December 2004 - Volume 99 - Issue 6
pp: 1582-1883

Editorial


Case Report


Percutaneous Radiofrequency Trigeminal Rhizotomy in a Patient with an Implanted Cardiac Pacemaker

Sun, Deidre A.; Martin, Lynn; Honey, Christopher R.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1585-1586, December 2004.

The Effect of Dilution on Plasma Coagulation Kinetics Determined by Thrombelastography Is Dependent on Antithrombin Activity and Mode of Activation

Nielsen, Vance G.; Lyerly, Ralph T.; Gurley, William Q.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1587-1592, December 2004.

The Effect of Hemopure® on Coagulation in Clinically Relevant Concentrations

James, Michael F.; Potgieter, Helét E.; Ellis, P

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1593-1597, December 2004.

The Response to Activated Protein C After Cardiopulmonary Bypass: Impact of Factor V Leiden

Donahue, Brian S.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1598-1603, December 2004.

Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction in Patients with Severe Emphysema: Anesthetic Management

Hillier, James E.; Toma, Tudor P.; Gillbe, Charles E.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1610-1614, December 2004.

The Effects of Halothane, Isoflurane, and Sevoflurane on Ca2+ Current and Transient Outward K+ Current in Subendocardial and Subepicardial Myocytes from the Rat Left Ventricle

Rithalia, Amber; Hopkins, Philip M.; Harrison, Simon M.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1615-1622, December 2004.

The Anterior Jugular Venous System: Variability and Clinical Impact

Schummer, Wolfram; Schummer, Claudia; Bredle, Don; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1625-1629, December 2004.

Research Report


Fenoldopam Mesylate and Renal Function in Patients Undergoing Liver Transplantation: A Randomized, Controlled Pilot Trial

Rocca, G Della; Pompei, L; Costa, M G.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1604-1609, December 2004.

Brief Report


Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury

Toy, Pearl; Gajic, Ognjen

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1623-1624, December 2004.


Research Report


The Development and Validation of a Risk Score to Predict the Probability of Postoperative Vomiting in Pediatric Patients

Eberhart, L H. J.; Geldner, G; Kranke, P; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1630-1637, December 2004.

The Effects of Chin Lift and Jaw Thrust While in the Lateral Position on Stridor Score in Anesthetized Children with Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy

Arai, Young-Chang P.; Fukunaga, Kayo; Hirota, Seiji; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1638-1641, December 2004.

An Evaluation of a Noninvasive Cardiac Output Measurement Using Partial Carbon Dioxide Rebreathing in Children

Levy, Richard J.; Chiavacci, Rosetta M.; Nicolson, Susan C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1642-1647, December 2004.

Preoperative Anxiety and Emergence Delirium and Postoperative Maladaptive Behaviors

Kain, Zeev N.; Caldwell-Andrews, Alison A.; Maranets, Inna; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1648-1654, December 2004.

A Model for Educational Simulation of Infant Cardiovascular Physiology

Goodwin, Jane A.; van Meurs, Willem L.; Sá Couto, Carla D.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1655-1664, December 2004.

Case Report


Anesthetic Concerns for Robot-Assisted Laparoscopy in an Infant

Mariano, Edward R.; Furukawa, Louise; Woo, Russell K.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1665-1667, December 2004.


Research Report


A Comparison of Selective Spinal Anesthesia with Hyperbaric Bupivacaine and General Anesthesia with Desflurane for Outpatient Knee Arthroscopy

Korhonen, Anna-Maija; Valanne, Jukka V.; Jokela, Ritva M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1668-1673, December 2004.


Research Report


Postoperative Confusion Increases in Elderly Long-Term Benzodiazepine Users

Kudoh, Akira; Takase, Hajime; Takahira, Yoko; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1674-1678, December 2004.

The Postoperative Blood-Sparing Efficacy of Oral Versus Intravenous Tranexamic Acid After Total Knee Replacement

Zohar, Edna; Ellis, Martin; Ifrach, Nisim; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1679-1683, December 2004.

The Effect of Epidural Bupivacaine on Induction and Maintenance Doses of Propofol (Evaluated by Bispectral Index) and Maintenance Doses of Fentanyl and Vecuronium

Agarwal, Anil; Pandey, Ravindra; Dhiraaj, Sanjay; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1684-1688, December 2004.

