Author pages are created from data sourced from our academic publisher partnerships and public sources.
General stress transcription factor sigmaB and its role in acid tolerance and virulence of Listeria monocytogenes.
The gene encoding the general stress transcription factor sigmaB in the gram-positive bacterium Listeria monocytogenes was isolated with degenerate PCR primers followed by inverse PCR amplification.… Expand
Cauda equina syndrome and continuous spinal anesthesia.
In this report, we present pictures produced with a spinal canal model to demonstrate how neural damage might occur with continuous spinal anesthesia. The hypothesis is based on the fact that nerves… Expand
Continuous spinal anesthesia with a microcatheter technique: preliminary experience.
This report describes the evolution of the microcatheter, the problems encountered during its initial utilization, the intricacies involved with insertion and removal, and our results with 58 patients
Role of Needle Gauge and Tip Configuration in the Production of Lumbar Puncture Headache
Background and Objectives. Postdural puncture headache (PDPH) is a morbidity that occurs frequently after lumbar puncture. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of needle diameter and… Expand
The Effects of Epinephrine on the Anesthetic and Hemodynamic Properties of Ropivacaine and Bupivacaine after Epidural Administration in the Dog
- R. Hurley, R. G. Arthur, H. Feldman, B. Covino, C. Latka
- Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine
- 1 November 1991
Ropivacaine is a new local anesthetic that is chemically related to mepivacaine and bupivacaine. Previous laboratory studies have demonstrated that ropivacaine possesses an anesthetic profile similar… Expand
Plasma and Cerebrospinal Fluid Progesterone Concentrations in Pregnant and Nonpregnant Women
Pregnancy is associated with a wider dermatomal spread of local anesthetics after epidural and spinal anesthesia. This phenomenon also exists in the immediate postpartum period. The mechanism of this… Expand
The uptake of D-araboascorbic acid (D-isoascorbic acid) by guinea-pig tissues.
I. Guinea-pigs on a low, controlled intake of ascorbic acid (0.3 mg/Ioo g body-weight) were given daily an oral supplement of L-ascorbic acid (AA) or of D-isoascorbic acid (isoAA) (both 1.5 mg/Ioo g… Expand
Comparison of lidocaine and prilocaine for intravenous regional anesthesia.
Demodex sinocricetuli: new species of hair follicle mite (Acari:Demodecidae) from the Chinese form of the striped hamster, Cricetulus barabensis (Rodentia:Muridae).
Demodex sinocricetuli sp. nov. is described in all its life stages from the Chinese form of the striped hamster, Cricetulus barabensis. A large sample size of > 11,500 mites (96% adults and only 4%… Expand
Continuous microcatheter spinal anesthesia with subarachnoid meperidine for labor and delivery.
The patient was a 28-yr-old, white, gravida 1 para 0, 176.3-cm, 73.8-kg woman who was seen in consultation at 38 wk gestation because of a history of ”allergy to local anesthetics.” She had a history… Expand