February 2004 - Volume 98 - Issue 2 : Anesthesia & Analgesia

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February 2004 - Volume 98 - Issue 2
pp: 281-562


Research Report

Heparin-Level-Based Anticoagulation Management During Cardiopulmonary Bypass: A Pilot Investigation on the Effects of a Half-Dose Aprotinin Protocol on Postoperative Blood Loss and Hemostatic Activation and Inflammatory Response

Koster, Andreas; Huebler, Sabine; Merkle, Frank; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):285-290, February 2004.

Hydroxyethyl Starch as a Priming Solution for Cardiopulmonary Bypass Impairs Hemostasis After Cardiac Surgery

Kuitunen, Anne H.; Hynynen, Markku J.; Vahtera, Elina; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):291-297, February 2004.

A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Arctic Sun® Temperature Management System Versus Conventional Methods for Preventing Hypothermia During Off-Pump Cardiac Surgery

Grocott, Hilary P.; Mathew, Joseph P.; Carver, Elizabeth H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):298-302, February 2004.

Increases in P-Wave Dispersion Predict Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Chandy, Joby; Nakai, Toshiko; Lee, Randall J.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):303-310, February 2004.

Marked Mixed Venous Desaturation During Early Mobilization After Aortic Valve Surgery

Kirkeby-Garstad, Idar; Sellevold, Olav F. M.; Stenseth, Roar; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):311-317, February 2004.

Case Report

Octreotide-Induced Bradycardia and Heart Block During Surgical Resection of a Carcinoid Tumor

Dilger, John A.; Rho, Edwin H.; Que, Florencia G.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):318-320, February 2004.

Severe Hypotension in the Prone Position in a Child with Neurofibromatosis, Scoliosis and Pectus Excavatum Presenting for Posterior Spinal Fusion

Alexianu, Daniela; Skolnick, Eric T.; Pinto, Annie C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):334-335, February 2004.

Case Report of Remote Anesthetic Monitoring Using Telemedicine

Cone, Stephen W.; Gehr, Lynne; Hummel, Russell; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):386-388, February 2004.

Reversal of an Unintentional Spinal Anesthetic by Cerebrospinal Lavage

Tsui, Ban C. H.; Malherbe, Stephan; Koller, John; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):434-436, February 2004.

The Presence of Working Memory Without Explicit Recall in a Critically Ill Patient

Ozcan, Mehmet S.; Gravenstein, Dietrich

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):469-470, February 2004.

Research Report

The Effect of Caudal Analgesia on Emergence Agitation in Children After Sevoflurane Versus Halothane Anesthesia

Weldon, B. Craig; Bell, Martin; Craddock, Thomas

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):321-326, February 2004.

The Incidence of Laryngospasm with a “No Touch” Extubation Technique After Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Tsui, Ban C. H.; Wagner, Alese; Cave, Dominic; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):327-329, February 2004.

Does a Preemptive Block of the Great Auricular Nerve Improve Postoperative Analgesia in Children Undergoing Tympanomastoid Surgery?

Suresh, Santhanam; Barcelona, Sandra L.; Young, Nancy M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):330-333, February 2004.

Research Report

Effective Treatment of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Pain with Intravenous Followed by Oral COX-2 Specific Inhibitor

Joshi, Girish P.; Viscusi, Eugene R.; Gan, Tong J.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):336-342, February 2004.

Reducing Venipuncture Pain by a Cough Trick: A Randomized Crossover Volunteer Study

Usichenko, Taras I.; Pavlovic, Dragan; Foellner, Sebastian; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):343-345, February 2004.

Research Report

Isoflurane Facilitates Hiccup-Like Reflex Through Gamma Aminobutyric Acid (GABA)A- and Suppresses Through GABAB-Receptors in Pentobarbital-Anesthetized Cats

Oshima, Tsutomu; Dohi, Shuji

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):346-352, February 2004.

