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Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome in Tissue-Type Plasminogen...
From the Stroke Center, Department of Neurology..... , Department of Epidemiology , Health Services and Outcomes Research Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research and Education , Center of Excellence in Comparative Effectiveness Research for Eliminating Disparities and Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center , Department of ... (more)
Thu May 23, 2013
American Society of Anesthesiologists Discontinues Paper Posters at...
Following the successful partial transition to electronic posters at their 2012 annual meeting, the American Society of Anesthesiologists has announced that , will be electronic.
Wed May 22, 2013
Common Brain Processes of Anesthetic-Induced Unconsciousness Identified
Brain centers and mechanisms of consciousness have not been well understood, resulting in a need for better monitors of consciousness during anesthesia.
Important genetic factors that could influence survival in sepsis patients
Researchers at the Clinic for Anesthesiology and Intensive Medicine, and Institute for Physiology, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, are the first to study the regulation of hypoxia-inducible-factor-1 in sepsis patients.
UC Medical Centers Strike Across California
THIS timely dispatch from the Class War comes to us from a good friend high up in the UCI Medical Center Administration, who also supports a single-payer healthcare system: Five UC Medical Centers are on strike today and Wednesday after working months without a contract.
Johns Hopkins rewrites obsolete blood-ordering rules
Johns Hopkins researchers have developed new guidelines - the first in more than 35 years - to govern the amount of blood ordered for surgical patients.
Tue May 21, 2013
WPAHS names Badr anesthesiology chair
Dr. Ahmed Badr has been named chair of the department of anesthesiology at West Penn Allegheny Health System and he will join the system June 1. Badr comes to WPAHS from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, where he has held numerous positions over the past five years and established an anesthesiology residency program.
Mon May 20, 2013
Mushroom hunting in the Eastern Sierra
Sporting a mushroom t-shirt that he later explained was a Bolete, Dr. Jonathan Bourne, who many may know as an anesthesiologist at Mammoth Hospital, took the pulpit on May 7 at the Green Church off of U.S. 395.
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Robo-Anesthesia: ASA Reacts to FDA's Sedasys Approval
The American Society of Anesthesiologists is lobbying for greater input into the use of Sedasys, Ethicon's computer-assisted personalized sedation system, following the FDA's recent pre-market approval of the technology.
Fri May 17, 2013
ASA: Doctors and nurses are simply not one and the same
Recently, discussion about health care has reached a fever pitch, between changes in policy, adjustments to scope of practice and a multitude of other medical issues.
Thu May 16, 2013
Mission trip has short-term and long-term benefits
"Dr. Paul" gave generously of his time to help physicians in Peru provide better health care.
Tue May 14, 2013
FDA Approves Sedasys; AANA Expresses Concern
Park Ridge, Ill.-Responding to a decision by the Food and Drug Administration to approve a new machine that allows healthcare providers who are not anesthesia experts to give the powerful drug propofol to patients undergoing colonoscopies and other gastrointestinal procedures, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists stated that the safest ... (more)
Post-Mastectomy Pain Persists For Many Women
A sizable percentage of women who undergo mastectomies for breast cancer continue to suffer bothersome pain from the surgery for at least 10 years, researchers said here.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Best- And Worst-Paying Jobs In America
Though C-level executives are infamous for what many consider to be their excessive pay, it turns out those sporting scrubs in the operating room bring in a bigger paycheck, on average, than those wearing suits in the corner office.
Divergent Mitochondrial Biogenesis Responses in Human Cardiomyopathy [Heart Failure]
From the Cardiovascular Research Laboratories, Department of Medicine , Division of Geriatrics , Department of Anesthesiology , and Department of Physiology , David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA; the Division of Biology; California Institute of Technology; Pasadena, CA ; and the Department of Medicine, University of ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
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Audio-Digest Foundation Releases Its New Anesthesiology Board Review Course
Glendale, CA May 11, 2013 Audio-Digest Foundation, one of the world's leading publishers of continuing medical education products, today introduced its newest program, the Audio-Digest Anesthesiology Board Review Course.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Indianapolis Star
Gov. Mike Pence vetoes professional licensing bills
Gov. Mike Pence issued the first vetoes of his administration Wednesday, rejecting two bills that required licensing for several professions.
Associate Research Scientist
The Department of Anesthesiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, seeks an Associated Research Scientist for a trained behavioral pharmacologist and biochemist to study intersections between mechanisms underlying opiate-induced dependence and opiate-induced hyperalgesia.
Wall Street Journal
When Brian Tanquilut was growing up in the Philippines with a mother who was an anesthesiologist and hospital owner, he wasn't interested in a health-care career.
Tue May 07, 2013
Alpinion E-Cube 7 Ultrasound for Anesthesia Needle Placement, General Clinical Use
Alpinion Medical Systems has unveiled its new E-CUBE 7 ultrasound system at the Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting in Boston last week.