Erector spinae plane block provides complete perioperative analgesia for chronic scapulothoracic pain
Christopher GodlewskiJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):424-427 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Christopher Godlewski Source Type: research

Continuous erector spinae block as an anesthetic technique in breast surgery: What is the current evidence ?
Nishkarsh Gupta, Rohini Dattatri, Anju GuptaJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):422-423 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Nishkarsh Gupta Rohini Dattatri Anju Gupta Source Type: research

Continuous erector spinae plane block as an anesthetic technique for breast cancer surgery
Raghu S Thota, Dipannita MukherjeeJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):420-421 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Raghu S Thota Dipannita Mukherjee Source Type: research

Commentary: Venous air embolism during hysteroscopy: A stitch in time saves nine!
Nishkarsh Gupta, Anju GuptaJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):417-420 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Nishkarsh Gupta Anju Gupta Source Type: research

Air embolism following hysteroscopy
Neeru Luthra, Namrata , Anju GrewalJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):416-417 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Neeru Luthra Namrata Anju Grewal Source Type: research

Abdominal surgery in a patient with bullous emphysema: Anesthetic concerns
Vikas Saini, Shiraz M Assu, Nidhi Bhatia, Sameer SethiJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):414-415 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Vikas Saini Shiraz M Assu Nidhi Bhatia Sameer Sethi Source Type: research

Xanthous vocal cords
Vijay Adabala, Nishith GovilJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):413-414 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Vijay Adabala Nishith Govil Source Type: research

A unique way of securing the tracheostomy tube in a case of facial and neck burns
Kapil D Soni, Thanigai Arasu, Richa Aggarwal, Vanlal DarlongJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):412-413 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Kapil D Soni Thanigai Arasu Richa Aggarwal Vanlal Darlong Source Type: research

Ketamine and propofol infusion for therapeutic rigid bronchoscopy in a patient with central airway obstruction
Nishkarsh Gupta, Kalpajit Dutta, Rakesh Garg, Sachidanand Jee BhartiJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):410-412 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Nishkarsh Gupta Kalpajit Dutta Rakesh Garg Sachidanand Jee Bharti Source Type: research

Iatrogenic cause of postextubation total airway obstruction caught on camera: A case report
Rakesh Kumar, Anju Gupta, Sunil Kumar, Divya KumarJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):409-410 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Rakesh Kumar Anju Gupta Sunil Kumar Divya Kumar Source Type: research

Foley catheter-based inexpensive, indigenous airway device
GP Deepak, Riniki Sarma, Rakesh Kumar, Sunil KumarJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):407-408 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: GP Deepak Riniki Sarma Rakesh Kumar Sunil Kumar Source Type: research

McCoy Laryngoscope: A savior in patient with limited mouth opening
Teena Bansal, Susheela Taxak, Aruna Yadav, Somesh SinghJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):406-407 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Teena Bansal Susheela Taxak Aruna Yadav Somesh Singh Source Type: research

Intraoperative brachial plexus injury & #8211; Do we need a wake-up call ?
Supriya Dsouza, Preeti Gupta, Manju ButaniJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):404-406 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Supriya Dsouza Preeti Gupta Manju Butani Source Type: research

Gluteal compartment syndrome a rare complication of lithotomy position and continuous postoperative epidural analgesia
Chitta R Mohanty, Alok K Sahoo, Ritesh Panda, Mantu JainJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):403-404 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Chitta R Mohanty Alok K Sahoo Ritesh Panda Mantu Jain Source Type: research

The & #8220;critical & #8221; link in the transport of critically ill patients; role of the anesthesiologist and challenges in the Indian setup
Mridul Dhar, Sanjay Agrawal, Ummed Singh, Rishabh AgarwalJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):401-402 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Mridul Dhar Sanjay Agrawal Ummed Singh Rishabh Agarwal Source Type: research

Endotracheal tube fixation: Still a dilemma
Abhishek Nagarajappa, Manpreet Kaur, Anupam Samanta, Abhay TyagiJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):400-401 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Abhishek Nagarajappa Manpreet Kaur Anupam Samanta Abhay Tyagi Source Type: research

