Local and Regional Anesthesia

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List of Papers (Total 90)

Real-time ultrasound-guided retrobulbar block vs blind technique for cataract surgery (pilot study)

Real-time ultrasound-guided retrobulbar block vs blind technique for cataract surgery (pilot study) Ahmed Zaghloul Foad,1 Mohammed Ahmed Mansour,2 Mahmoud Badry Ahmed,1 Hany R Elgamal,1,3 Hany Elmekawey Elmekawey Ibrahim,4 Abdelraheem Elawamy5 1Kasr Alainy, Cairo University, Haram, Giza, Egypt; 2Kasr Alainy, Cairo University, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt; 3Kasralainycairo University...

Broken needle during spinal anesthesia: an avoidable complication

Broken needle during spinal anesthesia: an avoidable complication Rawéléguinbasba Armel Flavien Kabore,1 Ibrahim Alain Traore,2 Salah Idriss Séif Traore,3 Cheik Tidiane Hafi Wind-Pouiré Bougouma,1 Pascal Augustin,4 Aboudoul-Fataou Ouro-Bang’na Maman5 1Department of Anesthesia, University Hospital Blaise Comparoé, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso; 2Department of Anesthesia, Uiversity...

Erector spinae block for postoperative analgesia following axillary hidradenitis suppurativa resection: a case report

Erector spinae block for postoperative analgesia following axillary hidradenitis suppurativa resection: a case report Johanna Blair de Haan, Nadia Hernandez, Sudipta Sen Department of Anesthesiology, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA Abstract: Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the...

Optimizing the securement of epidural catheters: an in vitro trial

Optimizing the securement of epidural catheters: an in vitro trial Mohammed Hakim,1 Alexander B Froyshteter,2 Hina Walia,1 Dmitry Tumin,1,3 Giorgio Veneziano,1 Tarun Bhalla,1,4 Joseph D Tobias1,3,4 1Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA; 2Department of Anesthesiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA...

Remifentanil-induced postoperative hyperalgesia: current perspectives on mechanisms and therapeutic strategies

Remifentanil-induced postoperative hyperalgesia: current perspectives on mechanisms and therapeutic strategies Cristina Santonocito,1 Alberto Noto,2 Claudia Crimi,3 Filippo Sanfilippo1 1Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, IRCCS-ISMETT (Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad alta specializzazione), Palermo, Italy; 2Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care...

Effect of warming anesthetic on pain perception during dental injection: a split-mouth randomized clinical trial

Effect of warming anesthetic on pain perception during dental injection: a split-mouth randomized clinical trial Pedro Christian Aravena,1,2 Camila Barrientos,1 Catalina Troncoso,1 Cesar Coronado,3 Pamela Sotelo-Hitschfeld4 1Department of Dentistry, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile; 2Department of Dental Implant Surgery, São Leopoldo Mandic School and Dental...

Local anesthetics for brain tumor resection: current perspectives

Local anesthetics for brain tumor resection: current perspectives Jan-Willem Potters, Markus Klimek Department of Anesthesiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Abstract: This review summarizes the added value of local anesthetics in patients undergoing craniotomy for brain tumor resection, which is a procedure that is carried out frequently in neurosurgical practice. The...

Efficiency of spinal anesthesia versus general anesthesia for lumbar spinal surgery: a retrospective analysis of 544 patients

Efficiency of spinal anesthesia versus general anesthesia for lumbar spinal surgery: a retrospective analysis of 544 patients John T Pierce,1 Guy Kositratna,2 Mark A Attiah,1 Michael J Kallan,3 Rebecca Koenigsberg,1 Peter Syre,1 David Wyler,4 Paul J Marcotte,1 W Andrew Kofke,1,2 William C Welch1 1Department of Neurosurgery, 2Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, 3Center...

Preventing nausea and vomiting in women undergoing regional anesthesia for cesarean section: challenges and solutions

Preventing nausea and vomiting in women undergoing regional anesthesia for cesarean section: challenges and solutions Yvonne Jelting,1 Christian Klein,1 Thomas Harlander,1 Leopold Eberhart,2 Norbert Roewer,1 Peter Kranke1 1Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University Hospitals of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, 2Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Philipps...

Case report: bilateral tunneled epidural catheters to prevent unilateral analgesia for cancer-related pain

Case report: bilateral tunneled epidural catheters to prevent unilateral analgesia for cancer-related pain Raj B Padalia,1 Corey J Reeves,2 Neal Shah,1 Ankur A Patel,3 Devang M Padalia4 1Pain Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA; 2Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA; 3Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine...

Does the approach influence the success rate for ultrasound-guided rectus sheath blocks? An anatomical case series

Does the approach influence the success rate for ultrasound-guided rectus sheath blocks? An anatomical case series Ronald Seidel,1 Andreas Wree,2 Marko Schulze2 1Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, HELIOS Medical Center Schwerin, Schwerin, 2Institute of Anatomy, Medical University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany Abstract: The anterior cutaneous branches of the...

Epidural anesthesia for labor and delivery in a patient with May–Hegglin anomaly: a case report

Epidural anesthesia for labor and delivery in a patient with May-Hegglin anomaly: a case report Annas Muhammad Muzannara, Mohammed Al Harbi, Raza Rathore, Nasser Tawfeeq, Freddie Wambi, Nasir Mahmood, Sonia Albrechtova, Vassilios Dimitriou Department of Anesthesia, King Abdulaziz Medical City, National Guard Health Affairs, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Abstract: We report a...

