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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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Dexmedetomidine is effective for monitored anesthesia care in outpatients undergoing cataract surgery
Background Dexmedetomidine has a sedative analgesic property without respiratory depression. This study evaluated the efficacy of dexmedetomidine as an appropriate sedative drug for monitoredExpand
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Emergence agitation in children undergoing adenotonsillectomy: a comparison of sevoflurane vs. sevoflurane‐remifentanil administration
Sevoflurane is widely used in paediatric anaesthesia but frequently causes emergence agitation (EA). This study evaluated whether limiting the sevoflurane concentration by combining remifentanil withExpand
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Practical anatomic landmarks for determining the insertion depth of central venous catheter in paediatric patients.
BACKGROUND Various methods have been recommended to decide a proper insertion depth of central venous catheter (CVC). The carina is recommended as a useful target level for the CVC tip position. WeExpand
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Effects of magnesium sulphate on intraoperative neuromuscular blocking agent requirements and postoperative analgesia in children with cerebral palsy.
  • H. Na, J. Lee, +4 authors S. Do
  • Medicine
  • British journal of anaesthesia
  • 1 March 2010
BACKGROUND In this double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study, we evaluated the effects of magnesium sulphate on neuromuscular blocking agent requirements and analgesia in children withExpand
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Insertion of the ProSeal™ laryngeal mask airway is more successful with the 90° rotation technique
PurposeThe 90° rotation technique for inserting the ProSeal™ laryngeal mask airway (PLMA) in anesthetized paralyzed patients was compared with the index finger insertion technique.MethodsOne hundredExpand
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The effect of tranexamic acid on blood coagulation in total hip replacement arthroplasty: rotational thromboelastographic (ROTEM®) analysis
We evaluated changes in rotational thromboelastometry (ROTEM®) parameters and clinical outcomes in patients undergoing total hip replacement arthroplasty, with concomitant infusions of tranexamicExpand
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Intravenous patient-controlled analgesia to manage the postoperative pain in patients undergoing craniotomy
Background This randomized controlled study evaluated the efficacy of intravenous patient-controlled analgesia (IV-PCA) with fentanyl and ketorolac for neurosurgical patients, and compared theExpand
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Ultrasonographic investigation of the effect of inguinal compression on the cross-sectional area of the femoral vein.
OBJECTIVES The reverse Trendelenburg position increases the cross-sectional area (CSA) of the femoral vein, making it easier to cannulate, although this position is potentially harmful in hypovolemicExpand
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C-Reactive Protein to Albumin Ratio Predicts 30-Day and 1-Year Mortality in Postoperative Patients after Admission to the Intensive Care Unit
C-reactive protein and albumin are associated with poor outcomes in critically ill patients. This study aimed to investigate the significance of the C-reactive protein/albumin (CRP/ALB) ratio as aExpand
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