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Pharmacology, side effects and interactions – focus on perioperative implications

Introduction Citalopram is a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI) used in the treatment of depression. This drug has some implications for the anaesthetist and perioperative practitioners, which will be briefly


Rerouting nerves during amputation reduces phantom limb pain before it starts

Doctors at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and College of Medicine are pioneering the use of primary targeted muscle reinnervation (TMR) to prevent or reduce debilitating phantom limb


20 May 2019, Spine pain and spinal pain treatments; Oswestry

Venue:                                 Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital Target Audience:             Consultants in Radiology and Orthopaedics/Spinal Surgery, Physicians in Pain Medicine, Anaesthetists, Anaesthetic, Orthopaedic and Radiology Registrars, Allied Health Professionals Convenor:                           Dr


Brain activity predicts fear of pain

Researchers applied a machine learning technique that could potentially translate patterns of activity in fear-processing brain regions into scores on questionnaires used to assess a patient’s fear of pain. This


An insight into the global anaesthesia laryngeal masks market 2018-2022

The global anaesthesia laryngeal masks market is expected to post a CAGR of over 6 per cent during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by Technavio. A