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General anesthesia type does not influence serum levels of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin during the perioperative period in video laparoscopic bariatric surgery
(Clinics, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVES: Video laparoscopic bariatric surgery is the preferred surgical technique for treating morbid obesity. However, pneumoperitoneum can pose risks to the kidneys by causing a decrease in renal blood flow. Furthermore, ...
Effects of catecholamines on volemic replacement with saline solution and the impact on heart rate variability in rabbits subjected to hemorrhage. A study by spectral analysis
(Acta Cirurgica Brasileira, 2014-11-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: To verify the effects of different catecholamines on volemic expansion and on the autonomic nervous system in rabbits that were subjected to hemorrhage. METHODS: Twenty four rabbits subjected to hemorrhage (with ...
Does the Choice of the Halogenated Anesthetic Influence Renal Function during Hemorrhagic Shock and Resuscitation?
(Renal Failure, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
Introduction. Halogenated anesthetics can cause changes in the variables that modify the cardiac output necessary to maintain renal hemodynamic during hemorrhagic shock and resuscitation. However, halogenated anesthetics ...
Effect of allopurinol on the kidney function, histology and injury biomarker (NGAL, IL 18) levels in uninephrectomised rats subjected to ischaemia-reperfusion injury
(Acta Cirurgica Brasileira, 2014-08-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: To investigate whether allopurinol exerts a protective effect on kidneys by measuring new kidney injury biomarkers (NGALp, NGALu, KIM 1 and IL 18) and analysing the renal function and histology in uninephrectomised ...
The effect of intracuff alkalinized 2% lidocaine on emergence coughing, sore throat, and hoarseness in smokers
(Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira, 2012-04-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: We evaluated whether endotracheal tube (ETT) intracuff alkalinized lidocaine was superior to saline in blunting emergence coughing, postoperative sore throat, and hoarseness in smokers. METHODS: In our prospective, ...
Comparison of peri-operative core temperature in obese and non-obese patients*
(Anaesthesia, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
Our aim was to compare peri-operative core temperatures and the incidence of hypothermia in obese and non-obese women with active forced-air warming. Twenty female patients scheduled for abdominal surgery were allocated ...