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Evaluation of genotoxicity of general anesthesia maintained with desflurane in patients under minor surgery
(Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, 2016-05-01) [Artigo]
There is controversy over the genotoxic effects of volatile anesthetics. The available literature on the genotoxicity of desflurane, one of the newest volatile halogenated agents used for general anesthesia maintenance, ...
Perioperative and anesthesia-related mortality: An 8-year observational survey from a tertiary teaching hospital
(Medicine (United States), 2016-01-01) [Artigo]
In 2006, a previous study at our institution reported high perioperative and anesthesia-related mortality rates of 21.97 and 1.12 per 10,000 anesthetics, respectively. Since then, changes in surgical practices may have ...
Noradrenaline and dobutamine effects on the volume expansion with normal saline in rabbits subjected to hemorrhage
(Acta Cirurgica Brasileira, 2016-09-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: To evaluate the effects of dobutamine (DB), noradrenaline (NA), and their combination (NADB), on volume retention in rabbits submitted to hemorrhage. METHODS: Thirty six rabbits were randomly divided into 6 groups: ...
Terapia hemodinámica por objetivos: es el momento de ponerla en práctica
(Revista Espanola de Anestesiologia y Reanimacion, 2016-08-01) [Artigo]
Bedside tests to predict laryngoscopic difficulty in pediatric patients
(International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 2016-04-01) [Artigo]
Background and Objectives: Pediatric airway management is a priority during anesthesia, critical care and emergency medicine. The purpose of this study is to validate bedside tests that predict airway management difficulty ...
Avaliação do conhecimento de dor pós-operatória entre participantes em jornada científica virtual em Anestesiologia
(Revista Dor, 2016-06-01) [Artigo]
ABSTRACTBACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Postoperative pain still undertreated, which is associated to increased morbidity and mortality. This study aimed at evaluating the knowledge of physicians participating in a virtual ...
Effect of age and sex on bone markers in Chlorocebus aethiops raised in captivity
(Journal Of Medical Primatology, 2016-02-01) [Artigo]
BackgroundThe objective was to evaluate the procollagen type I N-propeptide (PINP), osteocalcin (OC), -crosslaps (-CTX), and parathyroid hormone (PTH) in relation to age and sex of Chlorocebus aethiops in captivity. ...
Association of increased morbidity with the occurrence of hyperglycemia in the immediate postoperative period after elective pediatric neurosurgery
(Journal Of Neurosurgery-pediatrics, 2016-05-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE The acute elevation of blood glucose in perioperative pediatric patients subjected to cardiac surgery and in victims of head trauma is associated with higher rates of postoperative complications. Data on the ...
Quality of recovery from anesthesia of patients undergoing balanced or total intravenous general anesthesia. Prospective randomized clinical trial
(Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 2016-12-01) [Artigo]
Study objectives The aim of the present study was to assess the quality of recovery from anesthesia of patients subjected to otorhinolaryngological (ORL) surgery under balanced or total intravenous general anesthesia by ...
Occupational exposure to anesthetics leads to genomic instability, cytotoxicity and proliferative changes
(Mutation Research - Fundamental and Molecular Mechanisms of Mutagenesis, 2016-09-01) [Artigo]
Data on the genotoxic and mutagenic effects of occupational exposure to the most frequently used volatile anesthetics are limited and controversial. The current study is the first to evaluate genomic instability, cell death ...