April 2006 - Volume 102 - Issue 4
pp: 982-1301


Research Report

Inhaled Sevoflurane Produces Better Delayed Myocardial Protection at 48 Versus 24 Hours After Exposure

Lutz, Marc; Liu, Hong

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):984-990, April 2006.

Prediction of the Effect of Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution on the Hematological Constituents of Sequestered Autologous Whole Blood

Loubser, Paul G.; Chan, Anthony

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):991-997, April 2006.

Gelatin and Hydroxyethyl Starch, but Not Albumin, Impair Hemostasis After Cardiac Surgery

Niemi, Tomi T.; Suojaranta-Ylinen, Raili T.; Kukkonen, Sinikka I.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):998-1006, April 2006.

Antithrombin Can Modulate Coagulation, Cytokine Production, and Expression of Adhesion Molecules in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair Surgery

Nishiyama, Tomoki

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1007-1011, April 2006.

Excessive Bleeding and Transfusion in a Prior Cardiac Surgery is Associated with Excessive Bleeding and Transfusion in the Next Surgery

Nuttall, Gregory A.; Henderson, Nicole; Quinn, Michael; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1012-1017, April 2006.

Hippocampus bcl-2 and bax Expression and Neuronal Apoptosis After Moderate Hypothermic Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Rats

Zhang, Ting-Jie; Hang, Jian; Wen, Da-Xiang; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1018-1025, April 2006.

Long-Term Alterations of Heart Rate Dynamics After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Laitio, Timo T.; Huikuri, Heikki V.; Koskenvuo, Juha; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1026-1031, April 2006.

Starling-Effect-Independent Lusitropism Index in Canine Left Ventricle: Logistic Time Constant

Mizuno, Ju; Mohri, Satoshi; Shimizu, Juichiro; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1032-1039, April 2006.

Case Report

Hemodynamic Collapse Caused by a Large Unruptured Aneurysm of the Ascending Aorta in an 18 Year Old

Türköz, Ayda; Gülcan, Öner; Tercan, Fahri; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1040-1042, April 2006.

Echo Didactics & Rounds

Research Report

A Prospective Evaluation of Opioid Weaning in Opioid-Dependent Pediatric Critical Care Patients

Berens, Richard J.; Meyer, Michael T.; Mikhailov, Theresa A.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1045-1050, April 2006.

The Effect of Sevoflurane on Cerebral Autoregulation in Young Children as Assessed by the Transient Hyperemic Response

Wong, Gordon T.; Luginbuehl, Igor; Karsli, Cengiz; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1051-1055, April 2006.

Prevention of Emergence Agitation After Sevoflurane Anesthesia for Pediatric Cerebral Magnetic Resonance Imaging by Small Doses of Ketamine or Nalbuphine Administered Just Before Discontinuing Anesthesia

Dalens, Bernard J.; Pinard, Anne Marie; Létourneau, Dany-Roch; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1056-1061, April 2006.

Population Pharmacokinetics of Milrinone in Neonates with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Undergoing Stage I Reconstruction

Zuppa, Athena F.; Nicolson, Susan C.; Adamson, Peter C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1062-1069, April 2006.

Brief Report

Giving Toys to Children Reduces Their Anxiety About Receiving Premedication for Surgery

Golden, Leonard; Pagala, Murali; Sukhavasi, Sujatha; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1070-1072, April 2006.


Research Report

Paravertebral Blocks Provide Superior Same-Day Recovery over General Anesthesia for Patients Undergoing Inguinal Hernia Repair

Hadzic, Admir; Kerimoglu, Beklen; Loreio, Dan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1076-1081, April 2006.

Preoperative Peribulbar Block in Patients Undergoing Retinal Detachment Surgery Under General Anesthesia: A Randomized Double-Blind Study

Morel, Jérôme; Pascal, Jean; Charier, David; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1082-1087, April 2006.