The Inotropic and Lusitropic Effects of Ketamine in Isolated Human Atrial Myocardium: The Effect of Adrenoceptor Blockade

Hanouz, Jean-Luc; Persehaye, Emmanuel; Zhu, Lan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1689-1695, December 2004.

Pain on Injection: A Double-Blind Comparison of Propofol with Lidocaine Pretreatment Versus Propofol Formulated with Long- and Medium-Chain Triglycerides

Schaub, E; Kern, C; Landau, R

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1699-1702, December 2004.

The Hemodynamic Effects of Ephedrine on the Onset Time of Rocuronium in Pigs

Herweling, Annette; Latorre, Federico; Herwig, Andreas; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1703-1707, December 2004.

Apoptosis Is Not Enhanced in Primary Mixed Neuronal/Glial Cultures Protected by Isoflurane Against N-Methyl-d-Aspartate Excitotoxicity

Wise-Faberowski, Lisa; Aono, Mitsuo; Pearlstein, Robert D.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1708-1714, December 2004.

Potent Activation of the Human Tandem Pore Domain K Channel TRESK with Clinical Concentrations of Volatile Anesthetics

Liu, Canhui; Au, John D.; Zou, Hilary Liao; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1715-1722, December 2004.


Research Report


Intravenous Lidocaine Suppresses Fentanyl-Induced Coughing: A Double-Blind, Prospective, Randomized Placebo-Controlled Study

Pandey, Chandra K.; Raza, Mehdi; Ranjan, Rajeev; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1696-1698, December 2004.


Research Report


Sevoflurane Decreases Bispectral Index Values More than Does Halothane at Equal MAC Multiples

Schwab, Hildebrand S.; Seeberger, Manfred D.; Eger, Edmond I.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1723-1727, December 2004.

Measuring Depth of Sedation with Auditory Evoked Potentials During Controlled Infusion of Propofol and Remifentanil in Healthy Volunteers

Haenggi, Matthias; Ypparila, Heidi; Takala, Jukka; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1728-1736, December 2004.

The Use of High-Fidelity Human Patient Simulation and the Introduction of New Anesthesia Delivery Systems

Dalley, Paul; Robinson, Brian; Weller, Jennifer; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1737-1741, December 2004.

Conductive Heat Exchange with a Gel-Coated Circulating Water Mattress

Bräuer, Anselm; Pacholik, Larissa; Perl, Thorsten; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1742-1746, December 2004.

A Comparison of Postoperative Pain Control in Patients After Right Lobe Donor Hepatectomy and Major Hepatic Resection for Tumor

Cywinski, Jacek B.; Parker, Brian M.; Xu, Meng; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1747-1752, December 2004.

The Intravenous Ketamine Test: A Predictive Response Tool for Oral Dextromethorphan Treatment in Neuropathic Pain

Cohen, Steven P.; Chang, Audrey S.; Larkin, Thomas; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1753-1759, December 2004.

Anesthesiologists, General Surgeons, and Tobacco Interventions in the Perioperative Period

Warner, David O.; Sarr, Michael G.; Offord, Kenneth P.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1766-1773, December 2004.

Risk Factors Assessment of the Difficult Airway: An Italian Survey of 1956 Patients

Cattano, D; Panicucci, E; Paolicchi, A; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1774-1779, December 2004.

A Comparison of Changes in Cardiac Preload Variables During Graded Hypovolemia and Hypervolemia in Mechanically Ventilated Dogs

Fujita, Yoshihisa; Yamamoto, Tokunori; Sano, Itsuro; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1780-1786, December 2004.

Ventricular Fibrillation Median Frequency May Not Be Useful for Monitoring During Cardiac Arrest Treated with Endothelin-1 or Epinephrine

Holzer, Michael; Behringer, Wilhelm; Sterz, Fritz; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1787-1793, December 2004.

A Novel Method to Assess Platelet Inhibition by Eptifibatide with Thrombelastograph®

Katori, Nobuyuki; Szlam, Fania; Levy, Jerrold H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1794-1799, December 2004.

Is Intrathecal Magnesium Sulfate Safe and Protective Against Ischemic Spinal Cord Injury in Rabbits?

Saeki, Hiroshi; Matsumoto, Mishiya; Kaneko, Shuichi; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1805-1812, December 2004.

