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  1. Authors: Alexandre Joosten, Brigitte Ickx, Zakaria Mokhtari, Luc Van Obbergh, Valerio Lucidi, Vincent Collange, Salima Naili, Philippe Ichai, Didier Samuel, Antonio Sa Cunha, Brenton Alexander, Matthieu Legrand, Fabio Silvio Taccone, Anatole Harrois, Jacques Duranteau, Jean-Louis Vincent…
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:183

    The original article was published in BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:135

  2. To compare the difference in analgesic effect between femoral triangle block (FTB) and adductor canal block (ACB) during arthroscopic knee surgery.

    Authors: Baizhou Chen, Minghe Tan, Qingshu Li, Siqi Wang, Daiyu Chen, Maoji Zhao and Jun Cao
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:182
  3. Endotracheal intubation is challenging during cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and video laryngoscopy has showed benefits for this procedure. The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of various int...

    Authors: Xiaohan Xu, Haobo Ma, Yuelun Zhang, Wei Liu, Boris Jung, Xu Li and Le Shen
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:181
  4. Although the efficacy and safety of epidural block (EB) are fairly high, complications such as inadvertent dural puncture may limit its use. Ultrasound-guided quadratus lumborum block (QLB) is a relatively new...

    Authors: Mohamed Wageh, Mohamed Ahmed Sultan, Hazem El Sayed Moawad, Ehab Mohamed Mokbel and Mahmoud Mohammed Alseoudy
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:180
  5. Video double-lumen tube (VDLT) intubation in lateral position is a potential alternative to intubation in supine position in patients undergoing thoracic surgery. This non-inferiority trial assessed the effica...

    Authors: Qianqian Rao, Hong Yu, Ping Li, Gongwei Zhang, Jun Zeng, Qiang Pu and Hai Yu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:179
  6. The magnitude of the risk of death and cardiac arrest associated with emergency surgery and anesthesia is not well understood. Our aim was to assess whether the risk of perioperative and anesthesia-related dea...

    Authors: Kaikai Guo, Fengying Xu, Ye Li, Mingxing Ma, Jing Li and Long Wang
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:178
  7. Post-anesthetic emergence agitation is common after general anesthesia and may cause adverse consequences, such as injury as well as respiratory and circulatory complications. Emergence agitation after general...

    Authors: Lulu Suo, Lu Lu, Jingjie Li, Lin Qiu, Jinxing Liu, Jinya Shi, Zhujie Sun, Wei Lao and Xuhui Zhou
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:177
  8. The role of mechanical power on pulmonary outcomes after thoracic surgery with one-lung ventilation was unclear. We investigated the association between mechanical power and postoperative pulmonary complicatio...

    Authors: Hong-Mei Liu, Gong-Wei Zhang, Hong Yu, Xue-Fei Li and Hai Yu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:176
  9. In critically ill patients receiving invasive mechanical ventilation (IMV), it is unable to determine early which patients require tracheotomy and whether early tracheotomy is beneficial.

    Authors: Xing-Hua Chen, Jing-Jing Zhao, Cheng Chen and Li Yao
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:175
  10. Compared to midazolam, remimazolam has a faster onset and offset of hypnotic effect, as well as cardiorespiratory stability, this study aims to determine the 90% effective dose (ED90) of remimazolam to inhibit...

    Authors: Yan Guo, Shu-An Dong, Jia Shi, Hui-Rong Chen, Sha-Sha Liu, Li-Li Wu, Jing-Hua Wang, Li Zhang, Huan-Xi Li and Jian-Bo Yu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:174
  11. Low immune function after laparoscopic total gastrectomy puts patients at risk of infection-related complications. Low-dose naloxone (LDN) can improve the prognosis of patients suffering from chronic inflammat...

    Authors: Xiangzhen Min, Yan Ma, Yufang Leng, Xiaoxi Li, Jianmin Zhang, Shoucai Xu, Xiuqin Wang, Renjun Lv, Jie Guo and Huaixin Xing
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:172
  12. Older critically ill patients experience rapid muscle loss during stay in an intensive care unit (ICU) due to physiological stress and increased catabolism. This may lead to increased ICU length of stay, delay...

