March 2009 - Volume 108 - Issue 3 : Anesthesia & Analgesia

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March 2009 - Volume 108 - Issue 3
pp: 681-1053


Cardiovascular and Thoracic Education: Hemostasis and Transfusion Medicine: Research Reports

Prognostic Value of Troponin I Levels for Predicting Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Postmenopausal Women Undergoing Cardiac Surgery

Stearns, Joshua D.; Dávila-Román, Victor G.; Barzilai, Benico; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):719-726, March 2009.

Research Reports

Fast-Track Anesthesia and Cardiac Surgery: A Retrospective Cohort Study of 7989 Patients

Svircevic, Vesna; Nierich, Arno P.; Moons, Karel G. M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):727-733, March 2009.

Does Thromboelastography Predict Postoperative Thromboembolic Events? A Systematic Review of the Literature

Dai, Yue; Lee, Anna; Critchley, Lester A. H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):734-742, March 2009.

Detection of Protamine and Heparin After Termination of Cardiopulmonary Bypass by Thrombelastometry (ROTEM®): Results of a Pilot Study

Mittermayr, Markus; Velik-Salchner, Corinna; Stalzer, Berndt; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):743-750, March 2009.

The Effects of Fibrinogen Levels on Thromboelastometric Variables in the Presence of Thrombocytopenia

Lang, Thomas; Johanning, Kai; Metzler, Helfried; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):751-758, March 2009.

Review Article

Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury: Current Concepts for the Clinician

Triulzi, Darrell J.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):770-776, March 2009.

Echo Rounds

Case Report

Treatment of Serious Calcium Channel Blocker Overdose With Levosimendan, a Calcium Sensitizer

Varpula, Tero; Rapola, Janne; Sallisalmi, Marko; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):790-792, March 2009.

Research Reports

The Incidence and Nature of Adverse Events During Pediatric Sedation/Anesthesia With Propofol for Procedures Outside the Operating Room: A Report From the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium

Cravero, Joseph P.; Beach, Michael L.; Blike, George T.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):795-804, March 2009.

Relative Analgesic Potencies of Levobupivacaine and Ropivacaine for Caudal Anesthesia in Children

Ingelmo, Pablo; Frawley, Geoff; Astuto, Marinella; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):805-813, March 2009.

The Reliability of Continuous Noninvasive Finger Blood Pressure Measurement in Critically Ill Children

Lemson, Joris; Hofhuizen, Charlotte M.; Schraa, Olaf; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):814-821, March 2009.

Brief Report

Real-Time Assessment of Perioperative Behaviors and Prediction of Perioperative Outcomes

Sadhasivam, Senthilkumar; Cohen, Lindsey L.; Szabova, Alexandra; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):822-826, March 2009.

Research Reports

Manual Versus Target-Controlled Infusion Remifentanil Administration in Spontaneously Breathing Patients

Moerman, Annelies T.; Herregods, Luc L.; De Vos, Martine M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):828-834, March 2009.

Research Reports

The Effect of Residual Neuromuscular Blockade on the Speed of Reversal with Sugammadex

White, Paul F.; Tufanogullari, Burcu; Sacan, Ozlem; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):846-851, March 2009.

A Comparison of Propofol and Remifentanil Target-Controlled Infusions to Facilitate Fiberoptic Nasotracheal Intubation

Lallo, Alexandre; Billard, Valerie; Bourgain, Jean-Louis

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):852-857, March 2009.

Xenon Preconditioning: The Role of Prosurvival Signaling, Mitochondrial Permeability Transition and Bioenergetics in Rats

Mio, Yasushi; Shim, Yon Hee; Richards, Ebony; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):858-866, March 2009.

Proprioceptive Function Is More Sensitive than Motor Function to Desflurane Anesthesia

Barter, Linda S.; Mark, Laurie O.; Antognini, Joseph F.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):867-872, March 2009.

Research Reports

An Evaluation of a Novel Software Tool for Detecting Changes in Physiological Monitoring

Ansermino, J Mark; Daniels, Jeremy P.; Hewgill, Randy T.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):873-880, March 2009.

Noninvasive Cardiac Output Measurement in Heart Failure Subjects on Circulatory Support

Phillips, Rob; Lichtenthal, Peter; Sloniger, Julie; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):881-886, March 2009.

Review Article

Minimally Invasive Cardiac Output Monitoring in the Perioperative Setting

Funk, Duane J.; Moretti, Eugene W.; Gan, Tong J.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):887-897, March 2009.

Case Report

Severe Methemoglobinemia Detected by Pulse Oximetry

Annabi, Emil H.; Barker, Steven J.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):898-899, March 2009.