The Gamma-Aminobutyric Acidergic Effects of Valerian and Valerenic Acid on Rat Brainstem Neuronal Activity

Yuan, Chun-Su; Mehendale, Sangeeta; Xiao, Yingping; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):353-358, February 2004.

Meloxicam, a Specific COX-2 Inhibitor, Does Not Enhance the Isoflurane Minimum Alveolar Concentration Reduction Produced by Morphine in the Rat

Santos, Martín; Kunkar, Viviana; García-Iturralde, Palma; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):359-363, February 2004.

Opioid-Induced Mast Cell Activation and Vascular Responses Is Not Mediated by μ-Opioid Receptors: An In Vivo Microdialysis Study in Human Skin

Blunk, James A.; Schmelz, Martin; Zeck, Susanne; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):364-370, February 2004.

Rapid Onset of Cutaneous Anesthesia with EMLA Cream After Pretreatment with a New Ultrasound-Emitting Device

Katz, Nathaniel P.; Shapiro, David E.; Herrmann, Timothy E.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):371-376, February 2004.

Research Report

Phonomyography and Mechanomyography Can Be Used Interchangeably to Measure Neuromuscular Block at the Adductor Pollicis Muscle

Hemmerling, Thomas M.; Michaud, Guillaume; Trager, Guillaume; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):377-381, February 2004.

Heat and Moisture Exchange Devices: Are They Doing What They Are Supposed to Do?

Lemmens, Harry J. M.; Brock-Utne, John G.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):382-385, February 2004.

Research Report

Epidural Levobupivacaine 0.1% or Ropivacaine 0.1% Combined with Morphine Provides Comparable Analgesia After Abdominal Surgery

Senard, Marc; Kaba, Abdourhamane; Jacquemin, Murielle J.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):389-394, February 2004.

The Median Effective Dose of Nefopam and Morphine Administered Intravenously for Postoperative Pain After Minor Surgery: A Prospective Randomized Double-Blinded Isobolographic Study of Their Analgesic Action

Beloeil, Hélène; Delage, Noémie; Nègre, Isabelle; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):395-400, February 2004.

The Effects of Remifentanil and Gabapentin on Hyperalgesia in a New Extended Inflammatory Skin Pain Model in Healthy Volunteers

Gustorff, Burkhard; Hoechtl, Katharina; Sycha, Thomas; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):401-407, February 2004.

A Placebo-Controlled Randomized Crossover Trial of the N-Methyl-d-Aspartic Acid Receptor Antagonist, Memantine, in Patients with Chronic Phantom Limb Pain

Wiech, Katja; Kiefer, Ralph-Thomas; Töpfner, Stephanie; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):408-413, February 2004.

Differential Opioid Inhibition of C- and Aδ- Fiber Mediated Thermonociception After Stimulation of the Nucleus Raphe Magnus

Lu, Ying; Sweitzer, Sarah M.; Laurito, Charles E.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):414-419, February 2004.

The Antinociceptive Potencies and Interactions of Endogenous Ligands During Continuous Intrathecal Administration: Adenosine, Agmatine, and Endomorphin-1

Kekesi, Gabriella; Dobos, Ildiko; Benedek, György; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):420-426, February 2004.

The Safety and Efficacy of a Fentanyl Patient-Controlled Transdermal System for Acute Postoperative Analgesia: A Multicenter, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Chelly, Jacques E.; Grass, Jeffrey; Houseman, Timothy W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):427-433, February 2004.

Research Report

Resident Training Level and Quality of Anesthesia Care in a University Hospital

Posner, Karen L.; Freund, Peter R.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):437-442, February 2004.


Citation Classics in Anesthetic Journals

Baltussen, Anja; Kindler, Christoph H.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):443-451, February 2004.

Research Report

Neutrophils and Neutrophil Products Do Not Mediate Pulmonary Hemodynamic Effects of Endotoxin on Oleic Acid-Induced Lung Injury

Hill, Laureen L.; Chen, Delphine L.; Kozlowski, James; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):452-457, February 2004.

