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Research & Reviews  387 results

Nerve Blocks in Breast Plastic Surgery: Outcomes, Complications, and Comparative Efficacy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000009253
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Abi-Rafeh J, Safran T et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - As plastic surgeons continue to evaluate the utility of nonopioid analgesic alternatives, nerve block use in breast plastic surgery remains limited and unstandardized, with no syntheses of the available evidence to guide consensus on optimal appro...

Oxygen Saturation Measurement With Pulse Oximetry and With Smart Phones and Smart Wearable
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05272943

Apr 12th, 2022 - After informed consent from patients and/or legal guardian the oxygen saturation will be measured by calibrated pulse oxymetry (validated for medical use only) and by smart electronics (smart phones and smart wearable) in pediatric patients during...

Machine Learning-Based Models Predicting Outpatient Surgery End Time and Recovery Room ...
https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000006015
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Gabriel RA, Harjai B et. al.

Apr 8th, 2022 - Days before surgery, add-ons may be scheduled to fill unused surgical block time at an outpatient surgery center. At times, outpatient surgery centers have time limitations for end of block time and discharge from the postanesthesia care unit (PAC...

Dexmedetomidine and Delirium in Elderly Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03938831

Mar 31st, 2022 - Elderly patients are susceptible to postoperative delirium. Delirium occurs in 10~60% and is associated with longer hospital stays, increased costs, and morbidity. Postoperative delirium usually occurs 2~3 days after surgery. Intraoperative infusi...

Amiodarone with or without N-Acetylcysteine for the Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9090984
Anesthesiology Amar D, Zhang H et. al.

Mar 10th, 2022 - Postoperative atrial fibrillation may identify patients at risk of subsequent atrial fibrillation, with its greater risk of stroke. This study hypothesized that N-acetylcysteine mitigates inflammation and oxidative stress to reduce the incidence o...

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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  26 results

Oxygen Saturation Measurement With Pulse Oximetry and With Smart Phones and Smart Wearable
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05272943

Apr 12th, 2022 - After informed consent from patients and/or legal guardian the oxygen saturation will be measured by calibrated pulse oxymetry (validated for medical use only) and by smart electronics (smart phones and smart wearable) in pediatric patients during...

Dexmedetomidine and Delirium in Elderly Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03938831

Mar 31st, 2022 - Elderly patients are susceptible to postoperative delirium. Delirium occurs in 10~60% and is associated with longer hospital stays, increased costs, and morbidity. Postoperative delirium usually occurs 2~3 days after surgery. Intraoperative infusi...

Dexmedetomidine Wound Infiltration in Cesarean Section
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03382938

Feb 16th, 2022 - Parturients undergoing scheduled cesarean section under combined spinal-epidural anesthesia will be included in the study. Women will be randomly allocated according to the type of the solution used for wound infiltration into one of the following...

Effect of Intravenous S-ketamine on Opioid Consumption
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05060068

Jan 12th, 2022 - All patients will be scheduled to a propofol-remifentanil general anesthesia and receive non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug before incision. Bolus sufentanil will be administered according to the blood pressure, heart rate and bispectral index per...

Intraoperative Methadone for Postoperative Pain Control After Thoracic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04525898

Dec 21st, 2021 - Despite the development of a number of treatment strategies for pain after surgery, many patients continue to experience moderate-to-severe pain in the early postoperative period. Traditionally, opioids are the primary method of providing analgesi...

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News  37 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.

Patients Overestimate Postoperative Pain, Study Finds
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/887462

Oct 23rd, 2017 - BOSTON — Patients overestimate the amount postoperative pain they will experience after surgery, according to an abstract presented October 21 here at Anesthesiology 2017 from the American Society of Anesthesiologists. "As a whole, post-op pain co...

Patients Overestimate Postoperative Pain, Study Finds
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/887462

Oct 23rd, 2017 - BOSTON — Patients overestimate the amount postoperative pain they will experience after surgery, according to an abstract presented October 21 here at Anesthesiology 2017 from the American Society of Anesthesiologists. "As a whole, post-op pain co...

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...

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