The smaller the better?

The smaller the better? Cornelis Slagt Department of Anaesthesia, Pain and Palliative Medicine, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, the NetherlandsWith great interest, I have read the article written by Khraise et al1 which retrospectively investigated the incidence and risk factors for postdural puncture headache (PDPH) after cesarean delivery in Jordanian women. Their...

Ambulatory anesthetic care in children undergoing myringotomy and tube placement: current perspectives

Ambulatory anesthetic care in children undergoing myringotomy and tube placement: current perspectives Hal Robinson, Thomas Engelhardt Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital, Aberdeen, UK Purpose: Myringotomy and tube placement is one of the most frequently performed ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgeries in the pediatric population. Effective anesthetic...

Ambulatory thyroidectomy: an anesthesiologist’s perspective

Ambulatory thyroidectomy: an anesthesiologist's perspective Benjamin Murray,1 Sankalap Tandon,2 Ged Dempsey1 1Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 2Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK Abstract: Thyroidectomy has been performed on an inpatient basis because of concerns regarding postoperative...

Prilocaine hydrochloride 2% hyperbaric solution for intrathecal injection: a clinical review

Prilocaine hydrochloride 2% hyperbaric solution for intrathecal injection: a clinical review Alberto Manassero,1 Andrea Fanelli2 1Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Anesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, S. Croce e Carle Hospital, Cuneo, 2Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Anesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, Policlinico S. Orsola-Malpighi, Bologna, Italy Abstract...

Spinal anesthesia after intraoperative cardiac arrest during general anesthesia in an infant

Spinal anesthesia after intraoperative cardiac arrest during general anesthesia in an infant Emmett E Whitaker,1,2 Veronica Miler,1,2 Jason Bryant,1,2 Stephanie Proicou,1 Rama Jayanthi,3,4 Joseph D Tobias1,2 1Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 2Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, The Ohio State University College of Medicine...

Assessment of risk factors for postdural puncture headache in women undergoing cesarean delivery in Jordan: a retrospective analytical study

Assessment of risk factors for postdural puncture headache in women undergoing cesarean delivery in Jordan: a retrospective analytical study Wail N Khraise,1 Mohammed Z Allouh,2 Khaled M El-Radaideh,1 Raed S Said,2 Anas M Al-Rusan1 1Department of Anesthesia, 2Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan Purpose: Postdural...

Anesthesia for the patient undergoing total knee replacement: current status and future prospects

Anesthesia for the patient undergoing total knee replacement: current status and future prospects Zachary A Turnbull, Dahniel Sastow, Gregory P Giambrone, Tiffany Tedore Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA Abstract: Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) has become one of the most common orthopedic surgical procedures performed nationally. As the...

The analgesic efficacy of intravenous lidocaine infusion after laparoscopic fundoplication: a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

The analgesic efficacy of intravenous lidocaine infusion after laparoscopic fundoplication: a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial Gregory J Dale,1 Stephanie Phillips,2 Gregory L Falk3 1Westmead Hospital Clinical School, The University of Sydney, 2Sydney Adventist Hospital Clinical School, The University of Sydney, 3Concord Clinical School, The...

Single-shot lamina thoracic paravertebral block with ketofol for modified radical mastectomy

Single-shot lamina thoracic paravertebral block with ketofol for modified radical mastectomy Ambrose Rukewe,1 Oludolapo O Afuwape,2 Austin Ugheoke,3 Akinola A Fatiregun4 1Department of Anaesthesia & Critical Care, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana; 2Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, 3Department of Anaesthesia, University College Hospital...

An electronic surgical order, undertaking patient education, and obtaining informed consent for regional analgesia before the day of surgery reduce block-related delays

An electronic surgical order, undertaking patient education, and obtaining informed consent for regional analgesia before the day of surgery reduce block-related delays Brandon S Brooks,1 Joydip Barman,2 Brent A Ponce,3 Alisa Sides,4 Thomas R Vetter1 1Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, 2Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, 3Division of...

Managing anesthesia  for cesarean section in obese patients: current perspectives

Managing anesthesia  for cesarean section in obese patients: current perspectives Agnes M Lamon, Ashraf S Habib Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA Abstract: Obesity is a worldwide epidemic. It is associated with increased comorbidities and increased maternal, fetal, and neonatal complications. The risk of cesarean delivery is also...

Optimal point of insertion of the needle in neuraxial blockade using a midline approach: study in a geometrical model

Optimal point of insertion of the needle in neuraxial blockade using a midline approach: study in a geometrical model Mark Vogt,1 Dennis J van Gerwen,2 John J van den Dobbelsteen,2 Martin Hagenaars,3 1Department of Anesthesiology, Erasmus MC Sophia Children Hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; 2Department of Biomechanical Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Delft, the...

Successful treatment of Raynaud's syndrome in a lupus patient with continuous bilateral popliteal sciatic nerve blocks: a case report

Successful treatment of Raynaud's syndrome in a lupus patient with continuous bilateral popliteal sciatic nerve blocks: a case report Thuan Dao,1 David Amaro-Driedger,2 Jaideep Mehta,1 1Department of Anesthesiology, 2McGovern Medical School, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA Abstract: Raynaud’s syndrome has been treated medically and...