External Cardiac Defibrillation Does Not Cause Acute Histopathological Changes Typical of Thermal Injuries in Pigs with In Situ Cerebral Stimulation Electrodes

Kolbitsch, Christian; Eisner, Wilhelm; Kleinsasser, Axel; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):458-460, February 2004.

Review Article

Research Report

Intravenous Administration of Flurbiprofen Does Not Affect Cerebral Blood Flow Velocity and Cerebral Oxygenation Under Isoflurane and Propofol Anesthesia

Yoshitani, Kenji; Kawaguchi, Masahiko; Tatsumi, Kazuyuki; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):471-476, February 2004.

Hypothermia Attenuates the Vasodilator Effects of Dexmedetomidine on Pial Vessels in Rabbits In Vivo

Iida, Hiroki; Iida, Mami; Ohata, Hiroto; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):477-482, February 2004.

Research Report

A Dose-Response Meta-Analysis of Prophylactic Intravenous Ephedrine for the Prevention of Hypotension During Spinal Anesthesia for Elective Cesarean Delivery

Lee, Anna; Ngan Kee, Warwick D.; Gin, Tony

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):483-490, February 2004.

Sensorimotor Anesthesia and Hypotension After Subarachnoid Block: Combined Spinal-Epidural Versus Single-Shot Spinal Technique

Goy, Raymond Wee-Lip; Sia, Alex Tiong-Heng

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):491-496, February 2004.

The Effects of S(+)-Ketamine and Racemic Ketamine on Uterine Blood Flow in Chronically Instrumented Pregnant Sheep

Strümper, Danja; Gogarten, Wiebke; Durieux, Marcel E.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):497-502, February 2004.

Research Report

Spinal Anesthesia Performance Conditions and Side Effects Are Comparable Between the Newly Designed Ballpen and the Sprotte Needle: Results of a Prospective Comparative Randomized Multicenter Study

Standl, Thomas; Stanek, Ales; Burmeister, Marc-Alexander; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):512-517, February 2004.

Case Report

Bilateral Brachial Plexus Block

Franco, Carlo D.; Salahuddin, Zohra; Rafizad, Amir

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):518-520, February 2004.

Grand Mal Convulsion After an Accidental Intravenous Injection of Ropivacaine

Dernedde, Mira; Furlan, Danièlle; Verbesselt, René; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):521-523, February 2004.

Bilateral Total Knee Replacement with Tourniquets in a Homozygous Sickle Cell Patient

Abdulla Al-Ghamdi, Abdulmohsin

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):543-544, February 2004.

Rigid Bronchoscope-Assisted Endotracheal Intubation: Yet Another Use of the Gum Elastic Bougie

Nekhendzy, Vladimir; Simmonds, Paul K.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):545-547, February 2004.

A Suspected Case of Delayed Onset Malignant Hyperthermia with Desflurane Anesthesia

Papadimos, Thomas J.; Almasri, Mohamad; Padgett, James C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):548-549, February 2004.

Research Report

Lumbar Puncture Associated with Pneumocephalus: Report of a Case

Kozikowski, Grzegorz P.; Cohen, Steven P.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):524-526, February 2004.

Research Report

The Effect of Music on the Neurohormonal Stress Response to Surgery Under General Anesthesia

Migneault, Brigitte; Girard, François; Albert, Caroline; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):527-532, February 2004.

The Effect of Hemispheric Synchronization on Intraoperative Analgesia

Lewis, Ariane K.; Osborn, Irene P.; Roth, Ram

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):533-536, February 2004.

Preoperative Autologous Donation Versus Cell Salvage in the Avoidance of Allogeneic Transfusion in Patients Undergoing Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy

Waters, Jonathan H.; Lee, Julia ShinJung; Klein, Eric; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):537-542, February 2004.

Letters & Announcements

Incomplete Guidelines: In Response:

Gan, Tong J.; Meyer, Tricia; Apfel, Christian C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 98(2):550-551, February 2004.

Media Review