Perioperative anesthetic management of a combined right atrial thrombectomy with living donor liver transplantation
We describe a case of HCC with vascular invasion and right atrial thrombus that was successfully down staged. Patient underwent combined right atrial thrombectomy and living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) in the same setting. Perioperative anesthesia management and perioperative concerns of two major combined procedures are discussed. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Rajkumar Subramanian Shweta A Singh Subhash Gupta Sanjoy Kumar Majhi Rajneesh Malhotra Source Type: research

Comparison of thyromental height test with ratio of height to thyromental distance, thyromental distance, and modified Mallampati test in predicting difficult laryngoscopy: A prospective study
Conclusions: TMHT is the best predictive test with highest accuracy and odds ratio for predicting difficult airway out of all predictive tests evaluated. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Pratibha Panjiar Anjali Kochhar Kharat M Bhat Mudassir A Bhat Source Type: research

A randomized, controlled trial of comparison of a continuous femoral nerve block (CFNB) and continuous epidural infusion (CEI) using 0.2 & #37; ropivacaine for postoperative analgesia and knee rehabilitation after total knee arthroplasty (TKA)
Conclusion: CFNB can be used as an alternative, effective postoperative analgesic technique for TKA. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Harshil J Gandhi Lopa H Trivedi Deepshikha C Tripathi Deepika M Dash Amit M Khare Mayur U Gupta Source Type: research

A non-randomized controlled study of total intravenous anesthesia regimens for magnetic resonance imaging studies in children
Conclusion: Dexmedetomidine 1μg/kg, ketamine 1 mg/kg, and propofol 1 mg/kg provide good conditions for initiation of MRI. Although dexmedetomidine at 0.7μg/kg/h and propofol at 3 mg/kg/h are safe and effective for maintenance, propofol provides faster recovery. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Bhuvaneswari Balasubramanian Anila D Malde Shantanu B Kulkarni Source Type: research

Single-point versus double-point injection technique of ultrasound-guided supraclavicular block: A randomized controlled study
Conclusion: The adequacy of block, sensory, and motor duration was significantly high in newer double-point injection technique. However, it requires longer procedural time compared to single-point injection technique. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Nitin Choudhary Abhijit Kumar Amit Kohli Sonia Wadhawan Tabish H Siddiqui Poonam Bhadoria Hemlata Kamat Source Type: research

Dexmedetomidine with propofol versus fentanyl with propofol for insertion of Proseal laryngeal mask airway: A randomized, double-blinded clinical trial
Conclusion: We conclude that both dexmedetomidine and fentanyl in a dose of 1 μg/kg when used before induction with propofol provide comparable conditions for successful PLMA insertion. Dexmedetomidine has additional advantage of preserving spontaneous respiration and providing better analgesia. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Jaya Choudhary Aaditya Prabhudesai Chumki Datta Source Type: research

A comparison of King vision video laryngoscope with CMAC D-blade in obese patients with anticipated difficult airway in tertiary hospital in India & #8211; Randomized control study
Conclusion: There was no statistically significant difference in time to visualize the glottis and intubation between KVL and CMAC D-blade. But there was a high incidence of complications with KVL. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Raj Sahajanandan Anity Singh Dhanyee Arun Kumar Gautam Source Type: research

Comparison of King Vision video laryngoscope (channeled blade) with Macintosh laryngoscope for tracheal intubation using armored endotracheal tubes
Conclusion: KVVL offers faster intubating conditions for tracheal intubation requiring armored ETTs in comparison to DL using Macintosh blade. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Reena Source Type: research

Confirmation of placement of endotracheal tube & #8211; A comparative observational pilot study of three ultrasound methods
Conclusion: USG is a rapid technique for identification of ETT placement. All the three USG techniques are reliable in identifying the tracheal placement of ETT. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Ashok K Sethi Rashmi Salhotra Monika Chandra Medha Mohta Shuchi Bhatt Choro A Kayina Source Type: research

Ambu AuraGain versus intubating laryngeal tube suction as a conduit for endotracheal intubation
Conclusion: The ILTS-D successfully performs in an airway mannequin with higher success rate and shorter time for blindly establishing an airway with an ETT using the SGA as a conduit, compared with AAG. Further clinical trials are warranted. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Melanio A Bruceta Dalal G Priti Paul McAllister Jansie Prozesky Sonia J Vaida Arne O Budde Source Type: research

