Retrospective observational study of patient outcomes with local wound infusion vs epidural analgesia after open hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery
Epidural analgesia is conventionally used as the mainstay of analgesia in open abdominal surgery but has a small life-changing risk of complications (epidural abscesses or haematomas). Local wound-infusion cou... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 18, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: A. C. Jackson, K. Memory, E. Issa, J. Isherwood, P. Graff-Baker and G. Garcea Tags: Research Source Type: research

Randomized controlled trial of an alternative drainage strategy vs routine chest tube insertion for postoperative pain after thoracoscopic wedge resection
Thoracoscopic surgery has greatly alleviated the postoperative pain of patients, but postsurgical acute and chronic pain still exists and needs to be addressed. Indwelling drainage tubes are one of the leading... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 18, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Shoucun Wei, Guangyan Zhang, Jue Ma, Lidan Nong, Jiatao Zhang, Wenzhao Zhong and Jianxiu Cui Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of the effects of remifentanil and dexmedetomidine on surgeon satisfaction with surgical field visualization and intraoperative bleeding during rhinoplasty
We aimed to compare the effect of dexmedetomidine with remifentanil on hemodynamic stability, surgical field quality, and surgeon satisfaction during rhinoplasty. (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 14, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Reza Jouybar, Maryam Nemati and Naeimehossadat Asmarian Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Peri-operative diaphragm ultrasound as a new method of recognizing post-operative residual curarization
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Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 14, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Jiaxin Lang, Yuchao Liu, Yuelun Zhang, Yuguang Huang and Jie Yi Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Development and validation of a risk nomogram for postoperative acute kidney injury in older patients undergoing liver resection: a pilot study
Postoperative acute kidney injury (AKI) is associated with poor clinical outcomes. Early identification of high-risk patients of developing postoperative AKI can optimize perioperative renal management and fac... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 13, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Yao Yu, Changsheng Zhang, Faqiang Zhang, Chang Liu, Hao Li, Jingsheng Lou, Zhipeng Xu, Yanhong Liu, Jiangbei Cao and Weidong Mi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Nomograms for predicting difficult airway based on ultrasound assessment
Accurate prediction of the difficult airway (DA) could help to prevent catastrophic consequences in emergency resuscitation, intensive care, and general anesthesia. Until now, there is no nomogram prediction m... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 13, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Bin Wang, Weidong Yao, Qi Xue, Mingfang Wang, Jianling Xu, Yongquan Chen and Ye Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effects of delta-opioid receptor agonist pretreatment on the cardiotoxicity of bupivacaine in rats
Delta-opioid receptor is widely expressed in human and rodent hearts, and has been proved to protect cardiomyocytes against ischemia/reperfusion and heart failure. The antagonist of delta-opioid receptor could... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 12, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Chenran Wang, Shen Sun, Jing Jiao, Xinhua Yu and Shaoqiang Huang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Efficacy of dexmedetomidine as an adjunct to ropivacaine in bilateral dual-transversus abdominis plane blocks in patients with ovarian cancer who underwent cytoreductive surgery
We sought to evaluate the postoperative control of pain and recovery in patients with ovarian cancer who underwent cytoreductive surgery by adding dexmedetomidine to ropivacaine in bilateral dual-transversus a... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 12, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Jian-ping Zhang, Na Zhang, Xu Chen, Yin Zhou, Zhen Jiang, Chen Gao, Yan-Hu Xie, Sheng Wang and Wei Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ultrasonographic assessment of preoperative gastric volume in patients with dyspepsia: a prospective observational study
This study aimed to investigate the feasibility of measuring the g... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 12, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Yuming Tan, Xianchun Wang, Han Yang, Chuanlong Pan, Nanbo Luo, Junjie Li, Fang Yang, Yanling Bei, Zhen Cahilog, Qian Chen, Zhiheng Liu and Xinping Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Gender- and age-based differences in outcomes of mechanically ventilated ICU patients: a Chinese multicentre retrospective study
Previous studies have suggested that the gender and/or age of a patient may influence the clinical outcomes of critically ill patients. Our aim was to determine whether there are gender- and age-based differen... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 10, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Jia-Gui Ma, Bo Zhu, Li Jiang, Qi Jiang and Xiu-Ming Xi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Norepinephrine versus phenylephrine infusion for preventing postspinal hypotension during cesarean section for twin pregnancy: a double-blinded randomized controlled clinical trial
Compared with singleton pregnancy, twin gestation is featured by a greater increase in cardiac output. Therefore, norepinephrine might be more suitable than phenylephrine for maintaining blood pressure during ... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 8, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Zijun Chen, Jieshu Zhou, Li Wan and Han Huang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association of hyperchloremia with all-cause mortality in patients admitted to the surgical intensive care unit: a retrospective cohort study
Serum chloride (Cl −) is one of the most essential extracellular anions. Based on emerging evidence obtained from patients with kidney or heart disease, hypochloremia has been recognized as an independent predicto... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 7, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Keke Song, Tingting Yang and Wei Gao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Geo –economic variations in epidemiology, ventilation management and outcome of patients receiving intraoperative ventilation during general anesthesia– posthoc analysis of an observational study in 29 countries
The aim of this analysis is to determine geo –economic variations in epidemiology, ventilator settings and outcome in patients receiving general anesthesia for surgery. (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 7, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Liselotte Hol, Sunny G. L. H. Nijbroek, Ary Serpa Neto, Sabrine N. T. Hemmes, Goran Hedenstierna, Michael Hiesmayr, Markus W. Hollmann, Gary H. Mills, Marcos F. Vidal Melo, Christian Putensen, Werner Schmid, Paolo Severgnini, Hermann Wrigge, Marcelo Gama Tags: Research Source Type: research

