News related to Bupivacaine (Bupivacaine / Dextrose Subarachnoid) and/or conditions it is approved for
New Data Support The Benefits Of EXPAREL For Postsurgical Analgesia Following Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Procedures
Source: Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery News From Medical News Today [2013.04.16]
Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) have announced results from EXCLAIM, its Phase 4 prospective, observational study to assess the use of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) for postsurgical analgesia in patients undergoing four common plastic surgery procedures...
Concerns About Anesthesia's Impact On The Brain
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2013.06.07]
As pediatric specialists become increasingly aware that surgical anesthesia may have lasting effects on the developing brains of young children, new research suggests the threat may also apply to adult brains...
Increasing Rates Of Emergency C-Section And Accompanying Emergency Anesthesia
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2013.06.05]
There is an increasing need for safe emergency anaesthesia as cases of emergency Caesarean section (CS) continue to rise, said experts speaking at Euroanaesthesia, the annual congress of the European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA)...
General Anesthesia Raises Dementia Risk Among Elderly Patients
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2013.06.02]
Elderly patients who are exposed to general anesthesia have a 35% higher risk of developing dementia, researchers from INSERM and University of Bordeaux, France, reported at Euroanaesthesia, the annual congress of the European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA)...
Faster Spinal Anesthesia For Cancer Patients At End Of Life
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2013.05.29]
For patients with uncontrolled pain from terminal cancer, a new approach to calculating initial dosage may allow a quicker start of spinal analgesia - and less time in the hospital, according to a study in the June issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS)...
Patients With Sleep Apnea Undergoing Joint Replacement Have Improved Outcomes With Regional Anesthesia
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2013.05.07]
Using regional anesthesia instead of general anesthesia in patients with sleep apnea undergoing total joint replacement decreases major complications by 17%, according to a study published online, ahead of print, in the journal Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine...
General Anesthesia Not Linked to Raised Risk for Dementia
Source: MedicineNet Dementia Specialty [2013.05.02]
Title: General Anesthesia Not Linked to Raised Risk for Dementia
Category: Health News
Created: 5/1/2013 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/2/2013 12:00:00 AM
Development Of Wisdom Teeth In Children May Be Affected By Dental Anesthesia
Source: Dentistry News From Medical News Today [2013.04.05]
Researchers from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine have discovered a statistical association between the injection of local dental anesthesia given to children ages two to six and evidence of missing lower wisdom teeth...
Anesthesia May Harm Children's Brains
Source: MedicineNet Ear Tubes Specialty [2012.08.20]
Title: Anesthesia May Harm Children's Brains
Category: Health News
Created: 8/20/2012 11:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
Anesthesia Before Age 2 Linked to Learning Problems
Source: MedicineNet Hernia Specialty [2011.10.04]
Title: Anesthesia Before Age 2 Linked to Learning Problems
Category: Health News
Created: 10/4/2011 11:01:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/4/2011 12:00:00 AM
Lab Notes: Milk Does a Pancreas Good
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2013.06.14]
(MedPage Today) -- This week in Lab Notes, discover how milk may rejuvenate pancreatic islet cells to help manage diabetes. Plus the "dumbing" effects of anesthesia and curing well groomed mice with OCD.
Study: Circumcision Pain Not Severe (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Surgery [2013.06.05]
BALTIMORE (MedPage Today) -- Analysis of neonatal breathing rates suggests that infants circumcised without anesthesia did not experience more pain or a greater likelihood of sleep disturbances than infant boys who were not circumcised, researchers reported.