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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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On-line estimation of left ventricular stroke volume using transoesophageal echocardiography and acoustic quantification.

C A Greim, N Roewer, G Laux and J Schulte am Esch.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 0 words.

We have examined the usefulness of transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE) and automated endocardium detection for on-line calculation of left ventricular stroke volume. In 12 of 15...

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On-line continuing education—another step forward

S. Howell, D. J. Rowbotham and C. S. Reilly.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 658 words.

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Optimizing fluid therapy in mechanically ventilated patients after cardiac surgery by on‐line monitoring of left ventricular stroke volume variations. Comparison with aortic systolic pressure variations

D. A. Reuter, T. W. Felbinger, E. Kilger, C. Schmidt, P. Lamm and A. E. Goetz.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 1438 words.

Background. Mechanical ventilation causes changes in left ventricular preload leading to distinct variations in left ventricular stroke volume and systolic arterial pressure....

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Anaesthesia for the Overweight and Obese Patient

Mark Bellamy and Michel Struys.

August 2007; p ublished online May 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 120 pages.

This practical online reference offers a concise introduction to the basic science and major clinical issues facing the anaesthetist when dealing with the overweight and obese patient.


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Clinical decision-making augmented by simulation training: neural correlates demonstrated by functional imaging: a pilot study

S. S. H. Goon, E. A. Stamatakis, R. M. Adapa, M. Kasahara, S. Bishop, D. F. Wood, D. W. Wheeler, D. K. Menon and A. K. Gupta.

Edited by H. C. Hemmings.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

January 2014; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 5398 words.


Investigation of the neuroanatomical basis of clinical decision-making, and whether this differs when students are trained via online training or...

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Thoracic Anaesthesia

Edited by Jonathan Wilkinson, Stephen H. Pennefather and Robert A. McCahon.

July 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 786 pages.

This resource provides an easily accessible, informative, and palatable guide to this often complex subject. Whether on-call, running day-to-day lists or working within critical care, this...

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Influence of improved teaching on medical students' acquisition and retention of drug administration skills

D. W. Wheeler, K. D. Whittlestone, R. Salvador, D. F. Wood, A. J. Johnston, H. L. Smith and D. K. Menon.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

January 2006; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 1943 words.

Background. Drug administration error is a major problem causing substantial morbidity and mortality worldwide. Lack of education about drug administration appears to be a...

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Regional Anaesthesia, Stimulation, and Ultrasound Techniques

Edited by Paul Warman, David Conn, Barry Nicholls and David Wilkinson.

November 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 576 pages.

Regional anaesthesia is used across specialties within anaesthesia, and is a rapidly growing sub-specialty. This new online guide covers both traditional and ultrasound guided techniques,...

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Electrical impedance tomography to confirm correct placement of double-lumen tube: a feasibility study

D. Steinmann, C. A. Stahl, J. Minner, S. Schumann, T. Loop, A. Kirschbaum, H. J. Priebe and J. Guttmann.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

September 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 3496 words.


Double-lumen tubes (DLTs) are frequently used to establish one-lung ventilation (OLV). Their correct placement is crucial. We hypothesized that...

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Introducing Anaesthesia

Paul Greig and Nicholas Crabtree.

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 216 pages.

This online resource is an important guide for new trainees beginning their specialty training in anaesthesia. It clearly explains the basics of anaesthetics including scientific...

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Cerebral microdialysis: research technique or clinical tool

M. M. Tisdall and M. Smith.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

July 2006; p ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 4222 words.

Cerebral microdialysis is a well-established laboratory tool that is increasingly used as a bedside monitor to provide on-line analysis of brain tissue biochemistry during neurointensive...

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Toward the paperless hospital?

R H Harper, K P O'Hara, A J Sellen and D J Duthie.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 0 words.

This report describes an ethnographic study of document use by anaesthetists. In doing so, it focuses on the role of the preoperative risk assessment form as used in anaesthetic practice at...

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Dynamic QRS‐complex and ST‐segment monitoring by continuous vectorcardiography during carotid endarterectomy

S. Kawahito, H. Kitahata, K. Tanaka, J. Nozaki and S. Oshita.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 3153 words.

Background. Many authors report a high incidence of cardiac events during carotid endarterectomy. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the usefulness of dynamic...

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Confirmation of the ability to ventilate by facemask before administration of neuromuscular blocker: a non-instrumental piece of information?

R. H. Broomhead, R. J. Marks and P. Ayton.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

March 2010; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 2855 words.


Our aim was to determine whether anaesthetists routinely confirm their ability to ventilate a patient's lungs by a facemask before the...

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Peripheral nerve catheters in children: an analysis of safety and practice patterns from the pediatric regional anesthesia network (PRAN)

B. J. Walker, J. B. Long, G. S. De Oliveira, P. Szmuk, C. Setiawan, D. M. Polaner and S. Suresh.

Edited by L. Colvin.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

September 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 3859 words.


Peripheral nerve catheters (PNCs) are used with increasing frequency in children. Although adult studies have demonstrated safety with this...

Accumulation of foreign gases during closed-system anaesthesia.

L Versichelen, G Rolly and H Vermeulen.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

May 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 0 words.

In a previous study, accumulation of methane was found at the end of closed-system ventilation. As on-line analysis of gas concentrations is now available, we examined the progressive...

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Assessment of cardiovascular changes during laparoscopic hernia repair using oesophageal Doppler.

E J Haxby, M R Gray, C Rodriguez, D Nott, M Springall and M Mythen.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

May 1997; p ublished online May 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 0 words.

We have used an oesophageal Doppler to measure aortic blood flow velocity before, during and after induction of carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum in 10 consecutive patients, mean age 58 yr,...

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Evaluation of clinical practice in perioperative patient blood management

D. M. Baron, P. G. H. Metnitz, T. Fellinger, B. Metnitz, A. Rhodes and S. A. Kozek-Langenecker.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 3933 words.

Background: Several guidelines have been published to facilitate implementation of patient blood management (PBM). This study was performed to evaluate clinical practices in...

Variations in assessment and certification in postgraduate anaesthesia training: a European survey

G Jonker, L A Manders, A P Marty, C J Kalkman, Th J ten Cate, E F van Gessel and R G Hoff.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

November 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 3534 words.



Postgraduate specialty training has traditionally been based on a time- and rotation-based...

Within‐breath arterial P o 2 oscillations in an experimental model of acute respiratory distress syndrome

E. M. Williams, J. P. Viale, R. M. Hamilton, H. McPeak, L. Sutton and C. E. W. Hahn.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 2422 words.

Tidal ventilation causes within‐breath oscillations in alveolar oxygen concentration, with an amplitude which depends on the prevailing ventilator settings. These alveolar oxygen...

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