Jérôme Sanou

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This study was performed to determine the incidence of sore throat 24 h after tracheal intubation in 1,268 patients ASA I or II, who had undergone elective surgery. A data form was completed. Nosing were age, sex, type of surgery, anaesthetic drug, muscle relaxant, number of intubation attempts, duration of intubation, and presence of sore throat. The(More)
This retrospective study evaluates the adolescent mortality rate at the University Hospital of Ouagadougou in the year 1995. Twenty lethal cases were collected amongst 646 deliveries giving birth to 490 children. The in-hospital adolescent maternal mortality rate come to be 4081 for 100,000 living births (4.08%) and represented 16.3% of all maternal deaths(More)
Organization of emergency care services prior to hospital admission has progressed at a satisfactory pace in developed countries. A performance model in this field is the French emergency service called service d'aide médicale d'urgence (SAMU). Socioeconomic conditions prevailing in developing countries have pushed authorities to give priority to preventive(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the practice of anaesthesia in French-speaking subsaharian countries. TYPE OF STUDY Prospective survey. PERSONS Two hundred seventeen nurse anaesthetists, from 11 different countries. METHODS Anonymous questionnaire. RESULTS One third of nurses were practising anaesthesia since less than five years and 1/3 since more than 10.(More)
OBJECTIVES To assess the disturbances and delay of recovery of cognitive functions following propofol anaesthesia, and to evaluate a series of simple cognitive recovery tests. STUDY DESIGN Prospective comparative non randomized clinical study. PATIENTS Two groups of non premedicated patients, of ASA physical class 1 and 2 were studied. The control group(More)
The 7th meeting of the West African Ophthalmic Society SOAO (Société Ouest Africaine d'Ophtalmologie) took place in Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso in 2007, November 5th–8th. Glaucoma was topic of 1 day of the meeting. About 40 lectures were held, basics and state-of-the-art in glaucoma management as well as free topics on glaucoma diagnostics and(More)
L'examen du fond d'œil fait partie du bilan de nombreuses maladies générales en dehors de l'ophtalmologie.L'objectif de notre travail était d'étudier les aspects cliniques et épidémiologiques des patients adressés pour un fond d'œil afin de montrer l'intérêtde cet examen. Il s'est agi d'une étude rétrospective descriptive des examens du fond d'œil durant la(More)
La pré-éclampsie sévère est un problème de santé publique. L'atteinte oculaire est une de ses nombreuses complications. Le but de notre travail était de décrire les atteintes oculaires chez les patientes présentant une pré-éclampsie et/ou éclampsie afin de contribuer à leur meilleure prise en charge. Il s'est agi d'une étude transversale descriptive à(More)
As with any substance that interferes with nervous system functioning, anaesthetics are likely to have neural effects the duration of which extend beyond the acute loss of consciousness. Studies of recovery after anaesthesia have shown that physiological effects and psychomotor functions return to pre-anaesthesia levels within at most 90 min of the(More)