A combined risk model for the multi-encompassing identification of heterogeneities of prognoses, biological pathway variations and immune states for sepsis patients
Sepsis is a highly heterogeneous syndrome with stratified severity levels and immune states. Even in patients with similar clinical appearances, the underlying signal transduction pathways are significantly di... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 7, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Zong-xiu Yin, Chun-yan Xing, Guan-hua Li, Long-bin Pang, Jing Wang, Jing Pan, Rui Zang and Shi Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Admission pattern, treatment outcomes, and associated factors for children admitted to pediatric intensive care unit of Tikur Anbessa specialized hospital, 2021: a retrospective cross-sectional study
Assessement of the pattern of admission and treatment outcomes of critically ill pediatrics admitted to pediatric intensive care units (PICU) in developing countries is crucial. In these countries with resourc... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - January 6, 2022 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Ashenafi Seifu, Oliyad Eshetu, Dawit Tafesse and Seyoum Hailu Tags: Research Source Type: research

LMA ® protector™ in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgeries: a multicenter prospective observational study
Laryngeal masks airway (LMA) has been increasingly used in surgical patients. However, the use of LMA in laparoscopic surgeries remains controversial. The major concerns include the potential risk of esophagea... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 20, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Yanhong Liu, Yuxiang Song, Miaomiao Wang, Meihua Yang, Hao Shen, Zhen Wang, Liyong Chen, Jianjun Yang, Shengkai Gong, Yonghao Yu, Zhao Shi, Wei Zhang, Xuli Zou, Xude Sun, Yuan Wang, Qiang Fu & hellip; Tags: Research Source Type: research

The use of oxygen reserve index in one-lung ventilation and its impact on peripheral oxygen saturation, perfusion index and, pleth variability index
Our goal is to investigate the use of the oxygen reserve index (ORi) to detect hypoxemia and its relation with parameters such as; peripheral oxygen saturation, perfusion index (PI), and pleth variability inde... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 20, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Gonul Sagiroglu, Ayse Baysal and Yekta Altemur Karamustafaoglu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Secondary left heart failure occurred during VA-ECMO assistance for severe residual pulmonary hypertension after pulmonary endarterectomy: a case report
In patients of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension undergoing pulmonary endarterectomy, veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO) provides full haemodynamic support. However, during... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 18, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Feng Long, Ming Luo, Zhen Qin, Bo Wang and Ronghua Zhou Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Preparation of Dr äger Atlan A350 and General Electric Healthcare Carestation 650 anesthesia workstations for malignant hyperthermia susceptible patients
Patients at risk of malignant hyperthermia need trigger-free anesthesia. Therefore, anesthesia machines prepared for safe use in predisposed patients should be free of volatile anesthetics. The washout time de... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 13, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Sebastian Heiderich, Christian Thoben, Nils Dennhardt, Terence Krau ß, Robert Sümpelmann, Stefan Zimmermann, Michael Reitz and Henrik Rüffert Tags: Research Source Type: research

Observational study on fluid therapy management in surgical adult patients
The objective of this study was to explore fluid... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 13, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Maria J. Colomina, Javier Ripoll és-Melchor, Patricia Guilabert, José Luis Jover, Misericordia Basora, Concha Cassinello, Raquel Ferrandis, Juan V. Llau and Judith Peñafiel Tags: Research Source Type: research

