Susheela Taxak

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Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology | April-June 2012 | Vol 28 | Issue 2 263 Tracheal tubes or LMAs have been standard of care for the cases that need general anesthesia. The radiologists are usually familiar with the effect on imaging interpretations produced by the metallic spring in the pilot balloon or anatomic distortions induced by the(More)
BACKGROUND Clonidine is added to intrathecal local anesthetics to improve intraoperative analgesia and to increase the duration of sensory and motor block. Aim of this study was to evaluate and compare the effects of addition of two different doses of clonidine (15 and 30 mcg) to 11 mg hyperbaric bupivacaine in patients undergoing inguinal herniorrhaphy(More)
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Infraclavicular (IC) approach of subclavian vein (SCV) catheterisation is widely used as compared to supraclavicular (SC) approach. The aim of the study was to compare the ease of catheterisation of SCV using SC versus IC approach and also record the incidence of complications related to either approach, if any. METHODS In the study,(More)
CONTEXT ProSeal laryngeal mask airway (PLMA) efficacy in pediatric anesthesia. AIMS The aim of this study was to compare PLMA size 2 and 2½ in anesthetized paralyzed pediatric patients weighing 20-30 kg undergoing elective surgery. SETTINGS AND DESIGN A prospective randomized study was conducted in a tertiary care teaching hospital. MATERIALS AND(More)