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Anesthesiology CME Program
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, A11. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181fac150
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 765–766. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181eaa795
Topics: electric countershock
Pierre Foëx, M.D., D.Phil., F.R.C.A., F.A.N.Z.C.A., F.C.A.(S.A.), F.Med.Sci.; John W. Sear, B.Sc., Ph.D., M.B.B.S., F.F.A.R.C.S., F.A.N.Z.C.A.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 767–771. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181f1c07e
Topics: surgical procedures, operative
Paul S. Myles, M.B., B.S., M.P.H., M.D., F.C.A.R.C.S.I., F.A.N.Z.C.A., F.R.C.A.; Philip J. Devereaux, M.D., Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 776–778. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ee2ceb
Topics: composite outcomes
Jill M. Mhyre, M.D.; Satya Krishna Ramachandran, M.D., F.R.C.A.; Sachin Kheterpal, M.D., M.B.A.; Michelle Morris, M.S.; Paul S. Chan, M.D., M.Sc.; for the American Heart Association National Registry for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Investigators
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 782–793. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181eaa74f
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 794–805. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181f1c061
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 806–811. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181f26d34
Sitting Posture Decreases Collapsibility of the Passive Pharynx in Anesthetized Paralyzed Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Yugo Tagaito, M.D.; Shiroh Isono, M.D.; Atsuko Tanaka, M.D.; Teruhiko Ishikawa, M.D.; Takashi Nishino, M.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 812–818. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181f1b834
Masayuki Shibasaki, M.D.; Yasufumi Nakajima, M.D., Ph.D.; Sachiyo Ishii, M.D.; Fumihiro Shimizu, M.D.; Nobuaki Shime, M.D., Ph.D.; Daniel I. Sessler, M.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 819–824. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ef6757
Relationship between Normalized Adductor Pollicis Train-of-four Ratio and Manifestations of Residual Neuromuscular Block: A Study Using Acceleromyography during Near Steady-state Concentrations of Mivacurium
Tom Heier, M.D., Ph.D.; James E. Caldwell, M.B., Ch.B.; John R. Feiner, M.D.; Luke Liu, M.D.; Theresa Ward, B.S.; Peter M. C. Wright, M.D., Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 825–832. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.Ob013e3181ebddca
Propofol Modulates Agonist-induced Transient Receptor Potential Vanilloid Subtype-1 Receptor Desensitization via a Protein Kinase Cϵ-dependent Pathway in Mouse Dorsal Root Ganglion Sensory Neurons
Peter J. Wickley, Ph.D.; Ryo Yuge, M.D.; Mary S. Russell, Ph.D.; Hongyu Zhang, M.D.; Michael A. Sulak, B.S.; Derek S. Damron, Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 833–844. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181eaa9a0
Acute Anemia Elicits Cognitive Dysfunction and Evidence of Cerebral Cellular Hypoxia in Older Rats with Systemic Hypertension
Min Li, M.D.; Jessica A. Bertout, Ph.D.; Sarah J. Ratcliffe, Ph.D.; Maryellen F. Eckenhoff, Ph.D.; M. Celeste Simon, Ph.D.; Thomas F. Floyd, M.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 845–858. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181eaaef9
Perioperative Outcomes among Patients with the Modified Metabolic Syndrome Who Are Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery
Laurent G. Glance, M.D.; Richard Wissler, M.D.; Dana B. Mukamel, Ph.D.; Yue Li, Ph.D.; Carol Ann B. Diachun, M.D.; Rabih Salloum, M.D.; Fergal J. Fleming, M.D.; Andrew W. Dick, Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 859–872. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181eff32e
A Two-handed Jaw-thrust Technique Is Superior to the One-handed “EC-clamp” Technique for Mask Ventilation in the Apneic Unconscious Person
