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August 31, 2021
Overview of the use of dexmedetomidine for sedation in adult critical care, encompassing pharmacological and practical aspects, plus a review of current literature. This review covers the evidence for use of dexmedetomidine in this setting, including clinical and economic outcomes...
Categories: ATOTW / Intensive Care Medicine
August 23, 2021
Capnometry, the measurement of respiratory carbon dioxide, is regarded as a highly recommended safety technology in intubated and nonintubated sedated and/or anesthetized patients. Its utility includes confirmation of initial and ongoing placement of an airway device as well as in...
Categories: Other / Equipment
August 23, 2021
WFSA Impact Review 2021 FINAL
Categories: Other / Global Health
August 10, 2021
The shoulder block (combined suprascapular and axillary nerve block) has been developed as an alternative to interscalene block (ISB) for shoulder surgery. The nerves are blocked peripherally around the joint to provide analgesia rather than anaesthesia. It can be used...
Categories: ATOTW / Regional Anaesthesia
July 20, 2021
This tutorial will briefly review various brainstem reflexes in different neurosurgical operations. It also describes the etiologies and mechanisms that may precipitate them. It is important for anesthetists providing perioperative care to neurosurgical patients to have an awareness of the...
Categories: ATOTW / Neuroanaesthesia
July 6, 2021
This tutorial describes ultrasound-guided lumbar plexus blocks in paediatric patients. It outlines the relevant anatomy, indications, contraindications, complications, and equipment required. It also describes various ultrasound approaches and how to perform this block, focusing on the Shamrock method.
Categories: ATOTW / Paediatric Anaesthesia / Regional Anaesthesia
June 22, 2021
This tutorial covers the pertinent anaesthetic considerations for patients undergoing a trial of labor after caesarean (TOLAC) with the aim of vaginal birth after caesarean (VBAC). The tutorial includes a discussion on the benefits of epidural analgesia and the diagnosis...
Categories: ATOTW / Obstetrics Anaesthesia
June 8, 2021
A malfunction of cardiac ion channels can result in prolongation of ventricular repolatisation and hence of the QT interval, making arrhythmias mores likely. Both congenital and acquired forms are recognised, and drug induced QT-prolongation is common in the perioperative period....
Categories: ATOTW / General Topics
January 1, 1970
Categories: Videos / Global Health