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Effects of contrast material on computed tomographic measurements of lung volumes in patients with acute lung injury
(Critical Care, 2003-02-01) [Artigo]
Background. Intravenous injection of contrast material is routinely performed in order to differentiate nonaerated lung parenchyma from pleural effusion in critically ill patients undergoing thoracic computed tomography ...
(Revista Brasileira de Anestesiologia, 2012-03-01) [Artigo]
Background and objectives: Pain treatment involves the usage of common and opioid analgesics, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and adjuvant analgesics. Traditionally, these drugs are administered systemically ...
Botucatu, Brazil: A Regional Community Palliative Care Model
(Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2007-05-01) [Artigo]
The Pain Management and Palliative Care Service in the Department of Anesthesia at Botucatu Medical School, UNESP is a pioneer in Brazil. Based on an interdisciplinary team that provides specialized inpatient, ambulatory ...
Echocardiographic Doppler estimation of pulmonary artery pressure in critically ill patients with severe hypoxemia
(Anesthesiology, 2008-01-01) [Artigo]
BACKGROUND: In spontaneously breathing cardiac patients, pulmonary artery pressure (PAP) can be accurately estimated from the transthoracic Doppler study of pulmonary artery and tricuspid regurgitation blood flows. In ...
A lung computed tomographic assessment of positive end-expiratory pressure-induced lung overdistension
(American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1998-12-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to assess positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP)-induced lung overdistension and alveolar recruitment in six patients with acute lung injury (ALI) using a computed tomographic (CT) scan method. ...
Enzyme replacement therapy for Anderson-Fabry disease.
(Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 2013-04-03) [Artigo]
Anderson-Fabry disease is an X-linked defect of glycosphingolipid metabolism. Progressive renal insufficiency is a major source of morbidity, additional complications result from cardio- and cerebro-vascular involvement. ...
Effects of hypertonic resuscitation
(Anesthesia and Analgesia, 2005-06-01) [Carta]
Delirium in older adults
(BMJ (Online), 2013-04-20) [Artigo]
Intravenous versus inhalation anaesthesia for one-lung ventilation
(Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2013-01-01) [Artigo]
BackgroundThis is an update of a Cochrane Review first published in The Cochrane Library, Issue 2, 2008.The technique called one-lung ventilation can confine bleeding or infection to one lung, prevent rupture of a lung ...
Interventions to promote the wearing of hearing protection
(Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 2012-07-25) [Artigo]
This is an update of a Cochrane Review first published in The Cochrane Library in Issue 2, 2006 and previously updated in 2009.Noise-induced hearing loss can be prevented by eliminating or lowering noise exposure levels. ...