Retraction Note: Oxycodone versus morphine for analgesia after laparoscopic endometriosis resection
This article has been retracted. Please see the Retraction Notice for more detail: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12871-021-01540-1. (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 11, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Lijun Niu, Lihong Chen, Yanhua Luo, Wenkao Huang and Yunsheng Li Tags: Retraction Note Source Type: research

Is measurement of central venous pressure required to estimate systemic vascular resistance? A retrospective cohort study
The clinical range of central venous pressure (CVP) (typically 5 to 15  mmHg) is much less than the range of mean arterial blood pressure (60 to 120 mmHg), suggesting that CVP may have little impact on estimati... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 10, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Chahyun Oh, Chan Noh, Boohwi Hong, Suyeon Shin, Kuhee Jeong, Chaeseong Lim, Yoon-Hee Kim, Soomin Lee and Sun Yeul Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Unexpected difficult extubation of double lumen bronchial intubation: a case report
The anesthetist and other members of the perioperative team need to be extremely cautious for successful completion of any surgery. If the final step of any general anesthetic-extubation is not sufficiently we... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 10, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Xingcai Zhang, Shumiao Tang, Zihui Lu and Yijun Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Evaluation of radial and ulnar artery blood flow after radial artery decannulation using colour Doppler ultrasound
The objective of this study was to investigate changes in radial and ulnar artery blood flow afte... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 10, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Li-jia Liu, Hong-mei Zhou, Huan-liang Tang and Qing-he Zhou Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effects of erector spinae plane block on perioperative opioid consumption and rehabilitation in video assisted thoracic surgery
This study aimed to determine whether ultrasound-guided continuous erector spinae plane block (ESPB) had an effect on opioid consumption and postoperative rehabilitation in patients undergoing video-assisted t... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 10, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Sen Zhang, Xiaodan Han, Di Zhou, Minli Sun, Jing Cang, Changhong Miao and Chao Liang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Target blood pressure management during cardiopulmonary bypass improves lactate levels after cardiac surgery: a randomized controlled trial
This study explored the impact of target blood pressure management during cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) on blood lactate levels a... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 8, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Qing Miao, Dong Jin Wu, Xu Chen, Meiying Xu, Lin Sun, Zhen Guo, Bin He and Jingxiang Wu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Factors affecting sufentanil consumption for intravenous controlled analgesia after hepatectomy: retrospective analysis
Pain control after hepatectomy is usually achieved by opioids. There are significant individual differences in the amount of opioids used after hepatectomy, and the metabolism of opioids is liver-dependent. Th... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 7, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Yue Wu, Lina Tian, Chunye Li, Minjun Liu, Shina Qiao, Weibo Zhang, Suming Tian and Gang Chen Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Remimazolam for induction of anesthesia in elderly patients with severe aortic stenosis: a prospective, observational pilot study
Remimazolam, a novel benzodiazepine, has been reported to cause less hypotension than propofol during induction of anesthesia. Therefore, remimazolam might be a valuable option in elderly patients with severe ... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 6, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Toshiyuki Nakanishi, Yoshiki Sento, Yuji Kamimura, Tatsuya Tsuji, Eisuke Kako and Kazuya Sobue Tags: Research Source Type: research

Frailty as a growing challenge for anesthesiologists – results of a Dutch national survey
Frailty is a multidimensional condition characterized by loss of functional reserve, which results in increased vulnerability to adverse outcomes following surgery. Anesthesiologists can reduce adverse outcome... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 6, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: A. Bouwhuis, C. E. van den Brom, S. A. Loer and C. S. E. Bulte Tags: Research Source Type: research

Intraoperative hypotension, oliguria and operation time are associated with pulmonary embolism after radical resection of head and neck cancers: a case control study
Postoperative pulmonary embolism (PE) is a serious thrombotic complication in the patients with otolaryngologic cancers. We investigated the risk factors associated with postoperative PE after radical resectio... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 3, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Xuan Liang, Xiaohong Chen, Guyan Wang, Yue Wang, Dongjing Shi, Meiyi Zhao, Huachuan Zheng and Xu Cui Tags: Research Source Type: research

Preliminary evaluation of the efficacy and safety of brimonidine for general anesthesia
To determine the hypnotic and analgesic effects of brimonidine, and evaluate its efficacy and safety for general anesthesia. Potentiation of pentobarbital sleeping time following brimonidine administration was... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 3, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Chen Bin, Wang Xiaohui, Shi Mengrou, Li Xin, Zhang Ting and Gao Ping Tags: Research Source Type: research

