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  1. Content type: Research article

    The effectiveness of a combination of a lipid emulsion with epinephrine in reversing local anesthetic-induced cardiac arrest has been confirmed. The combination of a lipid emulsion with levosimendan, was shown...

    Authors: Fubei Nan, Xixi Cai, Yingchao Ye, Xuzhong Xu, Zhengqian Li, Min Li and Limei Chen

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:128

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    Postoperative sore throat (POST) is a common problem following endotracheal (ET) intubation during general anesthesia. The objective was to compare the incidence and severity of POST during routine intubation ...

    Authors: Mansoor Aqil, Mueen Ullah Khan, Saara Mansoor, Saad Mansoor, Rashid Saeed Khokhar and Abdul Sattar Narejo

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:127

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  3. Content type: Research article

    During facemask ventilation, gastric insufflation is defined as appearance of a comet-tail or an acoustic shadow on ultrasonography. Ultrasonographic measurement of antral cross-section area (CSA) may reflect ...

    Authors: Xiaowei Qian, Qiong Hu, Hang Zhao, Bo Meng, Yang Nan, Hong Cao, Qingquan Lian and Jun Li

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:126

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Isoflurane-induced neuroapoptosis and cognitive impairment has been previously reported. Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) has been shown to be a neuromodulator that is thought to have anti-apoptotic, anti-inflammatory, and...

    Authors: Xueyuan Hu, Li Luan, Wei Guan, Shuai Zhang, Bei Li, Wei Ji and Honggang Fan

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:123

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  5. Content type: Research article

    There are growing concerns that anaesthetic exposure can cause extensive apoptotic degeneration of neurons and the impairment of normal synaptic development and remodelling. However, little attention has been ...

    Authors: Haiyun Guo, Zhengwu Peng, Liu Yang, Xue Liu, Yaning Xie, Yanhui Cai, Lize Xiong and Yi Zeng

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:124

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  6. Content type: Research article

    The Supreme™ and ProSeal™ laryngeal mask airways (LMAs) are widely used in paediatric anaesthesia; however, LMA use in infants is limited because many anaesthesiologists prefer to use tracheal intubation in in...

    Authors: Sibel Oba, Hacer Sebnem Turk, Canan Tulay Isil, Huseyin Erdogan, Pinar Sayin and Ali Ihsan Dokucu

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:125

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  7. Content type: Research article

    Noninvasive ventilation is used worldwide in many settings. Its effectiveness has been proven for common clinical conditions in critical care such as cardiogenic pulmonary edema and chronic obstructive pulmona...

    Authors: A. Cortegiani, V. Russotto, M. Antonelli, E. Azoulay, A. Carlucci, G. Conti, A. Demoule, M. Ferrer, N.S. Hill, S. Jaber, P. Navalesi, P. Pelosi, R. Scala and C. Gregoretti

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:122

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  8. Content type: Erratum

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:121

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    The original article was published in BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:83

  9. Content type: Research article

    The majority of critically ill patients experience distress during their stay in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), resulting from systemic illness, multiple interventions and environmental factors. Providing huma...

    Authors: Katarzyna Kotfis, Małgorzata Zegan-Barańska, Maciej Żukowski, Krzysztof Kusza, Mariusz Kaczmarczyk and E. Wesley Ely

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:120

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  10. Content type: Research article

    Supraglottic airway devices (SGA) are commonly used in pediatric anesthesia and serve as primary or back-up devices for difficult airway management. Most SGA are marketed without proper clinical evaluation. Th...

    Authors: Maren Kleine-Brueggeney, Anne Gottfried, Sabine Nabecker, Robert Greif, Malte Book and Lorenz Theiler

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:119

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  11. Content type: Research article

    The role of increased body mass index (BMI) in sepsis is controversial. We aimed to evaluate the associations between overweight (25 kg/m2 < BMI ≤ 29.9 kg/m2), obese (30 kg/m2 < BMI ≤ 39.9 kg/m2) and morbidly obe...

    Authors: Sicong Wang, Xu Liu, Qixing Chen, Can Liu, Changshun Huang and Xiangming Fang

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:118

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  12. Content type: Research article

    The role of non-infective inflammatory response (IR) in the aetiology of postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) is still controversial. The aim of this controlled, prospective observational study was to as...

    Authors: Endre Nemeth, Katalin Vig, Kristof Racz, Kinga B. Koritsanszky, Klara I. Ronkay, Fumiko P. Hamvas, Csaba Borbély, Ajandek Eory, Bela Merkely and Janos Gal

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:113

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  13. Content type: Case report

    Cor triloculare biventriculare accounts for approximately 0.31% of cases of congenital heart disease (CHD). Moreover, people with cor triloculare biventriculare always have shorter life spans, and cases of ges...

    Authors: Yuan Han, Zhenfeng Zhang, Qingchun Sun, Ke Ding, Liu Han, Mengmeng Dong, Yifan Xu and Lei Ge

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:115

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  14. Content type: Case report

    Mitochondria are the energy producing organelles practically in every human cell except erythrocytes. Indeed mitochondria are widespread in high energy requiring organs like brain, heart and muscles. Currently...

    Authors: Emmanuel Lilitsis, Elisavet Astyrakaki, Evaggelos Blevrakis, Sofia Xenaki, George Chalkiadakis and Emmanuel Chrysos

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:116

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  15. Content type: Research article

    Seizure duration in electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is positively related with patients’ outcome. This study sought to investigate the impact of anesthetic management on seizure duration, and the impact of sel...

    Authors: Alexander Tzabazis, Michaela E. Wiernik, Jan Wielopolski, Wolfgang Sperling, Harald Ihmsen, Hubert J. Schmitt and Tino Münster

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:114

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  16. Content type: Research article

    Ketamine is a frequently used intravenous anesthetic, which can reversibly induce loss of consciousness (LOC). Previous studies have demonstrated that thalamocortical system is critical for information transmi...

    Authors: Bao Fu, Chengxi Liu, Yajun Zhang, Xiaoyun Fu, Lin Zhang and Tian Yu

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:111

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  17. Content type: Research article

    Acute pain and systemic opioids may both negatively impact respiratory function after cardiac surgery. This study analyzes the local practice of using intrathecal morphine analgesia (ITMA) with minimal parente...

    Authors: Christoph Ellenberger, Tornike Sologashvili, Krishnan Bhaskaran and Marc Licker

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:109

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  18. Content type: Research article

    In the postoperative period, immediate recovery of muscular power is essential for patient safety, but this can be affected by anaesthetic drugs, opioids and neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBA). In this cohor...

    Authors: Martin Zoremba, Dennis Kornmann, Benjamin Vojnar, Rene Burchard, Thomas Wiesmann, Hinnerk Wulf and Thomas Kratz

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:108

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  19. Content type: Research article

    Adequate muscle relaxation is important for ensuring optimal conditions for intubation. Although acceleromyography of the adductor pollicis muscle is commonly used to assess conditions for intubation, we hypot...

    Authors: Stefan Soltesz, Christian Stark, Karl G. Noé, Michael Anapolski and Thomas Mencke

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:106

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  20. Content type: Research article

    It is skeptical about cardioprotective property of sevoflurane in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery, especially in the elderly patients with coronary heart disease. We hypothesized that long duration of s...

    Authors: Yunlong Zhang, Wendong Lin, Sheliang Shen, Hongfa Wang, Xiaona Feng and Jiehao Sun

    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2017 17:104

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