August 2010 - Volume 111 - Issue 2
pp: 249-588

Editorials



Special Article


2010 ACCF/AHA/AATS/ACR/ASA/SCA/SCAI/SIR/STS/SVM Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Thoracic Aortic Disease: Executive SummaryA Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, American College of Radiology, American Stroke Association, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Interventional Radiology, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, and Society for Vascular Medicine

Hiratzka, Loren F.; Bakris, George L.; Beckman, Joshua A.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):279-315, August 2010.

Effect of the Perioperative Blood Transfusion and Blood Conservation in Cardiac Surgery Clinical Practice Guidelines of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists upon Clinical Practices

Likosky, Donald S.; FitzGerald, Daniel C.; Groom, Robert C.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):316-323, August 2010.

Research Reports


Preoperative Statin Therapy Is Not Associated with a Reduced Incidence of Postoperative Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery

Argalious, Maged; Xu, Meng; Sun, Zhiyuan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):324-330, August 2010.

The Incremental Value of Thrombelastography for Prediction of Excessive Blood Loss After Cardiac Surgery: An Observational Study

Wasowicz, Marcin; McCluskey, Stuart A.; Wijeysundera, Duminda N.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):331-338, August 2010.

An Assessment of Clinical Interchangeability of TEG® and RoTEM® Thromboelastographic Variables in Cardiac Surgical Patients

Venema, Lieneke F.; Post, Wendy J.; Hendriks, Herman G.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):339-344, August 2010.

Aortic Cross-Clamping and Reperfusion in Pigs Reduces Microvascular Oxygenation by Altered Systemic and Regional Blood Flow Distribution

Siegemund, Martin; van Bommel, Jasper; Stegenga, Michiel E.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):345-353, August 2010.

Echo Rounds



Brief Report


The Effects of the Menstrual Cycle on the Hemodynamic Response to Laryngoscopy and Tracheal Intubation

Hanc, Volkan; Yurtlu, Serhan; Hakimoglu, Sedat; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):362-365, August 2010.


Research Reports


The Performance of Compartmental and Physiologically Based Recirculatory Pharmacokinetic Models for Propofol: A Comparison Using Bolus, Continuous, and Target-Controlled Infusion Data

Masui, Kenichi; Upton, Richard N.; Doufas, Anthony G.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):368-379, August 2010.

Response Surface Model Predictions of Emergence and Response to Pain in the Recovery Room: An Evaluation of Patients Emerging from an Isoflurane and Fentanyl Anesthetic

Syroid, Noah D.; Johnson, Ken B.; Pace, Nathan L.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):380-386, August 2010.

An Evaluation of Remifentanil-Sevoflurane Response Surface Models in Patients Emerging from Anesthesia: Model Improvement Using Effect-Site Sevoflurane Concentrations

Johnson, Ken B.; Syroid, Noah D.; Gupta, Dhanesh K.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):387-394, August 2010.

Microinjection of Propofol into the Perifornical Area Induces Sedation with Decreasing Cortical Acetylcholine Release in Rats

Gamou, Sanae; Fukuda, Satoru; Ogura, Mai; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):395-402, August 2010.

Isocapnic Hyperpnoea Shortens Postanesthetic Care Unit Stay After Isoflurane Anesthesia

Katznelson, Rita; Van Rensburg, Adriaan; Friedman, Zeev; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):403-408, August 2010.

The Effects of Nefopam on the Gain and Maximum Intensity of Shivering in Healthy Volunteers

Taniguchi, Yoshie; Ali, Syed Z.; Kimberger, Oliver; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):409-414, August 2010.


Research Reports


Transcutaneous Carbon Dioxide Monitoring Accurately Predicts Arterial Carbon Dioxide Partial Pressure in Patients Undergoing Prolonged Laparoscopic Surgery

Xue, Qingsheng; Wu, Xiaowen; Jin, Jue; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):417-420, August 2010.