Case Report

Trauma, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, Dietary Supplements, Illicit Steroid Use and a Questionable Malignant Hyperthermia Reaction

Capacchione, John F.; Radimer, Matthew C.; Sagel, Jeffrey S.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):900-903, March 2009.

An Exaggerated Hypertensive Response to Glycopyrrolate Therapy for Bradycardia Associated with High-Dose Dexmedetomidine

Mason, Keira P.; Zgleszewski, Steven; Forman, Roberta E.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):906-908, March 2009.

Research Reports

Changes in Functional Residual Capacity During Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation: A Pilot Study

Heinze, Hermann; Sedemund-Adib, Beate; Heringlake, Matthias; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):911-915, March 2009.

Review Article

Focused Review

Research Reports

Automatic Updating of Times Remaining in Surgical Cases Using Bayesian Analysis of Historical Case Duration Data and “Instant Messaging” Updates from Anesthesia Providers

Dexter, Franklin; Epstein, Richard H.; Lee, John D.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):929-940, March 2009.

Implications of Event Entry Latency on Anesthesia Information Management Decision Support Systems

Epstein, Richard H.; Dexter, Franklin; Ehrenfeld, Jesse M.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):941-947, March 2009.

Review Article

Research Reports

Early Anesthetic Preconditioning in Mixed Cortical Neuronal-Glial Cell Cultures Subjected to Oxygen-Glucose Deprivation: The Role of Adenosine Triphosphate Dependent Potassium Channels and Reactive Oxygen Species in Sevoflurane-Induced Neuroprotection

Velly, Lionel J.; Canas, Paula T.; Guillet, Benjamin A.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):955-963, March 2009.

Cyclic Adenosine Monophosphate Response Element-Binding Protein Phosphorylation and Neuroprotection by 4-Phenyl-1-(4-Phenylbutyl) Piperidine (PPBP)

Yang, Sufang; Alkayed, Nabil J.; Hurn, Patricia D.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):964-970, March 2009.

Review Article

Case Report

The Utility of Ketamine for the Preoperative Management of a Patient with Parkinson’s Disease

Wright, Justin J.; Goodnight, Peter D.; McEvoy, Matthew D.

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):980-982, March 2009.


Meeting Report

Pain Medicine: Research Reports

The Analgesic Effect of a Metered-Dose 8% Lidocaine Pump Spray In Posttraumatic Peripheral Neuropathy: A Pilot Study

Kanai, Akifumi; Segawa, Yuka; Okamoto, Takashi; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):987-991, March 2009.

Capsicum Plaster at the Hegu Point Reduces Postoperative Analgesic Requirement After Orthognathic Surgery

Kim, Kyo S.; Kim, Kyu N.; Hwang, Kyung G.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):992-996, March 2009.


Pain Mechanisms: Research Reports

Cytotoxicity of Local Anesthetics in Human Neuronal Cells

Perez-Castro, Rosalia; Patel, Sohin; Garavito-Aguilar, Zayra V.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):997-1007, March 2009.

The Antinociceptive Effects and Pharmacological Properties of JM-1232(-): A Novel Isoindoline Derivative

Chiba, Shunsuke; Nishiyama, Tomoki; Yamada, Yoshitsugu

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):1008-1014, March 2009.

Ifenprodil Induced Antinociception and Decreased the Expression of NR2B Subunits in the Dorsal Horn After Chronic Dorsal Root Ganglia Compression in Rats

Zhang, Wei; Shi, Chang-Xi; Gu, Xiao-ping; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):1015-1020, March 2009.

Lidocaine Injection into the Rat Dorsal Root Ganglion Causes Neuroinflammation

Puljak, Livia; Kojundzic, Sanja Lovric; Hogan, Quinn H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):1021-1026, March 2009.

Regional Anesthesia: Research Reports

An Absorbable Local Anesthetic Matrix Provides Several Days of Functional Sciatic Nerve Blockade

Wang, Chi-Fei; Djalali, Alimorad G.; Gandhi, Ankur; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):1027-1033, March 2009.

The Efficacy of Skin Temperature for Block Assessment After Infraclavicular Brachial Plexus Block

Minville, Vincent; Gendre, Agnés; Hirsch, Jan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):1034-1036, March 2009.

Ultrasound-Guided Obturator Nerve Block: A Sonoanatomic Study of a New Methodologic Approach

Akkaya, Taylan; Ozturk, Emine; Comert, Ayhan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):1037-1041, March 2009.

Regional Anesthesia: Case Report

Two Unusual Cases of Urinary Incontinence During Continuous Sciatic Nerve Block with Stimulating Catheters

Taboada, Manuel; Rodríguez, Jaime; Valiño, Cristina; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 108(3):1042-1043, March 2009.

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