A comparison of videolaryngoscopy using standard blades or non-standard blades in children in the Paediatric Difficult Intubation Registry.

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The design of a videolaryngoscope blade may affect its efficacy. We classified videolaryngoscope blades as standard and non-standard shapes to compare their efficacy performing tracheal intubation in children enrolled in […]

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Retraction notice to “Volume replacement with hydroxyethyl starch solution in children” [Br J Anaesth 70 (1993) 661-5].

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This article has been retracted: please see Elsevier Policy on Article Withdrawal (https://www.elsevier.com/about/our-business/policies/article-withdrawal). This article has been retracted at the request of the Editor-in-Chief, Professor Hugh Hemmings, based on the […]

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Successful Combination of Neuraxial and Regional Anesthesia in a Child With Advanced Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1 Receiving Maintenance Nusinersen Therapy: A Case Report.

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Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is an autosomal recessive condition characterized by degeneration of the anterior horn cells of the spinal cord, which causes progressive muscle atrophy and weakness. SMA type […]

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Guideline on anaesthesia and sedation in breastfeeding women 2020: Guideline from the Association of Anaesthetists.

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Breastfeeding has many health benefits for the mother and infant. Women who are breastfeeding may require anaesthesia or sedation. Concerns regarding the passage of drugs into breast milk may lead […]

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Evaluation of the intratidal compliance profile at different PEEP levels in children with healthy lungs: a prospective, crossover study.

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Optimal intraoperative lung protective ventilation (LPV) strategies in young children are largely under-explored. Individualised PEEP levels are likely to contribute to optimal lung protection. We determined optimal PEEP levels in […]

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Target-controlled infusion models for remifentanil dosing consistent with approved recommendations.

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Target-controlled infusion (TCI) systems use pharmacokinetic (PK) models to predict the drug infusion rates necessary to achieve a desired target plasma or effect-site concentration. As new PK models are developed […]

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Brainwave entrainment to minimise sedative drug doses in paediatric surgery: a randomised controlled trial.

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Anaesthetic drugs may cause neuroapoptosis in children and are routinely used off-label in specific age groups. Techniques that reduce anaesthetic drug dose requirements in children may thus enhance the safety […]

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Prognostic value of cardiac cycle efficiency in children undergoing cardiac surgery: a prospective observational study.

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Cardiac cycle efficiency (CCE) derived from a pressure-recording analytical method is a unique parameter to assess haemodynamic performance from an energetic view. This study investigated changes of CCE according to […]

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Caudal and Intravenous Anesthesia Without Airway Instrumentation for Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair in Infants: A Case Series.

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We report a series of 20 neonates and infants (18 born preterm) who underwent laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair with caudal anesthesia, oxygen via nasal cannula, and intravenous anesthesia. Surgery was […]

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High-dose versus low-dose tranexamic acid for paediatric craniosynostosis surgery: a double-blind randomised controlled non-inferiority trial.

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Tranexamic acid (TXA) reduces blood loss and transfusion in paediatric craniosynostosis surgery. The hypothesis is that low-dose TXA, determined by pharmacokinetic modelling, is non-inferior to high-dose TXA in decreasing blood […]

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The effect of dexmedetomidine on postoperative behaviour change in children: a randomised controlled trial.

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Children may develop changes in their behaviour following general anaesthesia. Some examples of negative behaviour include temper tantrums and nightmares, as well as sleep and eating disorders. The aim of […]

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Safe diagnostic management of malignant mediastinal tumors in the presence of respiratory distress: a 10-year experience.

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The fundamental treatment for patients with pediatric malignant mediastinal tumors is chemotherapy. Therefore, accurate diagnosis is essential for selecting the appropriate chemotherapeutic regimen. However, malignant mediastinal tumors occasionally cause respiratory […]

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Morpho-functional survey in children suspected of inherited retinal dystrophies via video recording, electrophysiology and genetic analysis.

