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Anesthesia depth assessment

  1. Assessment of appropriate anesthetic depth is crucial to prevent harm to patients. Unnecessary deep anesthesia can be harmful, potentially causing acute renal failure, myocardial injury, delirium, and an incre...

    Authors: Hilde Strand, Ann Charlott Elshaug, Øyvind Bernersen and Randi Ballangrud
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2022 22:57
  2. In this study, we aimed to analyse survey data to explore two different hypotheses; and for this purpose, we distributed an online survey to Chinese anaesthesiologists. The hypothetical questions in this surve...

    Authors: Jian Zhan, Ting-Ting Yi, Zhuo-Xi Wu, Zong-Hong Long, Xiao-Hang Bao, Xu-Dong Xiao, Zhi-Yong Du, Ming-Jun Wang and Hong Li
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:294
  3. Radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) as a safe and effective method has been widely used in ventricular tachycardia (VT) patients, and with which anesthesiologists frequently manage their perioperative care...

    Authors: Hongquan Dong, Nana Li and Zhaochu Sun
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:285
  4. The anatomical dimensions of the lumbar dural sac determine the sensory block level of spinal anesthesia; however, whether they show the same predictive value during continuous epidural anesthesia (CEA) remain...

    Authors: Chen-yang Xu, Can Liu, Xiao-ju Jin, Fan Yang, Fang Xu, Wan-Di Qian and Wen-jun Guo
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:268
  5. Better protection can be provided during neurosurgery due to the establishment of somatosensory-evoked potential (SEP) and motor-evoked potential (MEP) monitoring technologies. However, some studies have showe...

    Authors: Bingbing Xiang, Shulan Jiao, Yulong Zhang, Lu Wang, Yuting Yao, Feng Yuan, Rui Chen and Qijun Zhou
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:240
  6. Continuous infusion of propofol has been used to achieve sedation in children. However, the relationship between the effect-site concentration (Ce) of propofol and sedation scale has not been previously examined....

    Authors: Young-Eun Jang, Sang-Hwan Ji, Ji-Hyun Lee, Eun-Hee Kim, Jin-Tae Kim and Hee-Soo Kim
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:222
  7. Administration of an optimal dose of anesthetic agent to ensure adequate depth of hypnosis with the lowest risk of adverse effects to the fetus is highly important in cesarean section. Sodium thiopental (STP) ...

    Authors: Golnar Sabetian, Farid Zand, Fatemeh Mirhadi, Mohammad Reza Hadavi, Elham Asadpour, Laleh Dehghanpisheh, Zeinabsadat Fattahi Saravi and Seyed Mostajab Razavi
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:201
  8. Intraoperative brain function monitoring with processed electroencephalogram (EEG) indices, such as the bispectral index (BIS) and patient state index (PSI), may improve characterization of the depth of sedati...

    Authors: James Harvey Jones, Vinay Ravikumar Nittur, Neal Fleming and Richard L. Applegate II
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:105
  9. Estimating the depth of anaesthesia (DoA) is critical in modern anaesthetic practice. Multiple DoA monitors based on electroencephalograms (EEGs) have been widely used for DoA monitoring; however, these monito...

    Authors: Jian Zhan, Zhuo-xi Wu, Zhen-xin Duan, Gui-ying Yang, Zhi-yong Du, Xiao-hang Bao and Hong Li
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:66
  10. The Analgesia Nociception Index (ANI) has been suggested as a non-invasive guide for analgesia. Our objective was to compare the efficacy of ANI vs. standard pharmacokinetic pattern for guiding intraoperative ...

    Authors: Sirirat Tribuddharat, Thepakorn Sathitkarnmanee, Pornlada Sukhong, Maneerat Thananun, Parinda Promkhote and Duangthida Nonlhaopol
    Citation: BMC Anesthesiology 2021 21:50