Volume 20, No.2, October 2013


Contents

Editorials
1.I. Acalovschi: Romanian Journal of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care: 20 years of publishing

2. D. Ionescu: Propofol infusion syndrome – between myth, reality and threat Download full article

Clinical studies
3. P. Lee, N. McAuliffe, C. Dunlop, M. Palanisamy, G. Shorten: A comparison of the effects of two analgesic regimens on the development of persistent post-surgical pain (PPSP) after breast
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4. A. Jayakumar, B. Ateleanu, A.R. Wilkes, I. Hodzovic: Effect of trolley height on the management of difficult airway; a manikin study Download full article

5. H. Vasian, S. Mărgărit, D. Ionescu, E. Balla, C. Coadă, I. Acalovschi: The influence of anaesthetic technique on the hemodynamic profile in colorectal surgery. Total intravenous anaesthesia-target controlled infusion (TIVA-TCI) vs inhalation
anaesthesia

6. I. Cîndea, A. Balcan, V. Gherghina, B. Samoilă,
G. Nicolae, R. Popescu, D. Costea: Effect of intraoperative nefopam on acute pain management after major abdominal surgery

Reviews
7. G.M. Gurman: Propofol-related infusion syndrome (PRIS) – a review Download full article

8. R.A. Greengrass, M.W. Isenhower, K. Rospigliosi, S.J. Brull: Continuous peripheral nerve catheters and regional analgesia in pregnancy – a brief review of safety
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9. A. Izakson, M. Papiashvili, E. Potylchansky, T. Ezri: Complete airway obstruction by foreign body: another anesthetic challenge. A brief review Download full article

Case reports
10. J. Barack, P.E.F. Roman, A.S. Grewal, I. Shats, M. Dawood, A.M. Grigore: Transesophageal echocardiography assessment of massive left atrial thrombus due to mitral stenosis and atrial fibrillation Download full article
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11. S.R. Clendenen, G.A. Rodriguez, R.A. Greengrass,
L.B. Lundy: Regional anesthesia for craniotomy in a patient with inflammatory myopathy Download full article

ESA/EBA-UEMS information
12. B. Ateleanu, Z. Goldik, A. Varvinskiy, T. Moisin, N. Hasan: An overview of the European Diploma of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care and of other important initiatives of the European Society of Anaesthesiology
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In memoriam
13. Radu Simionescu

Calendar of events

Guidelines for authors