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Results: 230 Article(s) Found.

Gene Variants Affect Pain Susceptibility in Children

Dec 24, 2012 04:00 PM

At least two common gene variants are linked to "clinically meaningful" differences in pain scores in children after major surgery, reports a study in the January issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

SmartTots Executive Board Introduces Two New Members

Dec 13, 2012 02:00 PM

SmartTots, a research initiative sponsored by the IARS, a non-political medical society that supports anesthesia research and education, announces the addition of two new executive board members, Ned Russell of Saatchi & Saatchi Health|Wellness and Dr. Mark C. Rogers.

'Very Low' Complication Rates with Regional Anesthesia in Children

Dec 05, 2012 03:00 PM

A review of more than 15,000 nerve block procedures performed in children at U.S. hospitals finds little or no risk of permanent complications or death, reports a study in the December issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Noninvasive Technique Can Help in Monitoring Hemoglobin during Surgery in Children

Dec 05, 2012 03:00 PM

For children undergoing brain surgery, a new technology allows noninvasive, continuous monitoring of blood hemoglobin levels, according to a study in the December issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

IARS to Publish Anesthesia & Analgesia Case Reports in 2013

Nov 15, 2012 08:30 PM

A new journal dedicated to sharing and discussion of informative clinical experiences is coming soon, with the launch of Anesthesia & Analgesia Case Reports, the newest publication of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Cartoons Reduce Anxiety in Children Undergoing Anesthesia

Nov 05, 2012 05:00 PM

Letting children watch a favorite cartoon is an effective and safe way to reduce anxiety before anesthesia and surgery, concludes a study in the November issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Simulations Raise Concerns about Managing Cardiac Arrest in Pregnant Patients

Nov 05, 2012 05:00 PM

Anesthesiology residents may not be prepared to manage rare but life-threatening emergencies involving cardiac arrest during labor and delivery, suggests a stimulation study in the November issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Take a Break From the Birds and Seize the Scalpel in Support of SmartTots!

Nov 01, 2012 05:00 PM

The International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) has partnered with Applied Studios, LLC to raise awareness of and raise dollars for the SmartTots initiative which funds anesthesia research to ensure pediatric safety. Applied Studios has a mobile application called Stitches, an exhilarating game that incorporates a new take on an old classic that pits you against the clock in a game of nostalgia and skill. Users scrub in and take part in some of the most comical surgery ever performed.

Orexin-A Promotes Emergence from Anesthesia in Rats

Sep 25, 2012 04:36 PM

A neuropeptide hormone called orexin-A—which plays an important role in regulating the normal sleep-wake cycle—also affects emergence (waking up) after anesthesia, reports an experimental study in the October issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

High Oxygen Levels after Surgery Linked to Increased Long-Term Risk of Death

Sep 25, 2012 04:35 PM

Patients given high concentrations of inhaled oxygen during and after cancer surgery may be at higher long-term risk of death, according to a report in the October issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Results: 230 Article(s) Found.