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Blood loss during endoscopic sinus surgery was similar for total intravenous anesthesia (TIVA) with propofol and for inhalational anesthesia with sevoflurane, in a randomized trial. Reuters Health Information
Authors: Zhou X, Lv X, Zhang L, Yan J, Hu R, Sun Y, Xi S, Jiang H Abstract Ketamine is a widely used general anesthetic and has been reported to demonstrate neurotoxicity and neuroprotection. Investigation into the regulatory mechanism of ketamine on influencing neural development is of importance for a better and safer way of relieving pain. Reverse transcription‑quantitative polymerase chain reaction and western blotting were used to detect the critical neural associated gene expression, and flow cytometry to detect the neural differentiation effect. Hence, in the present study the underlying mechanism of ketam...
In this study, we focused on the change in DDAH1 in response to moderate exercise and the underlying mechanism of exercise-induced cardiac angiogenesis. Eight-week-old male DDAH1 global knockout (KO) mice and DDAH1flox/flox mice (wild-type) were randomly divided into sedentary groups (control) and swimming groups (exercise). After eight weeks of swimming at five days per week, all the mice were anesthetized and sacrificed. Histological examination and Western blot analysis were performed. There were low levels of myocardial capillaries in DDAH1 KO mice under control and exercise conditions. Notably, exercise elevated DDAH1...
Publication date: April 2020Source: Chinese Journal of Analytical Chemistry, Volume 48, Issue 4Author(s): Xiu-Shuang FAN, Xiao-Di FAN, Xue-Mei FENG, Chen-Chen LI, Chu-Yao BI, Jing LI, Jian-Yuan YIN, Yan-Chao HAN
Chem. Commun., 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0CC00760A, CommunicationAran Insausti, Camilla Calabrese, Maider Parra, Imanol Usabiaga, Montserrat Vallejo L ópez, Patricia Ecija, Francisco Jose Basterretxea, Jens-Uwe Grabow, Alberto Lesarri, Walther Caminati, Emilio J. J Cocinero We studied the impact of the aliphatic side chain in the stability and conformational landscape of the local anaesthetics benzocaine, butamben and isobutamben, combining high resolution rotational spectroscopy in the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Governor Cuomo of New York signed an executive order using armed national guard members to seize personal protective respirator masks and ventilators from rural hospitals, and 'reallocate' these to metro New York City hospitals. To me, it seems he is dooming physicians, nurses, and staff, outside the NYC metro, to infection. If you listen to his full update, he is imploring President Trump to extend this confiscation of ventilators and PPE to other states. Certainly I expect physicians in... New York looting ventilators and N95s from rural hospitals.
This article reviews the incidence, presentation, risk factors, and treatment for local anesthetic systemic toxicity (LAST). We have specifically focused on the changing patterns in practice, presentation, and recent updates on treatment.Recent FindingsRegional anesthesia is now an essential component of perioperative care with enhanced recovery programs, multimodal analgesia regimen, and the opioid crisis. Local anesthetics are widely used, contributing to varied presentations and increased incidence of LAST outside the operating room. Use of intravenous lipids for treatment of LAST has increased, but there is still defic...
Some CA3s this year lost their job offers since private practices are hurting. Should we expect to see a rebound in hiring once the pandemic ends? If CRNAS remain independent will that hurt the job market?
Majority of products in medicinal, recreational programs advertised to have>15 percent THC
Publication date: Available online 3 April 2020Source: Best Practice &Research Clinical AnaesthesiologyAuthor(s): Vincent R. van Cuilenborg, Jeroen Hermanides, Elke M.E. Bos, Markus W. Hollmann, Benedikt Preckel, Fabian O. Kooij, Ingrid Terreehorst
Conclusions: Diagnostics must be performed with caution in order to rule out perforation and establish a treatment algorithm. Manual transanal extraction under sedation or general anesthesia may be performed in conjunction with cautious abdominal compression. Because of the variety of objects, i.e. in form and material, each case must be treated individually. Sometimes creativity and surgeon imagination may be required, although different algorithms have been established. PMID: 32233273 [PubMed - in process]