    Authors: Ng Shu Hui Elizabeth, Tan Yanni, Leong Siaw May, Tiong Hui Fen, Li Xuanhui Janice, Kwan Peijun, Ong Sze Pheng, Toh Shi Jie and Loh Ne Hooi Will
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:171
  13. Dynamic fluctuations of arterial blood pressure known as blood pressure variability (BPV) may have short and long-term undesirable consequences. During surgical procedures blood pressure is usually measured in...

    Authors: Dariusz Gajniak, Konrad Mendrala, Gabriela König-Widuch, Szymon Parzonka, Danuta Gierek and Łukasz J Krzych
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:170
  14. The anesthetic management of parturients with ascending aortic aneurysm for cesarean section can be particularly challenging, primarily because of increased risk for aortic dissection or aneurysm rupture.

    Authors: Ana Vuzdar Trajkovski, Krešimir Reiner, Nikolina Džaja, Gloria Mamić, Mirabel Mažar, Jasminka Peršec, Vicko Gluncic and Anita Lukic
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:169
  15. Remote ischemic conditioning (RIC) has the potential to benefit graft function following kidney transplantation by reducing ischemia-reperfusion injury; however, the current clinical evidence is inconclusive. ...

    Authors: Yang Zhang, Yuqin Long, Yongjun Li, Dawei Liao, Linkun Hu, Ke Peng, Hong Liu, Fuhai Ji and Xisheng Shan
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:168
  16. The exact mechanisms and the neural circuits involved in anesthesia induced unconsciousness are still not fully understood. To elucidate them valid animal models are necessary. Since the most commonly used spe...

    Authors: David P. Obert, David Killing, Tom Happe, Philipp Tamas, Alp Altunkaya, Srdjan Z. Dragovic, Matthias Kreuzer, Gerhard Schneider and Thomas Fenzl
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:167
  17. Pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of pulmonary aspiration during general anaesthesia, but the incidence of this complication is not well defined.

    Authors: Charlotte E. Becker, Wolfram Lorenz, Marcelo Gama de Abreu, Thea Koch and Thomas Kiss
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:166
  18. Patients often desire involvement in anesthesia decisions, yet clinicians rarely explain anesthesia options or elicit preferences. We developed My Anesthesia Choice-Hip Fracture, a conversation aid about anest...

    Authors: Mark D. Neuman, Glyn Elwyn, Veena Graff, Viktoria Schmitz and Mary C. Politi
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:165
  19. Post-operative sore throat (POST) has an incidence ranging from 21 to 80%. To prevent the development of POST, several pharmacological measures have been tried. Aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of...

    Authors: Aakanksha Bhanwra, Sanjeev Palta, Richa Saroa, Puja Saxena, Sangeeta Bhanwra and Aditi Jain
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:164
  20. Anesthesia techniques and drug selection may influence tumor recurrence and metastasis. Neutrophil extracellular trapping (NETosis), an immunological process, has been linked to an increased susceptibility to ...

    Authors: Wenjuan Zhang, Jiao Liu, Xiaohui Li, Zhixia Bai, Yan Sun and Xuexin Chen
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:162
  21. This work aimed to analyze serum S100B levels and brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in patients with lumbar disc prolapse to test their predictive values concerning the therapeutic efficacy of pulsed ra...

    Authors: Wael Fathy, Mona Hussein, Rehab Magdy, Hatem Elmoutaz, Neveen A Youssef, Marwa F Abd Alla, Ahmed M El Shaarawy and Mohamed Abdelbadie
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:161
  22. Serratus posterior intercostal plane block (SPSIPB) is a novel periparavertebral block. It provides anterolateral posterior chest wall analgesia. It is an interfascial plane block, performed under ultrasound g...

