Results: 235 Article(s) Found.

Marijuana Extract Doesn't Reduce Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting

Oct 06, 2015 04:15 PM

The marijuana extract tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) isn't effective in preventing nausea and vomiting after surgery in patients at high risk of this common complication, reports a study in Anesthesia & Analgesia.​

New Data on Risks of Labor Anesthesia in Women with Low Platelet Counts

Sep 23, 2015 07:16 PM

Can women with low platelet counts safely undergo epidural/spinal anesthesia during labor? Available evidence suggests a low rate of complications related to abnormal blood clotting for this large group of patients, reports a study in Anesthesia & Analgesia.

The International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) announces the appointment of Thomas R. Vetter, MD, MPH, as incoming Deputy Editor-in-Chief of its flagship journal Anesthesia & Analgesia (A&A).

Sep 21, 2015 09:50 PM

In his position as Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Vetter will work with incoming A&A Editor-in-Chief Jean-Francois Pittet and the Journal Editorial Board to carry out A&A's strategic mission and accomplish the tactical and operational goals of the Journal.

No Evidence That Anesthesiologists Are 'Upcoding' to Increase Reimbursements

Sep 14, 2015 09:26 PM

Anesthesiologists don't exploit insurance rules by "upcoding" patients' medical status in order to receive higher reimbursements for surgical anesthesia, suggests a study in Anesthesia & Analgesia.

Ebola Virus Disease—Anesthesiologists Need to 'Better Prepare and Educate' Themselves

Aug 24, 2015 08:14 PM

As the Ebola virus disease pandemic unfolded in 2014, it may have seemed like a sudden and unprecedented event. But the disease has a long history, the epidemic is ongoing, and new outbreaks are certain to occur in the future, reports the September issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia.

Anesthesia Information Management System Alerts Can Improve Patient Care—But Raise Design and Implementation Challenges

Aug 14, 2015 04:50 PM

Automated alerts generated using data from hospital anesthesia information management systems (AIMS) are a promising approach to influencing the behavior of anesthesia providers—with the goal of improving care for patients undergoing surgery, according to a paper published in Anesthesia & Analgesia.​

Stillbirth and Late Termination of Pregnancy—Women in 'Agonizing' Situations Need 'Empathic, Supportive Care'

Jul 27, 2015 04:22 PM

Stillbirth or late termination of pregnancy due to severe fetal anomalies is a heartbreaking event for women and families—and one that poses challenges for all members of the healthcare team as they seek to provide empathic and supportive care, according to a special article in Anesthesia & Analgesia.​

Functional Class Helps Predict Mortality Risk after Surgery

Jun 25, 2015 04:04 PM

Information on functional status—whether or not a person can carry out routine daily tasks independently—improves the ability to predict risk of death in patients undergoing surgery, according to a study in the July issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia.

New Data on Botulinum Toxin as Treatment for Nerve Pain

Jun 05, 2015 03:00 PM

Further evidence that 'Botox' may be useful for different types of neuropathy.

Research Shows Elevated Cortisol in Autism

Jun 02, 2015 03:00 PM

Canisius study finds increased stress in lower-functioning children with autism.

Results: 235 Article(s) Found.