Mitsuyoshi Kawamura

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The effects of nitroglycerin, dopamine and dobutamine on pulmonary gas exchange were determined in 21 adult patients during two-lung and one-lung ventilation. Nitroglycerin, in 1 microgram.kg-1.min-1, decreased cardiac index (CI) and PaO2 during both two- and one-lung ventilation, and increased in Qs/Qt during one-lung ventilation. There were no significant(More)
A 25-year-old woman complaining of general fatigue, headache, high fever, and nuchal rigidity, was admitted. She was diagnosed as pneumococcal meningoencephalitis after the cell culture of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). Despite the administration of vancomycin (VCM), she fell into a coma without amelioration of the symptom. VCM was replaced by pipellaciline(More)
BACKGROUND Epidural analgesia is available for postoperative pain relief except for the patients with bleeding tendency or under anticoagulation. Intravenous fentanyl analgesia can be applied for such patients but its effect has not been evaluated enough. We compared these two methods after abdominal surgery. METHODS In the intravenous fentanyl analgesia(More)
A 31-year-old woman underwent urgent aortic valve replacement due to infective endocarditis at 16 weeks' gestation. Because of rapid and severe congestive heart failure, maternal rescue was regarded as the priority in the anesthetic management. Previous literature shows that high-flow high-pressure normothermic perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass(More)
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