    Authors: Ayşe Nurmen Akin, Yahya Yildiz, Selcuk Alver and Bahadir Ciftci
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:159
  23. Frailty poses a crucial risk for postoperative complications in the elderly, with sarcopenia being a key component. The impact of sarcopenia on postoperative outcomes after total hip arthroplasty (THA) is stil...

    Authors: Yan Su, Liangyu Peng, Daoqian Dong, Zhengliang Ma and Xiaoping Gu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:158
  24. The main cause of anesthesia-related deaths is the failure to manage difficult airways. Difficult laryngoscopic exposure is a major cause of unsuccessful management of difficult airways. Inadequate preoperativ...

    Authors: Jing Yuan, Hui Ye, Xiaoxiang Tan, Hui Zhang and Jie Sun
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:157
  25. There is a sizable niche for a minimally invasive analgesic technique that could facilitate ambulatory video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS). Our study aimed to determine the analgesic potential of a sin...

    Authors: A. Clairoux, A. Moore, M. Caron-Goudreault, M. Soucy-Proulx, M. Thibault, V. Brulotte, ME. Bélanger, J. Raft, N. Godin, M. Idrissi, J. Desroches, M. Ruel, A. Fortier and P. Richebé
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:156
  26. This study aimed to determine the median effective dose (ED50) and 95% effective dose (ED95) of nicardipine for treating pituitrin-induced hypertension during laparoscopic myomectomy, providing guidance for th...

    Authors: Chen Wang, Xiaoli Zhao, Yunyun Chen, Jianhua Xia, Xixue Zhang and Tingting Wang
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:155
  27. Various factors can cause vascular endothelial damage during cardiovascular surgery (CVS) with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB), which has been suggested to be associated with postoperative complications. However,...

    Authors: Atsushi Miyazaki, Mai Hokka, Norihiko Obata and Satoshi Mizobuchi
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:154
  28. Regional analgesia techniques are crucial for pain management after cervical spine surgeries. Anesthesiologists strive to select the most effective and least hazardous regional analgesia technique for the cerv...

    Authors: Alshaimaa Abdel Fattah Kamel, Ahmed M. Fahmy, Heba M. Fathi, Wael Abd Elrahman Ali Elmesallamy and Osama Yehia A. Khalifa
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:153
  29. The study was aimed to investigate the positive impact of bicarbonate Ringer’s solution on postoperative outcomes in patients who underwent laparoscopic right hemihepatectomy. Patients in the two groups were i...

    Authors: Jie Song, Yingying Liu, Yun Li, Xiaoci Huang, Muchun Zhang, Xiaofeng Liu and Xianwen Hu
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:152
  30. General anesthesia is often necessary for dental treatment of outpatients with mental disabilities. Rapid recovery and effective management of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) are critical for outpatie...

    Authors: Sooyoung Jeon, Jieun Kim, Myong-Hwan Karm and Jin-Tae Kim
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:151
  31. Double lumen endobronchial tubes (DLTs) are frequently used to employ single lung ventilation strategies during thoracic surgical procedures. Placement of these tubes can be challenging even for experienced cl...

    Authors: Robert B. Cameron, Warwick J. Peacock, Xinlian Grace Chang, John S. Shin and Nir Hoftman
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:150
  32. Opioids such as sufentanil are used as anaesthetics due to their rapid action and superior analgesic effect. However, sufentanil induces a huge cough in paediatric patients. In contrast, intravenous (IV) lidoc...

    Authors: Yang Hu, Ming-cheng Du, Guo-hong Zhu, Xiang Long, Jing-jing Jiang and Yuan Gong
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:149
  33. Anesthesia for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) patients undergoing spinal deformity surgery is challenging. We report an unusual case of an SMA girl who developed severe intraoperative hypoxemia and hypotension ...

    Authors: Qian Shu, Yulei Dong, Weiyun Chen and Jianxiong Shen
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:148
  34. The aim of this study is to observe the anesthetic effect and safety of intravenous anesthesia without muscle relaxant with propofol-remifentanil combined with regional block under laryngeal mask airway in ped...

