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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).

SmartTots Awards $200,000 to Pediatric Anesthesia Research

Jun 25, 2012 04:21 PM

SmartTots announced Robert Block, PhD and Caleb Ing, MD as the recipients of its inaugural round of research grants today. The research grants are intended to support investigations into the existence of a clinical signal suggesting poor neurocognitive outcomes as the result of early exposure to anesthesia. Drs. Block and Ing will be conducting separate studies both centered around determining the effects of anesthetics on early brain development. Both recipients will receive $100,000 to fund th​

The Japan Society for Clinical Anesthesia Donates $20,000 to SmartTots

Jun 25, 2012 04:20 PM

The Japan Society for Clinical Anesthesia (JSCA) has demonstrated its commitment and support of the SmartTots Initiative with a donation of $20,000 for pediatric anesthesia research.

Open Anesthesia Site Shows Fast Progress, New Plans for the Future

Jun 12, 2012 04:19 PM

Since its launch in 2009, the open-access website OpenAnesthesia.org has developed into a popular and powerful tool for spreading up-to-date knowledge in anesthesiology, according to a special editorial in the July issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Magnets May Help Prevent Rare Complication of Spinal Anesthesia

Jun 01, 2012 04:15 PM

An simple technique using local anesthetic mixed with magnetized "ferrofluids" may provide a new approach to preventing a rare but serious complication of spinal anesthesia, reports the June issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

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