Changes in stroke volume induced by lung recruitment maneuver can predict fluid responsiveness during intraoperative lung-protective ventilation in prone position
The present study aimed to evaluate the reliability of hemodynamic changes induced by lung recruitment maneuver (LRM) in predicting stroke volume (SV) increase after fluid loading (FL) in prone position. (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 2, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Ryota Watanabe, Koichi Suehiro, Akira Mukai, Katsuaki Tanaka, Tokuhiro Yamada, Takashi Mori and Kiyonobu Nishikawa Tags: Research Source Type: research

Use of intravenous lidocaine for dose reduction of propofol in paediatric colonoscopy patients: a randomised placebo-controlled study
Propofol, a widely used sedative in endoscopic procedures, sometimes causes cardiopulmonary complications. Intravenous lidocaine can diminish visceral pain and decrease the dose of propofol. The purpose of thi... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 1, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Wenshui Yao, Longxin Zhang, Guolin Lu, Jing Wang, Li Zhang, Yuping Wang, Peihan Xiao, Xiaofen Chen, Chanjuan Chen and Min Zhou Tags: Research Source Type: research

Type of anesthesia and quality of recovery in male patients undergoing lumbar surgery: a randomized trial comparing propofol-remifentanil total i.v. anesthesia with sevoflurane anesthesia
Previous studies have shown that women achieve a better quality of postoperative recovery from total intravenous anesthesia (TIVA) than from inhalation anesthesia, but the effect of anesthesia type on recovery... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 1, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Wenjun Meng, Chengwei Yang, Xin Wei, Sheng Wang, Fang Kang, Xiang Huang and Juan Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of pain perception with a new needle-free system and dental needle method in children: a randomized clinical trial
This study aims to compare the pain perception associated with a needle-free system (Comfor... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 1, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Halenur Altan, Melek Belevcikli, Alem Co şgun and Osman Demir Tags: Research Source Type: research

Torsades de pointes in the PACU after outpatient endoscopy: a case report
This case demonstrates the severe electrolyte derangements that may present after a common therapy such as a bowel preparation for an outpatient procedure and the rare yet potential detrimental outcomes of tho... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - December 1, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Andrew Schaar, Mark Liu and Michael Patzkowski Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The impact of height on the spread of spinal anesthesia and stress response in parturients undergoing caesarean section: a prospective observational study
This study aimed to explore the impact of height on the spread of spinal an... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 30, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Ying-Jun She, Wen-Xing Liu, Ling-Yu Wang, Xin-Xu Ou, Hui-Hong Liang and Dong-Xu Lei Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical characteristics and prognosis in patients with urosepsis from intensive care unit in Shanghai, China: a retrospective bi-centre study
The purpose of this study was to retrospectively analyze clinical characteristics and prognostic risk factors of urosepsis patients admitted to two intensive care units in Shanghai, China. (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 27, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Ying Sheng, Wen-long Zheng, Qi-fang Shi, Bing-yu Zhang and Guang-yao Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Circ_MUC16 attenuates the effects of Propofol to promote the aggressive behaviors of ovarian cancer by mediating the miR-1182/S100B signaling pathway
The objective of ... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 27, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Hao Yang, Yunrui Guo, Yecai Zhang, Decai Wang, Guoyun Zhang, Jiali Hou and Jianming Yang Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Impact of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID19) pandemic on the morbidity and mortality of high risk patients undergoing surgery: a non-inferiority retrospective observational study
During the COVID-19 crisis it was necessary to generate a specific care network and reconvert operating rooms to attend emergency and high-acuity patients undergoing complex surgery. The aim of this study is t... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 26, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Marta Caballero-Mil án, Maria J. Colomina, Leo A. Marin-Carcey, Laura Viguera-Fernandez, Roser Bayona-Domenge, Sara Garcia-Ballester, Albert López-Farre, Leticia Ruiz-Buera, Maite Sanz-Iturbe, David Álvarez-Villegas, Ely C. Jenssen-Paz, Guillermo Puig- Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association between enterocyte injury and fluid balance in patients with septic shock: a post hoc exploratory analysis of a prospective observational study
The required fluid volume differs among patients with septic shock. Enterocyte injury caused by shock may increase the need for fluid by triggering a systematic inflammatory response or an ischemia-reperfusion... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 23, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Haruka Yokoyama, Motohiro Sekino, Hiroyuki Funaoka, Shuntaro Sato, Hiroshi Araki, Takashi Egashira, Rintaro Yano, Sojiro Matsumoto, Taiga Ichinomiya, Ushio Higashijima and Tetsuya Hara Tags: Research Source Type: research

