Principles of pressure transducer function and sources of error in clinical use

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Source: Anaesthesia and intensive care medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 17 August 2019Source: Anaesthesia &Intensive Care MedicineAuthor(s): Claire E. Adams, Michael DobsonAbstractThere is a discrepancy between healthcare need and the ability to provide safe anaesthesia in low/low-middle income countries (LMICs). There is a shortage of medically trained anaesthetists. Most anaesthetics are provided by non-physician anaesthetists who may not have studied the core sciences underpinning anaesthesia, but are clinically very competent. Poor infrastructure is common, such as a shortage of piped medical gases and critical care beds. Safe anaesthesia depends on e...
Source: Anaesthesia and intensive care medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Chairman of UA's anesthesiology department steps down over leadership concerns Dr. Randal Dull will remain as tenured professor and physician at the UA. tucson.com
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Publication date: Available online 22 July 2019Source: Best Practice &Research Clinical AnaesthesiologyAuthor(s): Berthold Bein, Jochen RennerLess invasive or even completely non-invasive haemodynamic monitoring technologies have evolved during the last decades. Even established, invasive devices such as the pulmonary artery catheter and transpulmonary thermodilution have still an evidence-based place in the perioperative setting, albeit only in special patient populations. Accumulating evidence suggests to use continuous haemodynamic monitoring, especially flow-based variables such as stroke volume or cardiac output t...
Source: Best Practice and Research Clinical Anaesthesiology - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
This article describes challenges through reflection on personal experience in Zambia.
Source: Anaesthesia and intensive care medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
This article provides an understanding of the choice of anaesthetic and analgesic drugs used in a low-resourced setting with a focus on those used less commonly in a well-resourced setting.
Source: Anaesthesia and intensive care medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Authors: Murt A, Dincer MT, Karaca C, Seyahi N PMID: 31416387 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: The Journal of Vascular Access - Category: Surgery Tags: J Vasc Access Source Type: research
Hello! Current CA3 in the northeast region looking at non-fellowship jobs. It seems like the area where I want to be is either academic or AMC jobs. I have been looking into this AMC job that was bought by Mednax about 3-4 years ago. Reading through forums, there seems to be concern for private practice jobs where new grads might be screw over if a group gets purchase by AMC while they are on the partnership track. Is there a concern after the group is already bought and appears stable... Mednax Job
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Hi, I'm a DO student with COMLEX level 1 and 2 scores and USMLE CK score. Does it make sense to take step 1 even if it means that I won't receive the grade a month after submitting ERAS? Is there a way to update the programs with my new scores? I'm a pretty weak applicant with couple of red flags and want to pursue anesthesia with family med as a backup. Thanks for the suggestions.
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Guy comes in 50, 100kg, osa, htn no other problems. For an elective foot surgery. Found to have a fib in pre op. States he has no symptoms. Already on metoprolol for bp. Rates in 70s bp normal. What do you do?
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AbstractIntroductionTo determine whether the placement of an interscalene brachial plexus block (IBPB) with general anaesthesia before shoulder arthroscopy would be effective in establishing a clear visual field and in shortening the surgical procedure.MethodThis prospective randomized control trial study included 152 patients who had undergone arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. Group A received IBPB and group B did not receive IBPB. A visual clarity scale (VCS) was determined by arthroscopic visualization. The systolic blood pressure (SBP), diastolic blood pressure (DBP), heart rate (HR), duration of surgical procedure, VC...
Source: International Orthopaedics - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
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