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  1. Nowadays, people have paid more and more attention to the quality of physical and mental health recovery after oral surgery anesthesia. As a remarkable feature of patient quality management, it can effectively...

    Authors: Qi Zhang, Heshu Tang, Zhiqing Yao and Wei Han
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:96
  2. Anesthesiologists need to appreciate the impact of preoperative anxiety in children. The present study aimed to explore whether interactive multimedia-based home-initiated interventions could effectively relie...

    Authors: Huiyan Hou, Xie Li, Yun’an Song, Yingying Ji, Menglian Sun, Dan Wang, Jiali Jiao, Jifang Qu and Hongbin Gu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:95
  3. Atypical Haemolytic Uremic Syndrome is an acute life-threatening condition, characterized by the clinical triad of microangiopathic hemolytic anaemia, thrombocytopenia, kidney injury. Management of pregnants a...

    Authors: Stefano Catarci, Bruno Antonio Zanfini, Mariangela Di Muro, Emanuele Capone, Luciano Frassanito, Maria Teresa Santantonio and Gaetano Draisci
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:94
  4. Butorphanol slightly influences the respiratory and circulatory systems, has a better effect on relieving the discomfort caused by mechanical traction, and has a low incidence of postoperative nausea and vomit...

    Authors: Jing Wang, Xinyan Wang, Haiyang Liu and Ruquan Han
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:93
  5. ciprofol is a new type of intravenous anesthetic, which is a tautomer of propofol, with the characteristics of less injection pain, less respiratory depression and higher potency, but little clinical experienc...

    Authors: Yan Man, Hongyi Xiao, Teng Zhu and Fanceng Ji
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:92
  6. Peripheral nerve block is a common anesthetic technique used during orthopedic upper limb surgery. Injection of local anesthetics around the target nerve inhibits the action of voltage-dependent sodium channel...

    Authors: Jennifer Héroux, Pierre-Olivier Bessette, Emilie Belley-Côté, Daphnée Lamarche, Pablo Échavé, Marie-Josée Loignon, Nicolas Patenaude, Jean-Patrice Baillargeon and Frédérick D’Aragon
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:91
  7. Pecto-intercostal fascial block (PIFB) provides analgesia for cardiac median sternotomy, but many patients complain of severe drainage pain that cannot be covered by PIFB. Rectus sheath block (RSB) has been at...

    Authors: Lu Wang, Luyang Jiang, Bailin Jiang, Ling Xin, Miao He, Wei Yang, Zhou Zhao and Yi Feng
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:90
  8. Perioperative bleeding and allogeneic blood transfusion are generally thought to affect the outcomes of patients. This meta-analysis aimed to determine the benefits and risks of several cardiovascular interven...

    Authors: Hui Ye, Hanghang Wu, Bin Li, Pengfei Zuo and Chaobo Chen
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:89
  9. To assess the effect of dexmedetomidine (DEX) on postoperative sleep quality using polysomnography (PSG) to identify possible interventions for postoperative sleep disturbances.

    Authors: Huizi Liu, Hanwei Wei, Shaojie Qian, Jintao Liu, Weicai Xu, Xiaopan Luo, Junbiao Fang, Qiaoyan Liu and Fang Cai
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:88
  10. High mobility group box 1 (HMGB1) protein is one of the main risk factors for pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome (PARDS) after living donor liver transplantation (LDLT). However, studies of the rela...

    Authors: Yimei Cao, Jiahao Zhi, Hengchang Ren, Mingwei Sheng, Lili Jia, Yiqi Weng, Hongyin Du and Wenli Yu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:87
  11. The impact of sex-related differences in patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support (ECMO) support is still inconclusive. This population-based study aimed to investigate sex differences in...

    Authors: Feng-Cheng Chang, An-Hsun Chou, Yu-Tung Huang, Jhen-Ling Huang, Victor Chien-Chia Wu, Chih-Hsiang Chang, Kuo-Chun Hung, Shang-Hung Chang, Pao-Hsien Chu and Shao-Wei Chen
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:86
  12. Anesthesia and surgery can induce perioperative neurocognitive disorders (PND). Mitochondrial dysfunction has been proposed to be one of the earliest triggering events in surgery-induced neuronal damage. Dexme...

