International Journal of Anesthesia and Clinical Medicine

Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Analgesic and Opioid Sparing Effects of Tramadol, Ketamine, and Bupivacaine Following Wound Infiltration After Caesarean Section

    Olayinka Olumide Ajiboye, Adeyemi William Osebequin, Agu Edith, Olateju Simeon Olugbade, Achi Joseph, Oyewole Ezekiel

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Dec. 16, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 02, 2024
    Published: Jan. 18, 2024
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    Abstract: Background: Adequate management of pain is considered a fundamental human right and social justice and this may be achieved for women who had caesarean section under subarachnoid block with multi modal means of analgesia. Wound infiltration with different agents may be part of the multi modal means of providing adequate analgesia. The study aimed t... Show More
  • Case Report

    Ultrasound-Guided Quadratus Lumborum Block as a Sole Anesthetic Method for Giant Inguinal Herniorrhaphy in an Elderly Patient with High Risk

    Guangchao Zhang, Min Xu, Xiao Wang*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 7-10
    Received: Jan. 14, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 29, 2024
    Published: Feb. 05, 2024
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    Abstract: Background: Quadratus lumborum (QL) block is a fascial plane block where local anesthetic is injected adjacent to the quadratus lumborum muscle to provide effective analgesia for abdominal procedures. We presented the feasibility of using this technique as the sole anesthetic technique for giant inguinal herniorrhaphy repair by observing intraopera... Show More
  • Case Report

    Thrombosis of Prosthetic Tricuspid Valve During Veno-Arterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support: A Case Report

    Yunyi Zhang, Shuhua Luo*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 11-14
    Received: Jan. 17, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 31, 2024
    Published: Feb. 20, 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijacm.20241201.13
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    Abstract: Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is frequently used for severe postcardiotomy cardiogenic shock in patients with bioprosthetic valves. Acute prosthetic valve thrombosis (PVT) is a rare complication after valve replacement surgery and significantly increases morbidity and mortality. Patients who develop PVT on ECMO could significantly infl... Show More