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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).

How Does Exercise Affect Nerve Pain?

Jun 01, 2012 04:14 PM

Exercise helps to alleviate pain related to nerve damage (neuropathic pain) by reducing levels of certain inflammation-promoting factors, suggests an experimental study in the June issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Special Issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia Looks at Sustainable Anesthesia

Apr 24, 2012 04:13 PM

Anesthesia providers can and should begin taking steps toward practicing "sustainable anesthesia," according to the May special issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Drug Could Be Useful Treatment for Anesthesia-Related Memory Loss

Mar 21, 2012 04:12 PM

A drug targeting one specific receptor may provide the first effective approach to treatment for the common problem of memory loss after surgery and anesthesia, according to an experimental study in the April issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Helps Control Pain after Combat Injuries

Mar 21, 2012 04:11 PM

An peripheral nerve stimulation technique may be a valuable new approach for relief of severe neuropathic (nerve-related) pain in injured soldiers, reports an article in the March issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Surgical Catastrophes Affect Anesthesiologists Too

Feb 29, 2012 05:09 PM

More than 80 percent of anesthesiologists have been involved in a catastrophic event involving death or injury to a patient during surgery, suggests a survey study in the March issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

Changes in Spinal Catheter Designs Needed to Prevent Wrong-Route Injections

Feb 29, 2012 05:08 PM

Worldwide changes in catheter system design are urgently needed to prevent serious complications caused by accidental injection of drugs into the wrong location, according to a special editoral in the March issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS).

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