April 2012 Issue

EDITORIAL VIEWS

Prevention of mechanical ventilation related iatrogenic injuries in neonates: Can we really succeed?

Producing a research culture in anesthesiology and intensive care in the SAARC region

Ljiljana Kojikj Gautam Ratna Bajracharya, Chula 

Goonasekera, Samina Ismail

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ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Midazolam as an adjuvant in supraclavicular brachial plexus block

Comparison of sedative efficacy of epidural bupivacaine 0.5% with lignocaine 2% plus adrenaline by measuring BIS guided propofol requirement in gynaecological surgery

Safiya I Shaikh, Veena K. Ghanshyam Yadav, Chandra Sekhar 

Pradhan, Surendra Kumar Gupta, Gaurav

Jain, Sandeep Khuba, Dinesh Kumar Singh

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Comparison of the effects of general vs spinal anesthesia on neonatal outcome

A prospective, randomized comparison of low dose bupivacaine spinal anaesthesia versus local anaesthesia with propofol infusion for knee arthroscopy

Saeed Ahmed Solangi, 

Safia Maqsood Siddiqui,

Muhammad Saleh Khaskheli,

Maqsood Ahmed Siddiqui

Ravi Bhat, Sameer K. Malhotra, 

Mandeep S. Dhillon

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A prospective study of antibiotic susceptibility in patients with ventilator associated pneumonia

Comparative study of analgesic efficacy of ropivacaine with ropivacaine plus dexmedetomidine for paravertebral block in unilateral renal surgery

Seyed Mohammad Reza Hashemian, 

Payam Tabarsi, Majid Malek Mohammad,

Majid Marjan, Masoud Shamaei,

Seyed Alireza Nadji, Mandana Chitsazan,

Golnar Radmand, Seyed Amir Mohajerani,

Hamid Reza Jamaati

Sandip Sinha, Maitreyee Mukherjee, 

Sajib Chatterjee, Mukesh K Vijay,

Abhijit Hazra, Manjushree Ray

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CASE REPORTS

Anesthesia in a pediatric patient with systemic mastocytosis

Priapism following spinal anesthesia in urological procedures

Brian Schloss, Tarun Bhalla, 

Joseph D. Tobias

Pratheeba Natarajan, Remadevi R., 

Parnandi Bhaskar Rao, T. R. Ramachandran

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Perioperative management of an adolescent with transposition of the great arteries, status post Senning procedure, for posterior spinal fusion

Anaesthetic implications of Ebstein’s anomaly

Nicole Elsey, Joseph D. Tobias Samina Khaliloddin Khatib, 

Gayatri Vivek Tadwalkar

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Achondroplasia and lumber spinal stenosis: A Case report and review of literature

Post dural puncture headache in children: A report of two cases

Adil Aziz, M.Waseem Khan, Sameen Shoaib Lalit Kumar Raiger, Udita Naithani, 

Monika Gupta, Shailendra Kumar Pareek

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A perioperative anaphylactic reaction caused by latex in a patient with no history of allergy

Spinal anesthesia for inguinal hernia repair in an infant with congenital tracheomalacia

Cevdet Duger, Iclal Ozdemir Kol, 

Kenan Kaygusuz, Sinan Gursoy,

Idris Ersan, Caner Mimaroglu

Erbas Mesut, Kucuk Adem, 

Ersoy Ozlem Dost Burhan, Ates Hakan, Ozturk Omur

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Perioperative management for endoscopic third ventriculostomy – a case report

Safiya I. Shaikh, D.V. Bhagya
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SHORT COMMUNICATION

An improvised tracheostomy tube for weaning in less privileged countries

Dheeraj Kapoor, Meghana Srivastava, 

Manpreet Singh

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REVIEW ARTICLES

The anesthesiologists have a role in preventing perioperative renal failure

Polycythemia vera: Essential management protocols

Rudin Domi, Ilir Ohri, Gjergj Andrea, 

Hektor Sula, Artur Hafizi, Aurel Janko,

Bilbil Hoxha, Haxhire Gani, Herion Dredha, Rezart Xhani

Farah Ashraf Khan, Riaz Ahmed Khan, 

Muhammad Iqbal, Safdar Hussain

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ABSTRACTS

BOOK REVIEW

First National Research Symposium on Anaesthesia, Pain and Critical Care, AKUH Karachi, 3-4 March 2012

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TRENDS & TECHNOLOGY

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

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