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Herbal medications for surgical patients: A systematic review protocol
(BMJ Open, 2017-07-01) [Resenha]
Introduction Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) affect approximately 80% of surgical patients and is associated with increased length of hospital stay and systemic costs. Preoperative and postoperative pain, anxiety ...
Integrated versus non-integrated orbital implants for treating anophthalmic sockets
(Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016-11-07) [Resenha]
Background: Anophthalmia is the absence of one or both eyes, and it can be congenital (i.e. a birth defect) or acquired later in life. There are two main types of orbital implant: integrated, whereby the implant receives ...
Intrapleural analgesia after endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2011-12-01) [Artigo]
OBJETIVO: Comparar a analgesia tradicionalmente utilizada para simpatectomia videotoracoscópica à injeção intrapleural de ropivacaína em duas doses diferentes. MÉTODOS: Vinte e quatro pacientes foram distribuídos em três ...
The Temperature and Humidity in a Low-Flow Anesthesia Workstation With and Without a Heat and Moisture Exchanger
(Anesthesia and Analgesia, 2011-09-01) [Artigo]
BACKGROUND: The Drager Primus anesthesia workstation has a built-in hotplate to heat the patient's exhaled gas. The fresh gas flow is mixed with the heated exhaled gas as they pass through the soda lime canister. A heat ...
Intestinal obstruction by stones in a turtle
(Canadian Veterinary Journal-revue Veterinaire Canadienne, 1998-06-01) [Artigo]
Comparison of efficiency between two artificial insemination methods using frozen-thawed semen in domestic cat (Felis catus) Artificial insemination in domestic cats
(Animal Reproduction Science, 2009-09-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to compare the efficiency of the intravaginal (IVAI) vs. intrauterine artificial insemination (IUAI) using frozen-thawed sperm in the domestic cat. Semen was collected from two tom cats using an ...
Sternal fixation techniques following sternotomy for preventing sternal wound complications
(Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2014-02-27) [Artigo]
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of sternal fixation techniques for preventing sternal wound complications following sternotomy .
Genotoxicity assessment of fipronil (frontline plus®) in Canis familiaris
(Pesquisa Veterinaria Brasileira, 2017-03-01) [Artigo]
Fipronil is a pesticide widely used for controlling fleas and ticks in domestic animals, and its short-term exposure can lead to serious effects on animals. However, the possible genotoxic effect of this compound has not ...
Small-for-pregnancy-age rats submitted to exercise: DNA damage in mothers and newborns, measured by the comet assay
(Mutation Research - Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 2018-11-01) [Artigo]
Background: Fetal impairment caused by a deleterious intrauterine environment may have long-term consequences, such as oxidative stress and genetic damage. Rats born as small-for-gestational-age (SPA) were submitted to ...
Commonly-used versus less commonly-used methods in the loss of resistance technique for identification of the epidural space: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
(Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 2017-05-01) [Resenha]
Study objective To summarize the efficacy of less-commonly used modern methods (e.g. epidrum, lidocaine, acoustic device, Macintosh balloon) compared to more commonly-used methods (i.e. air, saline, both) in the loss of ...