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How wasp and bee stinger designs help deliver the pain

In a new study, researchers found that the stingers of the two species are about five times softer at the tip than at the base to make it easier to


Bringing safe anaesthesia to the people of rural Mongolia

Professor David Pescod is Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne and Deputy Director at the Department of Anaesthesia, The Northern Hospital, Victoria, Australia. He is also a Council


Phase 3 clinical trial data show efficacy of BARHEMSYS in treatment of post-operative nausea and vomiting

Acacia Pharma Group plc recently announced that data and analyses from its positive Phase 3 clinical trial with BARHEMSYS™ (intravenous amisulpride) have been published in the online edition of the  journal Anesthesia


Muscle relaxants increase risk of respiratory complications

Muscle relaxants are a necessary part of anaesthesia during certain major operations. Studies have, however, hinted at respiratory risks connected with these drugs. POPULAR, a major prospective observational European study