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Results: 234 Article(s) Found.

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).

Resveratrol May Preserve Pain-Relieving Effects of Morphine

Sep 25, 2012 04:34 PM

Resveratrol—the same natural polyphenol found in red wine—preserves the potent pain-relieving effect of morphine in rats that have developed morphine tolerance, suggests a study in the October issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Initial Guidelines on Anesthesia for Hand or Face Transplants

Aug 30, 2012 04:32 PM

Hand and facial transplants are still rare, but experience so far has produced some suggested guidelines for anesthetic management in patients undergoing these complex "composite" transplant procedures, according to a pair of articles in the September issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Factors Other than Pain Affect Long-Term Use of Strong Pain Medications after Surgery

Aug 30, 2012 04:30 PM

Non-pain-related factors—including previous use of pain medications, high perceived risk of addiction, and symptoms of depression—increase the risk of continuing to use strong pain-relieving drugs several months after surgery, reports a study in the September issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

New Anesthesia Drugs Developed to Be "Fast, Clean, and Soft"

Jul 31, 2012 04:28 PM

Researchers are using sophisticated and powerful new tools to develop and evaluate new anesthetic agents with important advantages over current drugs, according to a set of papers in the August issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).​

International Anesthesia Research Society Awards $750,000 Research Grant to Study Safety of Pediatric Anesthesia

Jun 28, 2012 04:26 PM

The International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) formally announced Ansgar Brambrink, MD, PhD of Oregon Health & Science University as the recipient of its 2012 Frontiers in Anesthesia Research Award today – the largest single grant offered by the Society in its 90 year history. IARS is awarding Dr. Brambrink $750,000 to investigate long-term consequences of anesthesia exposure in infant non-human primates (NHPs), an experimental model with high translational relevance to the human condition​

Debt May Limit Career Options for Anesthesiology Trainees

Jun 26, 2012 04:22 PM

Many anesthesia residents are carrying high educational debt—$150,000 or higher—that may constrain their employment decisions after graduation, according to a survey study in the July issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Results: 234 Article(s) Found.