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 873–879. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ec6414
Hamdy Awad, M.D.; Daniel P. Ankeny, Ph.D.; Zhen Guan, M.D.; Ping Wei, B.S.; Dana M. McTigue, Ph.D.; Phillip G. Popovich, Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 880–891. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ec61ee
Development and Feasibility of a Scale to Assess Postoperative Recovery: The Post-operative Quality Recovery Scale
Colin F. Royse, M.D.B.S.; Stanton Newman, D.Phil.; Frances Chung, M.D., F.R.C.P.C.; Jan Stygall, M.Sc.; Rachel E. McKay, M.D.; Joachim Boldt, M.D.; Frederique S. Servin, M.D.; Ignacio Hurtado, M.D.; Raafat Hannallah, M.D.; Buwei Yu, M.D.; David J. Wilkinson, M.B.B.S., F.R.C.A.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 892–905. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181d960a9
Isoflurane Preconditioning Elicits Competent Endogenous Mechanisms of Protection from Oxidative Stress in Cardiomyocytes Derived from Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Ana Sepac, M.D.; Filip Sedlic, M.D., Ph.D.; Karim Si-Tayeb, Ph.D.; John Lough, Ph.D.; Stephen A. Duncan, D.Phil.; Martin Bienengraeber, Ph.D.; Frank Park, Ph.D.; Jinhee Kim, M.D., Ph.D.; Zeljko J. Bosnjak, Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 906–916. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181eff6b7
Critical Care Medicine
Saiid Bina, Ph.D.; John Capacchione, M.D.; Sheila Muldoon, M.D.; Munkhuu Bayarsaikhan, Ph.D.; Rolf Bunger, M.D., Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 917–924. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ee2cd0
Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist in Critically Ill Postoperative Patients: A Crossover Randomized Study
Yannael Coisel, M.D.; Gerald Chanques, M.D.; Boris Jung, M.D.; Jean-Michel Constantin, M.D., Ph.D.; Xavier Capdevila, M.D., Ph.D.; Stefan Matecki, M.D., Ph.D.; Salvatore Grasso, M.D., Ph.D.; Samir Jaber, M.D., Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 925–935. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ee2ef1
Effect of Stellate Ganglion Block on the Cerebrovascular System: Magnetic Resonance Angiography Study
Chang-Ki Kang, Ph.D.; Seung-Taek Oh, B.Sc.; Rack Kyung Chung, M.D., Ph.D.; Hyon Lee, M.D.; Chan-A Park, M.Sc.; Young-Bo Kim, M.D., Ph.D.; Jeong Hyun Yoo, M.D., Ph.D.; Dong Yeon Kim, M.D., Ph.D.; Zang-Hee Cho, Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 936–944. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ec63f5
De-Yong Liang, Ph.D.; XiangQi Li, M.D.; Wen-Wu Li, Ph.D.; Dennis Fiorino, Ph.D.; Yanli Qiao, M.D.; Peyman Sahbaie, M.D.; David C. Yeomans, Ph.D.; J. David Clark, M.D., Ph.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 945–956. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ee2f17
Classic Papers Revisited
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 957–960. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ef6786
Efficacy and Safety of Melatonin as an Anxiolytic and Analgesic in the Perioperative Period: A Qualitative Systematic Review of Randomized Trials
Farhanah Yousaf, M.B.B.S.; Edwin Seet, M.B.B.S., M.Med.; Lashmi Venkatraghavan, F.R.C.P.C.; Amir Abrishami, M.D.; Frances Chung, F.R.C.P.C.; David S. Warner, M.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 968–976. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181e7d626
Yu Shi, M.D., M.P.H.; Toby N. Weingarten, M.D.; Carlos B. Mantilla, M.D., Ph.D.; W. Michael Hooten, M.D.; David O. Warner, M.D.
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 977–992. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181ebdaf9
Anesthesiology October 2010, Vol. 113, 993–994. https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181e3d8db
Reviews of Educational Material
Anesthesiology Reflections from the Wood Library-Museum
Practice Guidelines for Preoperative Fasting and the Use of Pharmacologic Agents to Reduce the Risk of Pulmonary Aspiration: Application to Healthy Patients Undergoing Elective Procedures: An Updated Report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Preoperative Fasting and the Use of Pharmacologic Agents to Reduce the Risk of Pulmonary Aspiration