Research Report

Nitrous Oxide and Anesthetic Requirement for Loss of Response to Command During Propofol Anesthesia

Karalapillai, Dharshi; Leslie, Kate; Umranikar, Abhay; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1088-1093, April 2006.

Nitrous Oxide Induces Paradoxical Electroencephalographic Changes After Tracheal Intubation During Isoflurane and Sevoflurane Anesthesia

Oda, Yutaka; Tanaka, Katsuaki; Matsuura, Tadashi; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1094-1102, April 2006.

The Antiproliferative Effect of Lidocaine on Human Tongue Cancer Cells with Inhibition of the Activity of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor

Sakaguchi, Masahiro; Kuroda, Yoshihiro; Hirose, Munetaka

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1103-1107, April 2006.

Local Anesthetic-Induced Protection Against Lipopolysaccharide-Induced Injury in Endothelial Cells: The Role of Mitochondrial Adenosine Triphosphate-Sensitive Potassium Channels

de Klaver, Manuela J. M.; Weingart, Gregory S.; Obrig, Tom G.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1108-1113, April 2006.

Modulation of Gamma-Aminobutyric AcidA Receptor Function by Thiopental in the Rat Spinal Dorsal Horn Neurons

Yang, Chuan-Xiu; Xu, Han; Zhou, Ke-Qing; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1114-1120, April 2006.

Anticholinesterase Drugs Stimulate Smooth Muscle Contraction of the Rat Trachea Through the Rho-Kinase Pathway

Shibata, Osamu; Saito, Masataka; Yoshimura, Maki; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1121-1126, April 2006.

Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting with Granisetron and Dolasetron in Relation to CYP2D6 Genotype

Janicki, Piotr K.; Schuler, H Gregg; Jarzembowski, Tomasz M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1127-1133, April 2006.

Isoflurane Preserves Spatial Working Memory in Adult Mice After Moderate Hypoxia

Bekker, Alex; Shah, Romin; Quartermain, David; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1134-1138, April 2006.

Case Report

Accidental Epidural Administration of Succinylcholine

Anta, Sofianou; Athanasios, Chatzieleftheriou; Panorea, Mavrommati; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1139-1140, April 2006.

Research Report

A-Line, Bispectral Index, and Estimated Effect-Site Concentrations: A Prediction of Clinical End-Points of Anesthesia

Kreuer, Sascha; Bruhn, Jörgen; Larsen, Reinhard; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1141-1146, April 2006.

The Delivery of Drugs to Patients by Continuous Intravenous Infusion: Modeling Predicts Potential Dose Fluctuations Depending on Flow Rates and Infusion System Dead Volume

Lovich, Mark A.; Kinnealley, M Ellen; Sims, Nathanial M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1147-1153, April 2006.

Case Report

Infusion Pump Delivers Over-Dosage of Propofol as a Result of Missing Syringe Support

Koch, Christian; Hollister, Christine; Breen, Peter H.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1154-1156, April 2006.

Research Report

The Use of Intrathecal Morphine for Postoperative Pain Relief After Liver Resection: A Comparison with Epidural Analgesia

De Pietri, Lesley; Siniscalchi, Antonio; Reggiani, Alexia; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1157-1163, April 2006.

Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Detects Biochemical Changes in the Brain Associated with Chronic Low Back Pain: A Preliminary Report

Siddall, Philip J.; Stanwell, Peter; Woodhouse, Annie; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1164-1168, April 2006.

Etomidate Depresses Lumbar Dorsal Horn Neuronal Responses to Noxious Thermal Stimulation in Rats

Mitsuyo, Toshihiko; Antognini, Joseph F.; Carstens, Earl

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1169-1173, April 2006.

Brief Report

Does Bilateral Superficial Cervical Plexus Block Decrease Analgesic Requirement After Thyroid Surgery?

Eti, Zeynep; Irmak, Pnar; Gulluoglu, Bahadr M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1174-1176, April 2006.

Research Report

The Role of Anesthesiologists in the Selection and Administration of Perioperative Antibiotics: A Survey of the American Association of Clinical Directors

Warters, R David; Szmuk, Peter; Pivalizza, Evan G.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1177-1182, April 2006.

