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Comparison of Topical 10 Percent Lidocaine and a Local Anesthetic System in Pediatric Dental Patients

Source: Journal of Dentistry for Children - Category: Dentistry Authors: Source Type: research

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Miguel Delibes (1920 –2010) was one of the most important Spanish writers of the 20th century. In his novels, he used a distinctly clear and elegant language to convey the beauty of rural Castilla. He was a professor, journalist, and director of the newspaper El Norte de Castilla. He wrote 68 fiction books and was awa rded the most prominent Spanish literary prizes, including the Premio Nadal in 1947, the Prince of Asturias Award for Literature in 1982, and the Miguel de Cervantes Prize in 1993. His literary career was cut short in 1998, after he had surgery for colon cancer.
Source: Lancet Neurology - Category: Neurology Authors: Tags: In Context Source Type: research
This study aimed to compare robotic and open surgery in elderly women diagnosed as having endometrial cancer, in terms of costs, survival, surgical outcome, and operating time. Methods Women 70 years or older undergoing open and robotic surgery for endometrial cancers were included consecutively before and after the introduction of robotic surgery at a tertiary center. Costs were calculated using the case-costing system, cost per patient, including the first 30 postoperative days. Relative and overall survival outcomes were obtained from the Swedish National Cancer Registry and analyzed using the Kaplan-Meier method. Su...
Source: International Journal of Gynecological Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Uterine Cancer Source Type: research
Authors: Ohno S, Kohjitani A, Miyata M, Tohya A, Yamashita K, Hashiguchi T, Ohishi M, Sugimura M Abstract Endothelial dysfunction is observed in several cardiovascular diseases, where endothelium-dependent vasodilation is impaired by oxidative stress. However, the time course of endothelial function during the perioperative period of a minor-to-moderate surgery, and the effects of atherosclerotic risk factors and employed general anesthetics on recovery of endothelial function, are unknown. Endothelial function of 30 patients was evaluated as the reactive hyperemia index (RHI) of reactive hyperemia peripheral arter...
Source: International Heart Journal - Category: Cardiology Tags: Int Heart J Source Type: research
A guest column by the American Society of Anesthesiologists, exclusive to KevinMD.com. If you have not yet heard about Assembly Bill (AB) 3087, a bill that was presented in the California State Assembly this spring, you should keep reading and be very concerned. This bill, introduced by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D- San Jose), is the latest effort by special interests to unilaterally implement state control of physician practices and payments. It is also one of the most poorly conceived and dangerous bills regarding health care that we have seen in California in some time. Unfortunately, the bill’s fundament...
Source: Kevin, M.D. - Medical Weblog - Category: General Medicine Authors: Tags: Policy Public Health & Surgery Source Type: blogs
Authors: Lee AJ, Yabes JG, Hale N, Hrebinko RL, Gingrich JR, Maranchie JK, Fam MM, Turner I I RM, Davies BJ, Ben-David B, Jacobs BL Abstract INTRODUCTION: Multimodal analgesia is an effective way to control pain and limit opioid use after surgery. The quadratus lumborum block and paravertebral block are two regional anesthesia techniques that leverage multimodal analgesia to improve postoperative pain control. We sought to compare the efficacy of these blocks for pain management following radical cystectomy. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We performed a retrospective review of radical cystectomy patients who received b...
Source: Canadian Journal of Urology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Can J Urol Source Type: research
It is not uncommon to see air in the ventricular system and the subarachnoid space after resection of vestibular schwannoma in the semisitting position. It resolves spontaneously within 1 –2 weeks. Sometimes, it causes headache. In severe cases of air collection (tension pneumocephalus), the patients show delayed inadequate recovery from the anesthesia. In these cases, after confirmation of the presence of the tension pneumocephalus with postoperative computed tomography, we usual ly release the entrapped air, especially if it affects the conscious level of the patient by a burr hole.
Source: World Neurosurgery - Category: Neurosurgery Authors: Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research
14 –18 May 2018, Boston, United States
Source: Scientific and Medical Events on Global Events List - Category: Science Source Type: events
Just heard an attending talking about how if you really love anesthesia, cardio and CCM the way to go would be a combined IM/Anesthesia residency (or even just anesthesia) then do a CC Fellow along with a cardiac anesthesia Fellowship. You would be a master of physio in regards to CC (due to the combined residency with IM) along with the procedures of Anesthesia. With the cardiac fellowship you can do nearly any anesthesia case and then man the CICUor even just ICU. Biggest drawback is... IM/Anes --> Cardiac --> CC?
Source: Student Doctor Network - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Source Type: forums
Publication date: Available online 11 April 2018 Source:Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care Author(s): R. Gallo, F. Maiarota, G. Dodaro, I. Zdravkovic, M. Sorbello
Source: Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Source: Journal of Anesthesia - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
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