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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-08-03T15:20:14-0400
Hyperbaric bupivacaine 0.5% associated with opioids is the local anesthetic the most commonly used for spinal injection in cesarean section. Nevertheless, its use often results in a long d...
The prilocaine is a very common local anesthetic that has the disadvantage of being metabolized to o-toluidine, a human carcinogen. Hyperbaric 2% prilocaine (HP), recently developped, is ...
Over the past 15 years, cesarean delivery is most commonly performed under spinal anesthesia using hyperbaric bupivacaine which provides an adequate sensory and motor block. Despite effect...
This study compares intrathecal 1% plain chloroprocaine with intrathecal 2% hyperbaric prilocaine for patients undergoing ambulatory knee arthroscopy in terms of efficacy and side effects
The planned cesarean section is an intervention with a standard operating time of less than 40 minutes in trained teams. Hyperbaric Bupivacaine is the local anesthetic (LA) reference for t...
Nutritional assessment and support is essential for wound management. The hyperbaric oxygen clinic is a unique outpatient service where chronically unwell patients present daily for hyperbaric oxygen ...
Hyperbaric exposure mimics air-breathing scuba diving, which is reaching enormous popularity around the world. The diver's body is subjected to a broad range of divergent effects exerted by, e.g.: an ...
Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2 ) therapy is infrequently reported as a treatment for poison-induced retinal damage. We describe a case in which HBO2 therapy was used to treat suspected retinal toxicity induc...
A local anesthetic that is similar pharmacologically to LIDOCAINE. Currently, it is used most often for infiltration anesthesia in dentistry. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1992, p165)
A local anesthetic and cardiac depressant used as an antiarrhythmia agent. Its actions are more intense and its effects more prolonged than those of procaine but its duration of action is shorter than that of bupivacaine or prilocaine.
Human females who are pregnant, as cultural, psychological, or sociological entities.
The therapeutic intermittent administration of oxygen in a chamber at greater than sea-level atmospheric pressures (three atmospheres). It is considered effective treatment for air and gas embolisms, smoke inhalation, acute carbon monoxide poisoning, caisson disease, clostridial gangrene, etc. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992). The list of treatment modalities includes stroke.
A pregnane found in the urine of pregnant women and sows. It has anesthetic, hypnotic, and sedative properties.