Time Accuracy of a Radio Frequency Identification Patient Tracking System for Recording Operating Room Timestamps

Marjamaa, Riitta A.; Torkki, Paulus M.; Torkki, Markus I.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1183-1186, April 2006.

Research Report

Regional Microvascular Function and Vascular Reactivity in Patients with Different Degrees of Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome

Knotzer, Hans; Pajk, Werner; Dünser, Martin W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1187-1193, April 2006.

Fibrinogen Concentrate Reverses Dilutional Coagulopathy Induced In Vitro by Saline but Not by Hydroxyethyl Starch 6%

De Lorenzo, Claudia; Calatzis, Andreas; Welsch, Ulrich; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1194-1200, April 2006.

Regional Blood Flow in Respiratory Muscles During Partial Ventilatory Assistance in Rabbits

Uchiyama, Akinori; Fujino, Yuji; Hosotsubo, Kikumi; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1201-1206, April 2006.

Review Article

Research Report

Intrathecal Nicorandil and Small-Dose Morphine Can Induce Spastic Paraparesis After a Noninjurious Interval of Spinal Cord Ischemia in the Rat

Fuchigami, Tatsuya; Kakinohana, Manabu; Nakamura, Seiya; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1217-1222, April 2006.

Anesthetic Requirements and Stress Hormone Responses in Spinal Cord-Injured Patients Undergoing Surgery Below the Level of Injury

Yoo, KyungYeon; Hwang, JaeHa; Jeong, SungTae; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1223-1228, April 2006.


Brief Report

Use of a Modifier Reduces Inconsistency in the American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification in Parturients

Barbeito, Atilio; Muir, Holly A.; Gan, Tong J.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1231-1233, April 2006.

Research Report

The Effect of Single-Injection Femoral Nerve Block Versus Continuous Femoral Nerve Block After Total Knee Arthroplasty on Hospital Length of Stay and Long-Term Functional Recovery Within an Established Clinical Pathway

Salinas, Francis V.; Liu, Spencer S.; Mulroy, Michael F.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1234-1239, April 2006.

A Comparison of Epidural Analgesia With Combined Continuous Femoral-Sciatic Nerve Blocks After Total Knee Replacement

Zaric, Dusanka; Boysen, Klavs; Christiansen, Christian; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1240-1246, April 2006.

Skin Temperature During Regional Anesthesia of the Lower Extremity

Stevens, Markus F.; Werdehausen, Robert; Hermanns, Henning; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1247-1251, April 2006.

Brief Report

Supraclavicular Block in the Obese Population: An Analysis of 2020 Blocks

Franco, Carlo D.; Gloss, Feodor J.; Voronov, Gennadiy; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1252-1254, April 2006.

Research Report

The Role of Postoperative Analgesia in Delirium and Cognitive Decline in Elderly Patients: A Systematic Review

Fong, Harold K.; Sands, Laura P.; Leung, Jacqueline M.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1255-1266, April 2006.

Postoperative Delirium: The Importance of Pain and Pain Management

Vaurio, Linnea E.; Sands, Laura P.; Wang, Yun; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1267-1273, April 2006.

A Head-to-Head Comparison of the In Vitro Coagulation Effects of Saline-Based and Balanced Electrolyte Crystalloid and Colloid Intravenous Fluids

Roche, Anthony M.; James, Michael F. M.; Bennett-Guerrero, Elliott; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1274-1279, April 2006.

The Effects of Test Temperature and Storage Temperature on Platelet Aggregation: A Whole Blood In Vitro Study

Scharbert, Gisela; Kalb, Madeleine; Marschalek, Corinna; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1280-1284, April 2006.

Case Report

Anesthetic Management of a Patient with Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker Syndrome (Mutation of Prion Protein)

Nakamura, Motohiro; Ogata, Masanori; Matsuo, Yumiko; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 102(4):1285-1286, April 2006.

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