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To present a detailed study matching functional response and video imaging with genetic analysis in children suspected of inherited retinal dystrophy (IRD).Sixteen children underwent fundus examination via video recording (Heine […]

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Hemodynamic Changes Associated with Mydriatic Eye Drop Administration in Anesthetized Pediatric Patients.

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Dilating eye drops are routinely used in pediatric retinoblastoma patients during anesthetized ophthalmologic exams. Information on the systemic effects of ocular mydriatics, especially in anesthetized pediatric patients, is limited.The primary […]

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[Comparison of two supraglottic airway devices on postoperative sore throat in children: a prospective randomized controlled trial].

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Sore throat is well recognized complaint after receiving general anesthesia. This study is conducted to compare the severity and frequency of postoperative sore throat in children undergoing elective surgery – […]

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Use of Dexmedetomidine and Opioids as the Primary Anesthetic in Infants and Young Children: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

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Anesthetic regimens using dexmedetomidine and short acting opioids have been suggested as potential alternatives to sevoflurane-based anesthesia in children. The primary aim of this study is to compare demographics, intraoperative […]

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Caudal epidural block versus ultrasound-guided dorsal penile nerve block for pediatric distal hypospadias surgery: A prospective, observational study.

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The surgery of hypospadias is very painful in the postoperative period and requires long-term analgesia. A dorsal penile nerve block (DPNB) and caudal epidural block (CEB) are commonly used regional […]

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A comparison of respiratory outcomes after treating retinopathy of prematurity with laser photocoagulation or intravitreal bevacizumab.

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To compare respiratory outcomes following treatment of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) between infants treated with laser under general anesthesia to infants treated with intravitreal bevacizumab under bedside sedation.Retrospective cohort study.138 […]

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Early nephrectomy in neonates with symptomatic autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.

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Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD) is a rare cause of renal failure with a highly variable clinical course. Patients who are symptomatic early in life frequently require early nephrectomy […]

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Effects of hypothermia and hypothermia combined with hypocapnia on cerebral tissue oxygenation in piglets.

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Hypothermia and its combination with hypocapnia are frequently associated with anesthesia.The goal was to investigate the effects of hypothermia and hypothermia combined with hypocapnia (hypothermia-hypocapnia) on cerebral tissue oxygenation in […]

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A retrospective cohort study of adverse event assessment during anesthesia-related proceduresfor cochlear implant candidacy assessment and cochlear implantationin infants and toddlers.

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Cochlear implantation in childrenwith sensorineural hearing loss is preferably performed at youngest age because early auditory input is essential to prevent neural plasticity decline. In contrast, the rate of anesthetic […]

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Laparoscopic and laparotomic guided ureteral stenting during gynecological surgery without use of imaging: Safety and feasibility in a single institutional case series.

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Aim of this study is to refer a single center experience of laparoscopic or laparotomic assisted ureteral stenting without the use of imaging guidance.We recruited 19 patients in the Institute […]

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Ventilation in pediatric anesthesia: A French multicenter prospective observational study (PEDIAVENT).

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Protective ventilation is now a standard of care in adults. However, management of ventilation is heterogeneous in children and little is known regarding the mechanical ventilation parameters actually used during […]

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Effect of Intravenous Aminocaproid Acid on Blood Loss and Transfusion Requirements After Bilateral Varus Rotational Osteotomy: A Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Randomized Trial.

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ε-Aminocaproic acid (EACA) is an antifibrinolytic agent that has been shown to decrease blood loss and transfusion requirements in several populations undergoing various surgical procedures. However, the efficacy of EACA […]

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Collagen matrix as a replacement for Gelfilm® for post-tympanostomy tube myringoplasty.

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Gelfilm® is no longer available for use in myringoplasty. We have substituted a commercially available collagen matrix (Biodesign® Otologic Repair Graft) for Gelfilm® as on onlay patch after removal of […]

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