    Authors: Lina Sun, Kun Niu, Jian Guo, Jingru Tu, Baofeng Ma and Jianxiong An
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:85
  13. To evaluate the predictive value of N-terminal prohormone B-type natriuretic peptide (NTproBNP) for weaning failure among patients undergoing major surgeries during spontaneous breathing trial (SBT), compared ...

    Authors: Yingying Zheng, Zujin Luo and Zhixin Cao
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:84
  14. Surgical repair of inguinal hernia is one of the most common day case surgeries in the pediatric population. This study compared the postoperative analgesic effects of transversalis fascia plane block (TFB) ve...

    Authors: Ibrahim Abdelbaser, Doaa Mahmoud Salah, Amer Abdullah Ateyya and Marwa Ibrahim Abdo
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:82
  15. Remimazolam is a new anesthetic drug developed and is an ultra-short-acting agent with rapid onset and offset. The pharmacology of this drug seems to be ideal for short surgeries eligible for I-gel insertion. ...

    Authors: Juyeon Oh, Sung Yong Park, Ga Yun Lee, Ji Hyun Park and Han Bum Joe
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:81
  16. Potassium channels (KCa3.1; Kv1.3; Kir2.1) are necessary for microglial activation, a pivotal requirement for the development of Perioperative Neurocognitive Disorders (PNDs). We previously reported on the rol...

    Authors: Sarah Saxena, Vincent Nuyens, Christopher Rodts, Kristina Jamar, Adelin Albert, Laurence Seidel, Mustapha Cherkaoui-Malki, Jean G. Boogaerts, Heike Wulff, Mervyn Maze, Véronique Kruys and Joseph Vamecq
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:80
  17. Our aim in this observational prospective study is to determine whether the prone position has an effect on intracranial pressure, by performing ultrasound-guided ONSD (Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter) measurement...

    Authors: Ufuk Demir, Öztürk Taşkın, Ayşe Yılmaz, Veysel G. Soylu and Zahide Doğanay
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:79
  18. The correlation and influencing factors of preoperative anxiety, postoperative pain, and delirium in elderly patients undergoing gastrointestinal cancer surgery were explored with the Beck Anxiety Inventory (B...

    Authors: Qing Liu, Liheng Li, Jingwen Wei and Yubo Xie
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:78
  19. Atelectasis may play a substantial role in the development of pneumonia. However, pneumonia has never been evaluated as an outcome of atelectasis in surgical patients. We aimed to determine whether atelectasis...

    Authors: Eunji Ko, Kyung Yeon Yoo, Choon Hak Lim, Seungwoo Jun, Kaehong Lee and Yun Hee Kim
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:77
  20. The aim of this multicenter randomized interventional prospective study was to compare the ultrasound (US)-guided lumbar medial branch block (LMBB) with the fluoroscopy (FS)-guided LMBB in terms of analgesic e...

    Authors: Marie-Laure Nisolle, Djamal Ghoundiwal, Edgard Engelman, Walid El Founas, Jonathan Gouwy, Emmanuel Guntz, Panayota Kapessidou and Turgay Tuna
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:76
  21. Caudal epidural block (CEB) may be beneficial in anorectal surgery because its use may extend postoperative analgesia. This dose-finding study aimed to estimate the minimum effective anesthetic concentrations ...

    Authors: Dongmei Ma, Yan Chen, Ping Chen, Jianhong Xu, Jian Guo and Lijia Peng
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:74
  22. Pain management after pelvic and sacral tumor surgery is challenging and requires a multidisciplinary and multimodal approach. Few data on postoperative pain trajectories have been reported after pelvic and sa...

    Authors: Qingfen Zhang, Yaqing Wu, Shenda Hong and Yi Feng
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:73
  23. The Obstetric Quality of Recovery score (ObsQoR-10) is a questionnaire used to assess recovery after cesarean delivery. However, the original ObsQoR-10 is in English and was mainly validated in the Western pop...