A comparison between ProSeal laryngeal mask airway and Air-Q Blocker in patients undergoing elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Conclusion: Both PLMA and AQB show similar efficacy in maintaining ventilation and oxygenation, during laparoscopic surgery. However, proper positioning and functioning of the blocker tube of AQB is a limiting factor, and needs further evaluation. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Roshni Gupta Rajesh Mahajan Mukta Jatinder Smriti Gulati Anjali Mehta Robina Nazir Source Type: research

Efficacy of surface landmark palpation for identification of the cricoid cartilage in obstetric patients: A prospective observational study
Conclusion: RTs were the most successful and accurate in identifying the cricoid cartilage of parturients among the different groups of professional caregivers. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Fatemah Qasem Roy Khalaf Ilana Sebbag Ronit Lavi Philip M Jones Sudhu Indu Singh Source Type: research

Advanced airway training in the UK: A national survey of senior anesthetic trainees
Conclusions: This national survey identified numerous deficiencies in airway competencies and training amongst senior anesthetic trainees (residents) in the UK. Restructuring of the airway training program and improvements in access to training facilities are essential to ensure effective airway training and the capability to produce future airway specialists. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Adam J Boulton Sunita R Balla Aleksandra Nowicka Thomas M Loka Cyprian Mendonca Source Type: research

Emergency surgical access in complete ventilation failure or CICO: The right time!
Rakesh GargJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):324-325 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Rakesh Garg Source Type: research

Emergency front of neck airway: What do trainers in the UK teach ? A national survey
Conclusion: The survey has demonstrated that a majority of the airway trainers in the UK would prefer scalpel cricothyroidotomy as emergency FONA. There is a significant variation and deficiency in the current levels of FONA training. Hence, it is important that emergency FONA training is standardized and imparted at a multidisciplinary level. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Ilyas Qazi Cyprian Mendonca Achuthan Sajayan Adam Boulton Imran Ahmad Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of laryngeal view and intubating conditions in two laryngoscopy positions-attained by conventional 7 cm head raise and that attained by horizontal alignment of external auditory meatus - sternal notch line & #8211; using an inflatable pillow - A prospective randomised cross-over trial
Conclusion: External Auditory Meatus-Sternal notch (AM-S) line alignment provides better laryngeal view, better intubating conditions and requires lesser time to intubate as compared to a conventional 7-cm-head raise. The size of pillow used for head raise should be individualised. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Anant V Pachisia Kavita R Sharma Jaspal S Dali Mona Arya Neha Pangasa Rakesh Kumar Source Type: research

Anesthetic considerations for extracranial injuries in patients with associated brain trauma
Ankur Khandelwal, Parmod Kumar Bithal, Girija Prasad RathJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):302-311 Patients with severe traumatic brain injury often presents with extracranial injuries, which may contribute to fatal outcome. Anesthetic management of such polytrauma patients is extremely challenging that includes prioritizing the organ system to be dealt first, reducing on-going injury, and preventing secondary injuries. Neuroprotective and neurorescue measures should be instituted simultaneously during extracranial surgeries. Selection of anesthetic drugs that minimally interferes with cerebral d...
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Ankur Khandelwal Parmod Kumar Bithal Girija Prasad Rath Source Type: research

Beyond the borders: Lessons from various industries adopted in anesthesiology
This article emphasises on learnings from other industries in the recent decades, focusing on aviation, high-reliability organizations, car manufacturing, telecommunication, car racing, entertainment, and retail. Learning and implanting the best practices from these industries can bring about a paradigm shift in health care industry. It has a potential to improve efficiency and make anaesthesia safer than ever before in the history of human kind. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Subramanyam S Mahankali Priya Nair Source Type: research

Digital future in perioperative medicine: Are we there yet ?
Umakanth Panchagnula, Mohan Shanmugam, Biyyam Meghna RaoJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):292-294 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Umakanth Panchagnula Mohan Shanmugam Biyyam Meghna Rao Source Type: research

Optimal position for laryngoscopy & #8211; Time for individualization ?
Sheila Nainan MyatraJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):289-291 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Sheila Nainan Myatra Source Type: research

Acquiring skills of airway management: The grandpa & #8211;granddaughter model!
Rakesh KumarJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(3):287-288 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - September 3, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Rakesh Kumar Source Type: research

