ANESTHESIA

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Jung Hee Han A 2-year-old boy weighing 15 kg is scheduled for a preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of his brain for ongoing seizures with possible craniotomy…

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Ambulatory Surgery

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Ambulatory Surgery

Ambulatory Surgery Kathryn E. McGoldrick A 38-year-old woman desiring permanent sterility was scheduled for bilateral laparoscopic tubal ligation in the ambulatory surgical suite. Her preoperative outpatient questionnaire indicated a history…

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Electroconvulsive Therapy

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Electroconvulsive Therapy

Electroconvulsive Therapy Patricia Fogarty Mack A 72-year-old man with major depressive disorder is scheduled for electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). His past medical history reveals significant coronary artery disease status after three-vessel…

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Hypoxia and Equipment Failure

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Hypoxia and Equipment Failure

Hypoxia and Equipment Failure James B. Eisenkraft Andrew B. Leibowitz A 70-year-old man is to undergo cystoscopy and transurethral resection of a bladder tumor under general anesthesia through a laryngeal…

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Scoliosis

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Scoliosis

Scoliosis Kathryn DelPizzo Victor M. Zayas A 14-year-old girl with scoliosis is scheduled for posterior spine fusion with segmental instrumentation. She has been told that her scoliosis is idiopathic. Her…

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Trauma

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Trauma

Trauma Andrew Sosa Jaideep K. Malhotra Ralph L. Slepian A 31-year-old man sustained multiple stab wounds to the left upper quadrant of his abdomen and to his left hemithorax. Vital…

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Burns

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Burns

Burns Shreyajit R. Kumar Anup Pamnani Michael Tjeuw A 45-year-old man, who was smoking in bed, sustained 40% second- and thirddegree burns over his face, neck, chest, and upper extremities….

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Malignant Hyperthermia

Mar 18, 2021 by in ANESTHESIA Comments Off on Malignant Hyperthermia

Malignant Hyperthermia Robert Brislin Mary Theroux Henry Rosenberg Vinod Malhotra A 7-year-old boy with mild/moderate kyphoscoliosis was scheduled for ambulatory surgery for repair of strabismus under general anesthesia. Previous anesthetic…

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