June 27, 2019 Resident Dr. Zameer Pirani, alongside Professor Emeritus Dr. Morley-Forster and colleagues, report on the use of intravenous lidocaine in the management of chronic peripheral neuropathic pain.
June 07, 2019 Drs. Kumar and Singh are co-authors on this systematic review, comparing the efficacy of both the anesthetic techniques with respect to maternal and fetal outcomes of the ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure.
February 26, 2019 Dr. Jennifer Vergel de Dios has just been announced as a recipient of one of the Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society 2019 Honour Awards. She is receiving the John Bradley Young Educator Award, recognizing excellence and effectiveness in education in anesthesia.
February 19, 2019 Dr. Bruni was part of a team that implemented a novel post-oropharyngeal surgery bleeding model in a nationwide otolaryngology emergencies bootcamp, to teach and evaluate technical and non-technical skills required to competently manage this clinical scenario.
January 25, 2019 “Our paramedics, emergency physicians, and resuscitation specialists are all to be congratulated for ever-increasing success with ROSC… but now the real work begins.” Read more from Dr. Hegazy.
December 18, 2019 The opioid abuse epidemic has highlighted the risks associated with these medications. This retrospective cohort study sought to determine whether filling a postoperative opioid prescription after low acuity urologic surgery is associated with new persistent opioid use.
December 18, 2019 Dr. Daniel Bainbridge and colleagues, conduct a prospective, observational study to determine the effects of positioning on the volume/location of the internal jugular vein using 2-dimensional tracked ultrasound.
December 18, 2019 In the new issue of JAMA, Dr. Chris Harle and the FIBRES research group report the finding of their randomized controlled trial, which included patients from 11 major Canadian hospital. The RCT sought to determine if fibrinogen concentrate is noninferior to cryoprecipitate for treatment of bleeding related to hypofibrinogenemia after cardiac surgery.