenous Injection of the 5HT3 Receptor Antagonist Ondansetron Have an Analgesic Effect in Neuropathic Pain? A Double-Blinded, Placebo-Controlled Cross-Over Study

McCleane, Gary J.; Suzuki, Rie; Dickenson, Anthony H.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1474-1478, November 2003.

Research Report

Educational or Organizational Approach: Which Is More Effective in Changing Blood-Sampling Habits?

Gonano, Christopher; Sitzwohl, Christian; Pusch, Franz; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1479-1482, November 2003.

Research Report

The Use and Effectiveness of Electrocardiographic Telemetry Monitoring in a Community Hospital General Care Setting

Curry, J. Paul; Hanson, C. William III; Russell, Michael W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1483-1487, November 2003.

A Silicone-Based Wire-Reinforced Tracheal Tube with a Hemispherical Bevel Reduces Nasal Morbidity for Nasotracheal Intubation

Kihara, Shinichi; Komatsuzaki, Tetsuya; Brimacombe, Joseph R.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1488-1491, November 2003.

Peroxynitrite Decreases Dopamine’s Vasoconstrictive Activity

Takakura, Ko; Xiaohong, Wen; Takeuchi, Kenji; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1492-1496, November 2003.

Intermittent Nitric Oxide Combined with Intravenous Dipyridamole in a Piglet Model of Acute Pulmonary Hypertension

Foubert, Luc; De Wolf, Daniël; Reyntjens, Koen; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1497-1500, November 2003.

Brief Report

A Comparison of Cerebrospinal Fluid and Plasma Urotensin II Concentrations in Normotensive and Hypertensive Patients Undergoing Urological Surgery During Spinal Anesthesia: A Pilot Study

Thompson, Jonathan P.; Watt, Philip; Sanghavi, Sunita; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1501-1503, November 2003.

Research Report

Reduced Duration of Intrathecal Sufentanil Analgesia in Laboring Cocaine Users

Ross, Vernon H.; Moore, Charles H.; Pan, Peter H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1504-1508, November 2003.

The Relative Motor Blocking Potencies of Bupivacaine and Levobupivacaine in Labor

Lacassie, Héctor J.; Columb, Malachy O.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1509-1513, November 2003.

Research Report

Ultrasound-Guided Supraclavicular Brachial Plexus Block

Chan, Vincent W. S.; Perlas, Anahi; Rawson, Regan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1514-1517, November 2003.

Ultrasound Guidance Speeds Execution and Improves the Quality of Supraclavicular Block

Williams, Stephan R.; Chouinard, Philippe; Arcand, Geneviève; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1518-1523, November 2003.

Controlled Hypotension and Minimal Inflation Pressure: A New Approach for Pneumatic Tourniquet Application in Upper Limb Surgery

Tuncali, Bahattin; Karci, Ayse; Bacakoglu, Abdul Kadir; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1529-1532, November 2003.

Brief Report

Tensile Strength of 19- and 20-Gauge Arrow Epidural Catheters

Tsui, Ban C. H.; Finucane, Brendan

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1524-1526, November 2003.

Oxygenation Using Tidal Volume Breathing After Maximal Exhalation

Baraka, Anis S.; Taha, Samar K.; El-Khatib, Mohamad F.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1533-1535, November 2003.

Case Report

Transient Postoperative Neurologic Deficit After Lumbar Laminectomy

Hernández-Palazón, Joaquín; Falcón-Araña, Luis Fernando; García-Martínez, Mercedes

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1527-1528, November 2003.

Transurethral Resection Syndrome After Bladder Perforation

Dorotta, Ihab; Basali, Ayman; Ritchey, Michael; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1536-1538, November 2003.

Anesthesia for Corrective Spinal Surgery in a Patient with Leigh’s Disease

Cooper, Michael A.; Fox, Richard

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 97(5):1539-1541, November 2003.

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