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Respiratory dose of inhaled ultrafine particles in healthy adults
  • C. Kim, P. Jaques
  • Chemistry, Biology
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society…
  • 15 October 2000
Ultrafine particles (less than 0.10 μm in diameter) are ubiquitous in the atmosphere and possess unique physicochemical characteristics that may pose a potential health risk. To help elucidate theExpand
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GlideScope video laryngoscope: a randomized clinical trial in 203 paediatric patients.
BACKGROUND The GlideScope intubating device has been reported to provide a comparable or superior laryngoscopic view compared with direct laryngoscopy in adults. This study compared the use of theExpand
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Randomized double-blind study of remifentanil and dexmedetomidine for flexible bronchoscopy.
BACKGROUND The safety profiles and efficacies of remifentanil and dexmedetomidine (a sedative-analgesic without respiratory depression) for sedation during flexible bronchoscopy were investigated. Expand
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Effects of chronic corticosteroids and vitamin A on the healing of intestinal anastomoses.
The ability of vitamin A to reverse the inhibitory effects of chronic corticosteroids on cutaneous and fascial wound healing is well established. To investigate this in the unique low-collagenExpand
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Comparative hemodynamic effects of vasopressin and norepinephrine after milrinone-induced hypotension in off-pump coronary artery bypass surgical patients.
OBJECTIVE Phosphodiesterase inhibitor is essential to the pharmacologic management of decompensated heart failure because it increases contractility and decreases afterload of right ventricle. ItExpand
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Depth of a central venous catheter tip: length of insertion guideline for pediatric patients
Background:  In pediatric patients, several studies have been undertaken to establish central venous catheter (CVC) tip optimal depth. Assessments of catheter tip position using chest radiographs mayExpand
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The Influence of Passive Leg Elevation on the Cross-Sectional Area of the Internal Jugular Vein and the Subclavian Vein in Awake Adults
The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of passive leg elevation and Trendelenburg position on the cross-sectional area (CSA) of the internal jugular (IJ) and subclavian veins (SCV).Expand
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Depletion of praziquantel in plasma and muscle tissue of cultured rockfish Sebastes schlegeli after oral and bath treatment.
Depletion of praziquantel in plasma and muscle tissue after oral and bath treatments was studied in cultured rockfish Sebastes schlegeli. In the oral treatment, a single dose of 400 mg praziquantelExpand
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Correlation of bispectral index with end-tidal sevoflurane concentration and age in infants and children.
BACKGROUND The bispectral index (BIS) has been evaluated as a tool for measuring depth of anaesthesia, but the use of BIS in a paediatric population is still controversial. This study was designed toExpand
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Transamniotic fetal feeding: enhancement of growth in a rabbit model of intrauterine growth retardation.
BACKGROUND Transamniotic fetal feeding has been proposed as prenatal treatment for intrauterine growth retardation as substrates infused into the amniotic cavity are swallowed and absorbed. TheExpand
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