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January-April 2022| Vol 16| Issue 1

Original Article

Effectiveness of magnesium sulfate on the smoothness of extubation in patients undergoing general anesthesia with endotracheal intubation: a randomized controlled trial

Purpose Tracheal extubation remains a critical step in anesthetic management and is supposedly associated with coughing, bucking, laryngospasm, and agitation. Physicians should make all possi...

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Effect of coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic on cardiothoracic hospitalization rates and emergency services: the collateral damage

Background The recent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has taken a great toll on the already strained healthcare services. In this study, we aim to evaluate the effect of the COVI...

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A randomized, double-blind interventional study comparing the effect of levobupivacaine versus ropivacaine with fentanyl as an adjuvant in thoracic epidural analgesia for post-thoracotomy pain relief

Context Majority of studies have compared the clinical efficacy of levobupivacaine or ropivacaine with bupivacaine. Therefore, new and safer anesthetic agents ropivacaine and levobupivacaine ...

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