A survey of current practices, attitudes and demands of anaesthesiologists regarding the depth of anaesthesia monitoring in China
In this study, we aimed to analyse survey data to explore two different hypotheses; and for this purpose, we distributed an online survey to Chinese anaesthesiologists. The hypothetical questions in this surve... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 23, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Jian Zhan, Ting-Ting Yi, Zhuo-Xi Wu, Zong-Hong Long, Xiao-Hang Bao, Xu-Dong Xiao, Zhi-Yong Du, Ming-Jun Wang and Hong Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Intubation using VieScope vs. Video laryngoscopy in full personal protective equipment – a randomized, controlled simulation trial
VieScope is a new type of laryngoscope, with a straight, transparent and illuminated blade, allowing for direct line of sight towards the larynx. In addition, VieScope is disposed of after single patient use, ... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 22, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Hannes Ecker, Simone Kolvenbach, Holger Herff and Wolfgang A. Wetsch Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of enhanced recovery after surgery protocol compliance on patients ’ outcome in benign hysterectomy and establishment of a predictive nomogram model
Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) pathways have been shown to improve clinical outcomes after surgery. Considering the importance of patient experience for patients with benign surgery, this study evaluat... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 22, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Yiwei Shen, Feng Lv, Su Min, Gangming Wu, Juying Jin, Yao Gong, Jian Yu, Peipei Qin and Ying Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Sleep quality and emergence delirium in children undergoing strabismus surgery: a comparison between preschool- and school-age patients
Emergence delirium (ED) is common in pediatric patients undergoing general anesthesia with sevoflurane. Preoperative sleep quality is associated with the risk factors for ED. However, research on the relations... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 22, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Wangseok Do, Hyo-Sung Kim, Seung Ha Kim, Hyunjong Kang, Dowon Lee, Jiseok Baik, Hyeon Jeong Lee and Jeong-Min Hong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of the effect of clinical characteristics and intensive care treatment methods on the mortality of covid-19 patients aged 80  years and older
Older adults have an increased risk of mortality from Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). Despite the high number of publications on the topic of Covid-19 pandemic, few studies have focused on the intensive c... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 22, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Sibel Oba, Mustafa Alt ınay, Aysel Salkaya and Hacer Şebnem Türk Tags: Research Source Type: research

The use of perineural dexamethasone and transverse abdominal plane block for postoperative analgesia in cesarean section operations under spinal anesthesia: an observational study
During transverses abdominal plane block (TAP) procedure to provide analgesia in cesarean section (CS) operation, the use of perineural dexamethasone as an additive agent may improve pain relief and may cause ... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 22, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Abdisa Aga, Meron Abrar, Zewetir Ashebir, Ashenafi Seifu, Dereje Zewdu and Diriba Teshome Tags: Research Source Type: research

Peri-operative diaphragm ultrasound as a new method of recognizing post-operative residual curarization
This study sought to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of peri-operative diaphragm ultrasound in assessing post-operative residual curarization (PORC). (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 19, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Jiaxin Lang, Yuchao Liu, Yuelun Zhang, Yuguang Huang and Jie Yi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Extubation in the operating room results in fewer composite mechanical ventilation-related adverse outcomes in patients after liver transplantation: a retrospective cohort study
To investigate the effect of extubation in the operating room (OR) on mechanical ventilation-related adverse outcomes in patients who undergo liver transplantation. (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 18, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Yan Xu, Yiding Zuo, Li Zhou, Xuechao Hao, Xiao Xiao, Mao Ye, Lulong Bo, Chunling Jiang and Jiayin Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effect of selective cerebral perfusion on cerebral versus somatic tissue oxygenation during aortic coarctation repair in neonates and infants
Suboptimal tissue perfusion and oxygenation may be the root cause of certain perioperative complications in neonates and infants having complicated aortic coarctation repair. Practical, effective, and real-tim... (Source: BMC Anesthesiology)
Source: BMC Anesthesiology - November 15, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Li Zhang, Lu Liu, Zhiqiu Zhong, Hengfang Jin, Jian Jia, Lingzhong Meng, Xuming Mo and Xiaohua Shi Tags: Research Source Type: research