Patient Characteristics and Anesthetic Technique Are Additive but Not Synergistic Predictors of Successful Motor Evoked Potential Monitoring

Deiner, Stacie G.; Kwatra, Shawn G.; Lin, Hung-Mo; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):421-425, August 2010.


Research Reports


The Impact of Trendelenburg Position and Positive End-Expiratory Pressure on the Internal Jugular Cross-Sectional Area

Marcus, Hanke E.; Bonkat, Egfried; Dagtekin, Oguzhan; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):432-436, August 2010.

Case Report



Review Article


Practice Misalignments in Randomized Controlled Trials: Identification, Impact, and Potential Solutions

Deans, Katherine J.; Minneci, Peter C.; Danner, Robert L.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):444-450, August 2010.

Research Reports


Protocolized Intensive Care Unit Management of Analgesia, Sedation, and Delirium Improves Analgesia and Subsyndromal Delirium Rates

Skrobik, Yoanna; Ahern, Stéphane; Leblanc, Martine; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):451-463, August 2010.

Intraoperative Risk Factors for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Critically Ill Patients

Hughes, Christopher G.; Weavind, Lisa; Banerjee, Arna; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):464-467, August 2010.

Negative Intratracheal Pressure Produced by Esophageal Detector Devices Causes Tracheal Wall Collapse in a Porcine Cardiac Arrest Model

Schuh, Jason R.; Bettendorf, Robert; Shapiro, David; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):468-472, August 2010.


Research Reports


The Analgesic Efficacy of Subarachnoid Morphine in Comparison with Ultrasound-Guided Transversus Abdominis Plane Block After Cesarean Delivery: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Kanazi, Ghassan E.; Aouad, Marie T.; Abdallah, Faraj W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):475-481, August 2010.

Focused Review



Research Reports


The Effect of Intraoperative Dexmedetomidine on Postoperative Analgesia and Sedation in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Olutoye, Olutoyin A.; Glover, Chris D.; Diefenderfer, John W.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):490-495, August 2010.


Isoflurane Preconditioning Induces Neuroprotection by Attenuating Ubiquitin-Conjugated Protein Aggregation in a Mouse Model of Transient Global Cerebral Ischemia

Zhang, Hao-Peng; Yuan, Li-bang; Zhao, Rui-ni; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):506-514, August 2010.

Research Reports


Cerebral Oxygen Desaturation Events Assessed by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy During Shoulder Arthroscopy in the Beach Chair and Lateral Decubitus Positions

Murphy, Glenn S.; Szokol, Joseph W.; Marymont, Jesse H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):496-505, August 2010.


Research Reports


Analysis of Operating Room Allocations to Optimize Scheduling of Specialty Rotations for Anesthesia Trainees

Dexter, Franklin; Wachtel, Ruth E.; Epstein, Richard H.; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):520-524, August 2010.



Special Article


Research Reports


Ischemic Preconditioning Attenuates Pulmonary Dysfunction After Unilateral Thigh Tourniquet–Induced Ischemia–Reperfusion

Lin, Li-na; Wang, Liang-rong; Wang, Wan-tie; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):539-543, August 2010.


Research Reports


Release of Prostaglandin E2 and Nitric Oxide from Spinal Microglia Is Dependent on Activation of p38 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase

Matsui, Tomohiro; Svensson, Camilla I.; Hirata, Yuka; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):554-560, August 2010.

An Ultrasonographic Assessment of Nerve Stimulation-Guided Median Nerve Block at the Elbow: A Local Anesthetic Spread, Nerve Size, and Clinical Efficacy Study

Dufour, Eric; Cymerman, Alexandre; Nourry, Gérard; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):561-567, August 2010.

A Prospective, Double-Blinded, Randomized, Clinical Trial Comparing the Efficacy of 40 Mg and 60 Mg Hyperbaric 2% Prilocaine Versus 60 Mg Plain 2% Prilocaine for Intrathecal Anesthesia in Ambulatory Surgery

Camponovo, Claudio; Fanelli, Andrea; Ghisi, Daniela; More

Anesthesia & Analgesia. 111(2):568-572, August 2010.

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