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Inadvertent Placement Of Pulmonary Artery Catheter Into Right Carotid Artery
(Canadian Anaesthetists Soc Inc, 2000)
Purpose: To report a case of misplacement of a pulmonary artery catheter (PAC) into the carotid artery after open heart surgery. Clinical features: A 20-mo-old boy underwent open heart surgery (VSD repair). On the first ...
Efficacy Of Intravenous Acetaminophen And Lidocaine On Propofol Injection Pain
(Oxford Univ Press, 2008)
Background. Different methods and propofol formulations have been used to decrease propofol injection pain, but it remains an unresolved problem. We aimed to investigate the effect of i.v. acetaminophen pretreatment on the ...
The Growth Of Bacteria In Infusion Drugs: Propofol 2% Supports Growth When Remifentanil And Pantoprazole Do Not
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2013)
Background and objectives: Contamination risks of propofol 2%, remifentanil, and pantoprazole; and in vitro effects of these drugs on the growth of common infective agents in intensive care units were evaluated. Methods: ...
Pulmonary-Embolism During Surgery For A Wilms Tumor (Nephro-Blastoma) - Case-Report
(Prof Sci Publ, 1981)
Extradural Hematoma After Continuous Extradural Anesthesia
(Prof Sci Publ, 1991)
We report a case of extradural haematoma occurring after extradural anaesthesia in an anticoagulated patient. The diagnosis was confirmed by magnetic resonance imaging and the haematoma was evacuated surgically. A search ...
Asymptomatic Vallecular Cyst: Case Report
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2013)
A 56-year-old man presented himself for an intracranial glioblastoma multiforme excision. After being routinely monitored, he was preoxygenated. We induced anesthesia and paralysis with 200 mg propofol, 50 mu g fentanyl ...
Propofol Offers No Advantage Over Isoflurane Anesthesia For Cerebral Protection During Cardiopulmonary Bypass: A Preliminary Study Of S-1009 Protein Levels
Purpose: Despite advances in anesthesia, cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) and surgical techniques, cerebral injury remains a major source of morbidity after cardiac surgery. We compared the effects of two different anesthetic ...
Ketamine, But Not Priming, Improves Intubating Conditions During A Propofol-Rocuronium Induction
Both ketamine and priming may shorten the onset time of rocuronium. This study investigates the effects of ketamine and priming as components of a propofol induction on intubating conditions and onset of neuromuscular ...
Effect Of Preoperative I M Administration Of Diclofenac On Suxamethonium-Induced Myalgia
(Elsevier Sci Ltd, 1993)
We have studied the effects of preoperative administration of diclofenac on suxamethonium-induced myalgia, plasma met-enkephalin-like activity (E-LA), prostaglandin E2-like activity (PGE2-LA), leukotriene C4-like activity ...
A Background Infusion Of Morphine Does Not Enhance Postoperative Analgesia After Cardiac Surgery
(Canadian Anesthesiologists Soc, 2003)
Purpose: To compare the effects of patient-controlled analgesia (PCA), with or without a background infusion of morphine on postoperative pain relief and stress response after cardiac anesthesia. Methods: With University ...