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Anesthesiology

Sedating Patients with Ketamine, an Anesthetic

The study find that the conducting ketamine trials on patients without their consent after announcing in June 2018 it would stop, according to recent reports from the FDA. Last year, therefore the public discovered that Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) had been sedating patients with ketamine, an anesthetic that has been used as a mood-altering…

Anesthesiology

General Anesthesia Increases Complication Risk

The researches find that the patients undergoing revision TKA with spinal anesthesia with patients who received general anesthesia. Researchers used multivariate analysis to identify differences in rates of complications, operative time, length of stay and readmission. Results showed an increased risk for unplanned readmission, non home discharge, transfusion, deep surgical site infection and extended length…

Anesthesiology

Ketamine Doesn’t Improve Response to ECT

The researches find that the The anesthetic agent ketamine has a fast-acting antidepressant effect, but that doesn’t improve the response to electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for severe depression, according to a study in the September issue of The Journal of ECT, official journal of the International Society for ECT and Neurostimulation. The journal is published by…

Anesthesiology

Local Anesthesia in the Face and Scalp

The Researches find that The use of local anesthesia has allowed for the excision and repair of lesions of the head and neck to be done in an office-based setting. There is a gap of knowledge on how surgeons can improve operative flow related to the onset of action. A prospective trial is undertake to…

General surgery

Hernia Surgery by Medical Doctors vs Surgeons in Ghana

The researches find that the Inguinal hernia is one of the most common general surgical conditions in the world, with an estimated 220 million cases and 20 million surgeries performed annually. Inguinal hernia occurs when tissue; but like part of the intestine, pushes through a weak spot in the abdominal wall and into the groin…

Anesthesiology

Anesthesia Tied to Neurocognitive Impairment in Childhood

The researches find that the general anesthesia may be associated with neurocognitive impairment and brain imaging abnormalities in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL); according to a study published online June 20 in JAMA Oncology. Therefore Anesthesia, or anaesthesia (see spelling differences; from Greek αν-, an-, “without”; and αἲσθησις, aisthēsis; “sensation”); has traditionally meant…

Anesthesiology

General Anesthesia Versus Conscious Sedation for Stroke

The researches find that The impact of anesthesia strategy on the outcomes of acute ischemic stroke (AIS) patients undergoing endovascular treatment is currently controversy. Thus; They performed this meta-analysis to compare the differences of clinical and angiographic outcomes between general anesthesia ;(GA) and conscious sedation (CS). A literature search in PubMed, Embase; and Web of…

Anesthesiology

Saving Children’s Teeth in Sudan Without Anaesthetic

The researches find that the This is considered the gold standard treatment, but it requires a local anaesthetic, lots of time, specialist skills and, for the dentist, the patience of a saint. Therefore If the child is anxious and many are they often have to be admit to hospital to have the work carry out…

Anti Depressant

Anti Depressant Nasal Spray Derived From Ketamine

Anti Depressant; This study deals with anti depressant here US president Donald Trump has reportedly expressed his enthusiasm for the new fast acting anti-depressant nasal spray derived from ketamine, known as esketamine; also has put the provocative drug on a fast track at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The new “miracle drug” was given…

Anesthesiology

How Ketamine Opens a New Era for Depression Treatment

The researches find that the ketamine, a drug of choice for club-goers for decades; can be use to fight severe cases of the blues. For more than three decades, therefore patients seeking treatment for depression in the U.S. have been steered primarily to one family of pharmaceuticals. Doctors have been looking for more treatments; particularly…

Anesthesiology

New Ketamine-Like Nasal Spray Is Worrying Physicians

The researches find that the drug to treat depression called ketamine (Spravato) has been hailed as a breakthrough by experts in the field of mental health. For others; questions and concerns still remain.Spravato, developed by Janssen Pharmaceuticals; is a nasal spray for treatment-resistant depression that is give “breakthrough therapy designation” by the Food and Drug…

Anesthesiology

Controversial Ketamine-Like Drug Trump is Pushing on Veterans

The researches find that the Esketamine is a derivative of ketamine; which has been used to treat depression, and has been abused as a party drug. The stakes are high for the drug’s owner; therefore the pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson, because the drug could be a blockbuster. but One analysis estimates Spravato could earn $600m…