    Authors: Sasima Dusitkasem, Jinda Jindapitak, Vanlapa Arnuntasupakul, Varinee Lekprasert, Sommart Bumrungphuet, Chakrit Sukying, Rojnarin Komonhirun and Lisa Sangkum
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:72
  24. We recently reported the results for a large randomized controlled trial of low tidal volume ventilation (LTVV) versus conventional tidal volume (CTVV) during major surgery when positive end expiratory pressur...

    Authors: Dharshi Karalapillai, Laurence Weinberg, Ary Serpa Neto, Philip J. Peyton, Louise Ellard, Raymond Hu, Brett Pearce, Chong O. Tan, David Story, Mark O’Donnell, Patrick Hamilton, Chad Oughton, Jonathan Galtieri, Anthony Wilson, Grace Liskaser, Ajay Balasubramaniam…
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:71
  25. The needle insertion pain to perform hemodialysis is the main challenge and a common problem that requires pain management techniques for patients’ comfort.

    Authors: Armin Khosravi Pour, Sima Hejazi, Ahmad Kameli, Tooba Hoseini Azizi, Mohammad Reza Armat and Maesoomeh Eshghi
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:69
  26. Dexmedetomidine has analgesic properties, but the intraoperative analgesic effect of dexmedetomidine is often masked by the effects of other general anaesthetics. Therefore, the degree to which it reduces intr...

    Authors: XiaoHua Wang, SiYuan Zhang, Chunxiu Wang, Yi Huang, Hao Wu, Guoguang Zhao and TianLong Wang
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:68
  27. Different anesthetics may have opposite effects on the immune system, thus affecting the prognosis of tumor patients. Cell-mediated immunity forms the primary defense against the invasion of tumor cells, so ma...

    Authors: Yue Ma, Jie Ren, Zhuo Chen, Jingwen Chen, Ming Wei, Yu Wang, Hong Chen and Liping Wang
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:66
  28. Echocardiographic quantification of ejection fraction (EF) by manual endocardial tracing requires training, is time-consuming and potentially user-dependent, whereas determination of cardiac output by pulmonar...

    Authors: Thomas Komanek, Marco Rabis, Saed Omer, Jürgen Peters and Ulrich H. Frey
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:65
  29. Opioids and epidural analgesia are a mainstay of perioperative analgesia but their influence on cancer recurrence remains unclear. Based on retrospective data, we found that cancer recurrence following colorec...

    Authors: Emil Berta, Josef Srovnal, Petr Dytrych, Jan Bruthans, Jitka Ulrichova, Petr Prasil, Lubomir Vecera, Tomas Gabrhelik, Benjamin Tolmaci, Josef Dusa, Jan Maca, Michelle Mazancova, Filip Haiduk, Martin Kutej, Peter Ihnat, Pavel Michalek…
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:64
  30. Frailty has been considered to be associated with major mortality and increased length of stay after cardiac surgery. This study aimed to explore the predictive potential of frailty assessment in the prognosis...

    Authors: Rui Pan, Xiaohui Li, Jingjing Han, Qian Li, Zheng Lei, He Huang and Yu Chen
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:63
  31. The management of postoperative pain in anaesthesia is evolving with a deeper understanding of associating multiple modalities and analgesic medications. However, the motivations and barriers regarding the ado...

    Authors: Daniel Da Der Sng, Giulia Uitenbosch, Hans D. de Boer, Hugo Nogueira Carvalho, Juan P. Cata, Gabor Erdoes, Luc Heytens, Fernande Jane Lois, Paolo Pelosi, Anne-Françoise Rousseau, Patrice Forget and David Nesvadba
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:62
  32. Dexmedetomidine (DEX) has been thought to be an effective adjuvant to local anesthetics (LAs) in erector spinae plane block (ESPB), however, this method of use is not recorded in the drug instructions. Hence, ...

    Authors: Liang Yu, Xiaojuan Shen and He Liu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:61
  33. Aim of this study is to test the predictive value of Pulse Wave Transit Time (PWTT) for fluid responsiveness in comparison to the established fluid responsiveness parameters pulse pressure (ΔPP) and corrected ...

