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Research & Reviews  349 results

Perioperative Opioid Consumption and Clinical Outcomes in Surgical Patients With a Pre-...
https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000005662
Anesthesia and Analgesia; D'Souza RS, Warner MA et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Intrathecal drug delivery systems (IDDS) have been utilized for over 3 decades for management of chronic pain and spasticity. Patients with IDDS may present for surgical procedures unrelated to the IDDS device, although data are limited regarding ...

Anterior Quadratus Lumborum Block Does Not Provide Superior Pain Control after Hip Arth...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000003853
Anesthesiology Haskins SC, Tseng A et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - Hip arthroscopy is associated with moderate to severe postoperative pain. This prospective, randomized, double-blinded study investigates the clinically analgesic effect of anterior quadratus lumborum block with multimodal analgesia compared to mu...

Effect of Forced-Air Warming Blanket on Perioperative Hypothermia in Elderly Patients U...
https://doi.org/10.1089/ther.2021.0010
Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management; Zhang J, Deng L et. al.

Jul 8th, 2021 - The study aimed to evaluate the effect of forced-air warming blanket combined with conventional thermal insulation measures on inadvertent perioperative hypothermia (IPH) in elderly patients undergoing laparoscopic radical resection of colorectal ...

Suggested Canadian Standards for Perioperative/Periprocedure Glycemic Management in Pat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcjd.2021.04.009
Canadian Journal of Diabetes; Halperin I, Malcolm J et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2021 - The goal of this quality initiative was to develop consensus standards for glycemic management of patients with diabetes who undergo surgical procedures in Canada. A modified Delphi method was used to gather broad stakeholder input and arrive at a...

Effects of Local Anesthetic Volume (Standard Versus Low) on Incidence of Hemidiaphragma...
https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000005654 10.1136/rapm-2019-100908 10.1136/rapm-2019-100404
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Kim H, Han JU et. al.

Jun 30th, 2021 - Relative to interscalene block, superior trunk block (STB) provides comparable analgesia and a reduced risk of hemidiaphragmatic paralysis. However, the incidence of hemidiaphragmatic paralysis remains high when a standard volume (15 mL) of local ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Review article: Extubation of the difficult airway and extubation failure.
https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0b013e31827ab572
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Cavallone LF, Vannucci A

Jan 11th, 2013 - Respiratory complications after tracheal extubation are associated with significant morbidity and mortality, suggesting that process improvements in this clinical area are needed. The decreased rate of respiratory adverse events occurring during t...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  13 results

Effect of Sugammadex vs. Neostigmine/Glycopyrrolate on Pediatric Emergence Delirium in Sevoflurane-rocuronium Anesthesia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03229486

Mar 17th, 2020 - Emergence delirium (ED) is a postanesthetic phenomenon that develops in the early phase of general anesthesia recovery, (usually within the first 30 minutes,) and is defined as "a disturbance in a child's awareness of and attention to his/her envi...

Comparison of the Effect of Propacetamol, Ibuprofen or Their Combination on Postoperative Pain and Quality of Recovery After Laparoscopic Hernia Repair in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03352362

May 6th, 2019 - There are difficulties in the progress of the study and cancel the plan. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the postoperative pain control using non - opioidal analgesics in children. The investigators will investigate the effect of single u...

Ultrasound Guided Quadratus Lumborum Block Versus Caudal Block in Pediatric Patient
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03294291

Nov 16th, 2018 - Children aged 1-9 years undergoing lower abdominal surgeries would be recruited in this randomized study. Children would be monitored by electrocardiogram, pulse oximeter and non-invasive blood pressure. After preoxygenation for three minutes, ane...

Methadone and Hydromorphone For Spinal Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02107339

Jun 26th, 2018 - Patients: 100 patients (ages 18-80) will be enrolled in this clinical trial. All patients presenting for elective posterior lumbar or thoracic spinal fusion surgery will be eligible for enrollment. Patients will be randomized to receive either met...

Use of MgSO4 for Pain After Bariatric Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03355807

May 22nd, 2018 - The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of magnesium sulfate on pain management for pain after sleeve gastrectomy operation. Design: A prospective, randomized, controlled clinical study. Setting: University hospital. Participants: E...

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News  28 results

Recommendations for Performing Procedures on Patients With Known or Suspected COVID-19 (ASA, 2020)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/928107

Apr 7th, 2020 - The guidelines on performing procedures in patients with known or suspected COVID-19 were released on March 20, 2020, by the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA).[1] Performance of Procedures on Patients With Known or Suspected COVID-19 The...

Gynecologic surgery insufflation pressure: Less is more
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/190923/surgery/gynecologic-surgery-insufflation-pressure-less-more?channel=39313
M. Alexander Otto

Dec 11th, 2018 - LAS VEGAS – Lower insufflation pressures were associated with improved patient outcomes and reduced postanesthesia care unit utilization in a review of 598 robot-assisted gynecologic surgery procedures performed at a single center by the same surg.

FDA warns about serious breathing problems with seizure and nerve pain medicines gabapentin (Neurontin, Gralise, Horizant) and pregabalin (Lyrica, Lyrica CR)
http://www.fda.gov/drugs/drug-safety-and-availability/fda-warns-about-serious-breathing-problems-seizure-and-nerve-pain-medicines-gabapentin-neurontin

12-19-2019  FDA Drug Safety Communication What safety concern is FDA announcing? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that serious breathing difficulties may occur in patients using gabapentin (Neurontin, Gralise, Horizant) or pr...

PULMONARY PERSPECTIVES®: Why are we not advocating for ambulation?
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/105999/pulmonology/pulmonary-perspectivesr-why-are-we-not-advocating/page/0/1

Feb 12th, 2016 - Three year results Validation and Retrospection Our culture has changed. Postoperative ambulation has been effectively inculcated into our postanesthesia care unit and our inpatient unit.

Measurement of Resource Utilization for Total and Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/102988/arthroplasty/joint-replacement/measurement-resource-utilization-total-and/page/0/1?channel=264

Sep 24th, 2015 - Data from a pilot study of 25 patients who underwent primary anatomical TSA for osteoarthritis and 25 patients who underwent primary RSA for massive rotator cuff tear allowed us to generate graphical representations of a single surgeon’s practice.

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