Using Heart Rate Variability to Stratify Risk of Obstetric Patients Undergoing Spinal Anesthesia

Chamchad, Dmitri; Arkoosh, Valerie A.; Horrow, Jay C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1818-1821, December 2004.

Determining Minimum Alveolar Anesthetic Concentration of Halothane in Rats: The Effect of Incremental Change in Halothane Concentration and Number of Crossovers

Leon, Avner; Mayzler, Olga; Benifla, Mony; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1822-1828, December 2004.

Paramedian Lumbar Epidural Catheter Insertion with Patients in the Sitting Position Is Equally Successful in the Flexed and Unflexed Spine

Podder, Subrata; Kumar, Neeraj; Yaddanapudi, L N.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1829-1832, December 2004.

Cervical Epidural Anesthesia for Combined Neck and Upper Extremity Procedure: A Pilot Study

Michalek, Pavel; David, Ivan; Adamec, Milos; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1833-1836, December 2004.

Single-Injection Paravertebral Block Before General Anesthesia Enhances Analgesia After Breast Cancer Surgery With and Without Associated Lymph Node Biopsy

Kairaluoma, Pekka M.; Bachmann, Martina S.; Korpinen, Aulikki K.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1837-1843, December 2004.

The Mechanical Properties of Continuous Spinal Small-Bore Catheters

Deusch, Engelbert; Benrath, Justus; Weigl, Lukas; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1844-1847, December 2004.

Pain Medicine: Case Report


Epidural Blood Patch and Acute Varicella

Martin, David P.; Bergman, Bradley D.; Berger, Ines H.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1760-1762, December 2004.

Intrinsic Spinal Cord Catheter Placement: Implications of New Intractable Pain in a Patient with a Spinal Cord Injury

Huntoon, Marc A.; Hurdle, Mark-Friedrich B.; Marsh, Richard W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1763-1765, December 2004.

Critical Care and Trauma: Case Report


Increased Carboxyhemoglobin in a Patient with a Large Retroperitoneal Hematoma

Ziemann-Gimmel, Patrick; Schwartz, David E.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1800-1802, December 2004.

Case Report


Acute Adrenal Insufficiency After Large-Dose Glucocorticoids for Spinal Cord Injury

Lecamwasam, Harish S.; Baboolal, Hemanth A.; Dunn, Peter F.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1813-1814, December 2004.

Neurosurgical Anesthesia: Case Report


Iatrogenic Arteriovenous Fistula During Lumbar Microdiscectomy

Sadhasivam, Senthilkumar; Kaynar, A Murat

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1815-1817, December 2004.

General Articles: Case Report


Venous Air Embolism During Transurethral Resection of the Prostate

Frasco, Peter E.; Caswell, Renee E.; Novicki, Donald

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1864-1866, December 2004.

Hypertensive Crisis in a Patient Undergoing Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation of an Adrenal Mass Under General Anesthesia

Chini, Eduardo N.; Brown, Michael J.; Farrell, Michael A.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1867-1869, December 2004.

General Articles: Reprint



Case Report


Hepatic Hydrothorax in the Absence of Ascites: Respiratory Failure in a Cirrhotic Patient

Serrat, Jordi; Roza, Julio J.; Planella, Teresa

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1803-1804, December 2004.


Research Report


Emergence and Recovery Characteristics of Desflurane Versus Sevoflurane in Morbidly Obese Adult Surgical Patients: A Prospective, Randomized Study

Strum, Earl M.; Szenohradszki, Janos; Kaufman, Wayne A.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1848-1853, December 2004.

The Volume Kinetics of Acetated Ringer’s Solution During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Olsson, Joel; Svensén, Christer H.; Hahn, Robert G.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1854-1860, December 2004.

Case Report


Venous Oxygen Embolism Produced by Injection of Hydrogen Peroxide into an Enterocutaneous Fistula

Jones, Philip M.; Segal, Steven H.; Gelb, Adrian W.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1861-1863, December 2004.


Letters & Announcements


MRI of the Upper Airway and McCoy-Balloon Laryngoscopy with Left Molar Approach in a Patient with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita and Previous Unsuccessful Endotracheal Intubation

Mentzelopoulos, Spyros D.; Armaganidis, Apostolos; Niokou, Dimitra; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 99(6):1879-1880, December 2004.