    Authors: Kimiko Fukui, Johannes M. Wirkus, Erik K. Hartmann, Irene Schmidtmann, Gunther J. Pestel and Eva-Verena Griemert
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:60
  34. Desflurane is not recommended during anesthesia induction because of its sympathetic stimulation effect, particularly in patients with myocardial ischemic disease. To date, the hemodynamic response to 1 MAC de...

    Authors: Jong Wha Lee, Mi Kyeong Kim and Ji Young Kim
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:59
  35. In this systematic review and meta-analysis, we aim to analyze the current literature to evaluate neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and platelet to lymphocyte ratio (PLR) values among critically ill patient...

    Authors: Shirin Sarejloo, Niloofar Shojaei, Brandon Lucke-Wold, Rebecca Zelmanovich and Shokoufeh Khanzadeh
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:58
  36. During general anesthesia, the surgical pleth index (SPI) monitors nociception. The evidence of SPI in the elderly remains scarce. We aimed to investigate whether there is a difference in perioperative outcome...

    Authors: Young Ju Won, Seok Kyeong Oh, Byung Gun Lim, Young Sung Kim, Do Yeop Lee and Jae Hak Lee
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:57
  37. Perioperative bridging of oral anticoagulation increases the risk of bleeding complications after elective general and visceral surgery. The aim of this study was to explore, whether an individual risk-adjuste...

    Authors: Ida Döhler, Daniel Röder, Tobias Schlesinger, Christian Alexander Nassen, Christoph-Thomas Germer, Armin Wiegering and Johan Friso Lock
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:56
  38. Pharmacogenetics could represent a further resource to understand the interindividual heterogeneity of response of the host to sepsis and to provide a personalized approach to the critical care patient.

    Authors: C. Scorcella, R. Domizi, S. Amoroso, A. Carsetti, E. Casarotta, P. Castaldo, C. D’angelo, E. Damiani, F. Gasparri, A. Donati and E. Adrario
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:55
  39. The erector spinae plane (ESP) block is a newly defined regional anesthesia technique first described in 2016. The aim of this meta-analysis is to assess the efficacy of ESP block in improving analgesia follow...

    Authors: Qianchuang Sun, Chengwei Zhang, Shuyan Liu, Hui Lv, Wei Liu, Zhenxiang Pan and Zhimin Song
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:54
  40. Management of postoperative pain after shoulder arthroscopy is an important issue. Dexmedetomidine, as an adjuvant, improves nerve block efficacy and decreases postoperative consumption of opioids. As a result...

    Authors: Mohamed Ahmed Hamed, Omar Sayed Fargaly, Rana Ahmed Abdelghaffar, Mohammed Ahmed Moussa and Mohammad Fouad Algyar
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:53
  41. The effect of preoperative oral carbohydrates (POC) on insulin resistance (IR) of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) remains debatable. Enzyme-hydrolyzed rice flour (EHR) is a kind of water-soluble micromolecul...

    Authors: Yang Yuan, Guangjun Shi, Huailong Chen, Mingshan Wang, Haofei Liu, Xiao Zhang, Bin Wang, Gaofeng Zhang and Lixin Sun
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:52
  42. Esmolol as one treatment of sepsis induced cardiomyopathy (SIC) is still controversial. The objective of this study is to evaluate cardiac function after reducing heart rate by Esmolol in patients with SIC usi...

    Authors: Junyi Wang, Xinjing Gao, Zhengzhong He, Jinxiang Wang, Guowu Xu and Tong Li
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:51
  43. Authors: Yimin Xiao, Ran Wei, Lanren Chen, Yunfei Chen and Lingsuo Kong
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:46

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  44. The incidence of cough reflex during extubation is 76%. Cough reflex causes severe hemodynamic fluctuations and airway complications. This prospective trial investigated the potential effects of tracheal tube ...

    Authors: Xuan Wang, Guangli Zhu, Jing Tan, Xinyu Cao and Manlin Duan
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2023 23:45

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