    Authors: Ming-Ying Li, Yu-Da Fei, Xiao-Xia Zhang, Tian-Wen Chen, Jie Li, Xiao-Li Sun and Zhen-Yuan Wang
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:147
  35. The decision to maintain or halt antiplatelet medication in septic patients admitted to intensive care units presents a clinical dilemma. This is due to the necessity to balance the benefits of preventing thro...

    Authors: Christian Fuchs, Christian S. Scheer, Steffi Wauschkuhn, Marcus Vollmer, Konrad Meissner, Klaus Hahnenkamp, Matthias Gründling, Sixten Selleng, Thomas Thiele, Rainer Borgstedt, Sven-Olaf Kuhn, Sebastian Rehberg and Sean Selim Scholz
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:146
  36. Evidence regarding the potentiating effects of intravenous dexamethasone on peripheral regional anesthesia in children is sparse. The objective of the current study was to investigate the potentiating effect o...

    Authors: Sonia Ben Khalifa, Ahmed Ben Slimene, Hajer Blaiti, Refka Kaddour, Amjed Fekih Hassen, Pierre Pardessus, Christopher Brasher and Souhayl Dahmani
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:145
  37. An increasing number of individuals undergo total knee arthroplasty (TKA), which can result in pain, limited motor function and adverse complications such as infection, nausea and vomiting. Glucocorticoids hav...

    Authors: Fangyan Liu, Mei Duan, Huiqun Fu and Tianlong Wang
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:144
  38. The objective of this study was to evaluate a modern combined video laryngoscopy and flexible fiberoptic bronchoscope approach to placement of a double lumen endobronchial tube and further characterize potenti...

    Authors: Luiz Maracaja, Alexandra Coffield, L. Daniela Smith, J. David Bradshaw, Amit K. Saha, Christopher S. McLauglin and T. Wesley Templeton
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:142
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    Authors: Jiabei He, Ling Zhu, Huichen Zhu, Xinyu Gu, Peiying Li, Yuting Yang and Liqun Yang
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:141
  40. Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH) is preferentially treated by prompt endovascular coiling, which is not available in Guadeloupe. Subsequently, patients are transferred to Paris, France mainland, by co...

    Authors: Frédéric Martino, Antoine Fleuri, Nicolas Engrand, Amélie Rolle, Michel Piotin, Michel Carles, Delphine Delta, Laurent Do, Adrien Pons, Patrick Portecop, Mathys Sitcharn, Marc Valette, Laurent Camous, Jean-David Pommier and Alexandre Demoule
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:140
  41. While serum Ca has proven to be a reliable predictor of mortality across various diseases, its connection with the clinical outcomes of ischemic stroke (IS) remains inconclusive. Our research aimed to explore ...

    Authors: Caijiao Wu, Xiaorong Li, Jiaxing Li, Ruiling Huo, Huihan Zhao and Yanping Ying
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:139
  42. Perioperative hypotension is frequently observed following the initiation of general anesthesia administration, often associated with adverse outcomes. This study assessed the effect of subclavian vein (SCV) d...

    Authors: Bin Wang, Kangli Hui, Jingwei Xiong, Chongya Yang, Xinyu Cao, Guangli Zhu, Yang Ang and Manlin Duan
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:138
  43. With the increasing prevalence of colorectal cancer (CRC), optimizing perioperative management is of paramount importance. This study investigates the potential of stellate ganglion block (SGB), known for its ...

    Authors: Di-han Lu, Xuan-xian Xu, Rui Zhou, Chen Wang, Liang-tian Lan, Xiao-yu Yang and Xia Feng
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:137
  44. Adequate preoperative evaluation of the post-intubation hemodynamic instability (PIHI) is crucial for accurate risk assessment and efficient anesthesia management. However, the incorporation of this evaluation...

    Authors: Rigele Te, Bo Zhu, Haobo Ma, Xiuhua Zhang, Shaohui Chen, Yuguang Huang and Geqi Qi
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2024 24:136

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