Prediction of inadvertent internal mammary (thoracic) vein cannulation by CVP monitoring
Swayam Tara, Amit Rai, Ashish ChauhanJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):282-283 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Swayam Tara Amit Rai Ashish Chauhan Source Type: research

Anesthesia for total knee replacement surgery in a patient with positive stress test
Kompal Jain, Vikky Jaiswal, Arun PuriJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):279-281 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Kompal Jain Vikky Jaiswal Arun Puri Source Type: research

Accidental vertebral vein catheterization during internal jugular vein cannulation & #8211; A rare complication
Adarsh Kulkarni, Neha Chandrakar, Suhasinee Deokar, Nikhil BhasinJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):277-278 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Adarsh Kulkarni Neha Chandrakar Suhasinee Deokar Nikhil Bhasin Source Type: research

Use of ropivacaine 0.2 & #37; with or without clonidine 1 & #956;g/kg for epidural labor analgesia
Hemlata Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):276-276 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Hemlata Source Type: research

Oxygenated blood from central venous catheter: A case of missed partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection
Udismita Baruah, Mahesh Chandra, Sushil Guria, Virendra Kumar, AR GogiaJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):274-275 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Udismita Baruah Mahesh Chandra Sushil Guria Virendra Kumar AR Gogia Source Type: research

Propriospinal myoclonus following spinal anesthesia: A rare complication
Vijayanand Budi, Nitin Manohar, Gajanan Fultambkar, Bharath SrinivasaiahJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):273-274 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Vijayanand Budi Nitin Manohar Gajanan Fultambkar Bharath Srinivasaiah Source Type: research

Pulmonary arterio venous malformations - What the anesthesiologist must know
BK Lakshmi, Supriya Dsouza, Adarsh Kulkarni, Jyoti Kamble, Madhu GarasiaJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):271-273 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: BK Lakshmi Supriya Dsouza Adarsh Kulkarni Jyoti Kamble Madhu Garasia Source Type: research

Atrial fibrillation during anhepatic phase liver transplantation: Now what ?
Kelika Prakash, Sunaina Tejpal Karna, Chandra Kant PandeyJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):269-271 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Kelika Prakash Sunaina Tejpal Karna Chandra Kant Pandey Source Type: research

Kirschner wire in acromoclavicular joint & #8211; Should chest X-ray be recommended in preoperative evaluation of the patient ?
Raman Sikka, Rajinder S KalyanJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):268-269 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Raman Sikka Rajinder S Kalyan Source Type: research

Misplaced nasogastric tube: A simple test to rule out its intratracheal placement
Nishkarsh Gupta, Anju GuptaJournal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2019 35(2):267-268 (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Nishkarsh Gupta Anju Gupta Source Type: research

Current transfusion practices of anesthesiologists in a major city in South India
Conclusion: The restrictive strategy of our practitioners was an encouraging finding. There is lack of uniformity in patient blood management services. Regular educational interventions are needed to update the clinicians. Formulation and implementation of institutional protocols for perioperative blood transfusion is mandatory. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Priyanka Pavithran MC Rajesh Suvarna Kaniyil Kishore Kaniachalil Bindiya Anoop TN Jithin Source Type: research

Incidence and predictors of postoperative pulmonary complications in patients undergoing craniotomy and excision of posterior fossa tumor
Conclusions: The incidence of POPC was 12.1% following infratentorial tumor surgery. The predictors for the occurrence of POPCs were postoperative blood transfusion, LCN palsy, prolonged ICU stay, and tracheostomy. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Bhavna Hooda Rajendra Singh Chouhan Girija Prasad Rath Ritesh Lamsal Parmod Kumar Bithal Source Type: research

Effect of a low-dose dexmedetomidine infusion on intraoperative hemodynamics, anesthetic requirements and recovery profile in patients undergoing lumbar spine surgery
Conclusion: Group A patients had stable hemodynamic parameters, reduced intraoperative blood loss, less anesthetic requirement, and could be extubated earlier as compared with group B patients. (Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology)
Source: Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology - June 25, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Sandeep Kundra Sachin Taneja Ashwani K Choudhary Sunil Katyal Isha Garg Rajat Roy Source Type: research