New Drugs for Epidural Analgesia
- Paediatric Regional Anaesthesia for Surgical Procedures: A Guide to Drug Choice. Ivani, G.; de Negri, P.; Conio, A. // CNS Drugs;1999, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p357
Paediatric regional anaesthesia plays an important role in stress reduction and perioperative pain control. Aminoamide local anaesthetics such as mepivacaine, bupivacaine and, more recently, ropivacaine are widely used. Because of the differences in anatomy and physiology between children and...
- Nucleolin Participates in DNA Double-Strand Break-Induced Damage Response through MDC1-Dependent Pathway. Kobayashi, Junya; Fujimoto, Hiroko; Sato, Jun; Hayashi, Ikue; Burma, Sandeep; Matsuura, Shinya; Chen, David J.; Komatsu, Kenshi // PLoS ONE;Nov2012, Vol. 7 Issue 11, Special section p1
H2AX is an important factor for chromatin remodeling to facilitate accumulation of DNA damage-related proteins at DNA double-strand break (DSB) sites. In order to further understand the role of H2AX in the DNA damage response (DDR), we attempted to identify H2AX-interacting proteins by...
- Dexmedetomidina epidural em gatas submetidas Ã ovariosalpingohisterectomia sob anestesia total intravenosa com propofol e prÃ©-medicadas com cetamina S(+) e midazolam. Dorigon, Otávia; Oleskovicz, Nilson; de Moraes, Aury Nunes; Dallabrida, Ademar Luiz; Flôres, Fabíola Niederauer; Soares, André Vasconcelos; Mores, Thiago José // CiÃªncia Rural;may2009, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p791
The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of the epidural administration of dexmedetomidine in cats submitted to ovariohisterectomy, under continuous infusion of propofol. The cats received S(+) ketamine (5mg kg-1) and midazolan (0.5mg kg-1) as premedication by intramuscular...
- Ketamine abuse. // Reactions Weekly;11/27/2010, Issue 1329, p24
The article describes the case of a female neonate who developed hypotonia and cerebral dysfunction following utero exposure to ketamine.
- Ketamine as an adjunct to caudal block in neonates and infants: is it time to re-evaluate? Lönnqvist, P.-A.; Walker, S. M. // BJA: The British Journal of Anaesthesia;Aug2012, Vol. 109 Issue 2, p138
No abstract available.
- Dexmedetomidine and clonidine in epidural anaesthesia: A comparative evaluation. Singh Bajwa, Sukhminder Jit; Bajwa, Sukhwinder Kaur; Kaur, Jasbir; Singh, Gurpreet; Arora, Vikramjit; Gupta, Sachin; Kulshrestha, Ashish; Singh, Amarjit; Parmar, S. S.; Singh, Anita; Goraya, S. P. S. // Indian Journal of Anaesthesia;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p116
Efforts to find a better adjuvant in regional anaesthesia are underway since long. Aims and objectives are to compare the efficacy and clinical profile of two a-2 adrenergic agonists, dexmedetomidine and clonidine, in epidural anaesthesia with special emphasis on their sedative properties and an...
- The Use of Ketamine Sedation. Heckman, James D. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2000, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p911
Editorial. Comments on the use of ketamine sedation during bone and joint surgery. Safety issues concerning the administration of analgesia to patients; Complications from the administration of ketamine sedatives to patients; Theoretical significance to bone and joint surgery.
- Evaluation of single epidural bolus dose of magnesium as an adjuvant to epidural fentanyl for postoperative analgesia: A prospective, randomized, double-blind study. Banwait, Sonali; Sharma, Sujata; Pawar, Mridula; Garg, Rakesh; Sood, Rajesh // Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia;Jul2012, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p273
Objective: Magnesium has been used as an adjuvant by various routes, including intravenous, intrathecal, and epidural in different dosage regimens. The effect of single bolus dose of magnesium as an adjuvant to fentanyl for postoperative analgesia has not been studied. This prospective...
- Ketamine patient-controlled analgesia for dysesthetic central pain. Cohen, S. P.; DeJesus, M. // Spinal Cord;Jul2004, Vol. 42 Issue 7, p425
STUDY DESIGN:: Case report. OBJECTIVES:: To describe the first use of intravenous (IV) ketamine as the sole agent in a patient-controlled analgesic delivery system (ie PCA) in a patient with cervical syringomyelia. SETTING:: A tertiary-care university teaching hospital in New York City....