Research Article: Comparison between General Anesthesia and Epidural Anesthesia in Inguinal Herniorrhaphy Regarding the Incidence of Urinary Retention

Research Article: Comparison between General Anesthesia and Epidural Anesthesia in Inguinal Herniorrhaphy Regarding the Incidence of Urinary Retention

Inguinal herniorrhaphy is among the most common type of surgeries in adults. One of the important side effects of herniorrhaphy is post-operative urinary retention (UR).

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Research Article: Can I-Gel Replace Endotracheal Tube During Elective Cesarean Section?

Research Article: Can I-Gel Replace Endotracheal Tube During Elective Cesarean Section?

The I-gel is a useful supraglottic device and can replace the need of tracheal intubation in elective cesarean section with no reported serious complications and low incidences of pharyngolaryngeal morbidity when compared to tracheal intubation.

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Research Article: Premedication with Nasal Sedation as an Aid for Behavior Management in Dental Procedures for Children

Research Article: Premedication with Nasal Sedation as an Aid for Behavior Management in Dental Procedures for Children

Intranasal sedation using ketamine and midazolam is associated with lower sedation levels, lower anxiety levels, and easier child-parent separation at the time of transferring patients to the operating room.

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Many back pain patients get limited relief from opioids and worry about taking them

Many back pain patients get limited relief from opioids and worry about taking them

Millions of people take opioids for chronic back pain, but many of them get limited relief while experiencing side effects and worrying about the stigma associated with taking them, suggests research presented at the Anesthesiology 2016 annual meeting.

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Case Report: Acute Postoperative Negative Pressure Pulmonary Edema as Complication of Acute Airway Obstruction

Case Report: Acute Postoperative Negative Pressure Pulmonary Edema as Complication of Acute Airway Obstruction

This case report describes a case of postoperative negative pressure pulmonary edema (NPPE) that occurred immediately after tracheal extubation, secondary to laryngospasm in an adult patient.

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Research Article: Hemodynamic Consequences of Two Different Surgical and Anesthetic Techniques for the Treatment of Aortic Valve Stenosis – A Randomized Comparison

Research Article: Hemodynamic Consequences of Two Different Surgical and Anesthetic Techniques for the Treatment of Aortic Valve Stenosis – A Randomized Comparison

This study compares the perioperative hemodynamic variables in comparable groups of patients going through either of these procedures.

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FDA Approves Abuse-Deterrent Troxyca ER for Management of Severe Pain

FDA Approves Abuse-Deterrent Troxyca ER for Management of Severe Pain

FDA has approved an oral, abuse-deterrent, extended-release formulation of oxycodone hydrochloride and naltrexone hydrochloride for severe pain

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Flu nasal spray provides similar protection against influenza as flu shot: Study

Flu nasal spray provides similar protection against influenza as flu shot: Study

A study led by McMaster University researchers has found that, contrary to recent reports, flu nasal sprays provide similar protection against influenza as standard flu shots.

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Research Article: Effect of Heparin Flush in Blood Drawn from Arterial Line on Activated Clotting Time and Thromboelastogram

Research Article: Effect of Heparin Flush in Blood Drawn from Arterial Line on Activated Clotting Time and Thromboelastogram

This prospective, comparative observational study was designed to evaluate the effect of blood sampling through a heparin flushed arterial catheter on the validity of common and advanced coagulation tests including activated clotting time (ACT) and thromboelastogram (TEG).

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