World Anesthesia Day 2018

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October 16, 2018 is World Anesthesia Day!

In honor of this important day commemorating the first successful demonstration of ether anesthesia on October 16, 1846, Elsevier is pleased to provide free access to some of the top articles from our anesthesiology journals.

All articles are freely available through December 31, 2018. We invite you to read, download and share these articles with your colleagues!

Article collection

British Journal of Anaesthesia

Recommendations for the nomenclature of cognitive change associated with anaesthesia and surgery – 2018

L. Evered, B. Silbert, D.S. Knopman, D.A. Scott, S.T. DeKosky, L.S. Rasmussen, E S. Oh, G. Crosby, M. Berger, R.G. Eckenhoff, and The Nomenclature Consensus Working Group
British Journal of Anaesthesia, Volume 121, November 2018, Pages 1005-1012

Anaesthesia, surgery, and life-threatening allergic reactions: protocol and methods of the 6th National Audit Project (NAP6) of the Royal College of Anaesthetists

T.M. Cook, N.J.N. Harper, L. Farmer, T. Garcez, K. Floss, S. Marinho, H. Torevell, A. Warner, N. McGuire, K. Ferguson, J. Hitchman, W. Egner, H. Kemp, M. Thomas, D.N. Lucas, S. Nasser, S. Karanam, K.-L. Kong, S. Farooque, M. Bellamy, A. McGlennan, S. R. Moonesinghe
British Journal of Anaesthesia, Volume 121, July 2018, Pages 124-133

Videolaryngoscopy versus direct laryngoscopy for emergency orotracheal intubation outside the operating room: a systematic review and meta-analysis

N. Arulkumaran, J. Lowe, R. Ions, M. Mendoza, V. Bennett, M.W. Dunser
British Journal of Anaesthesia, Volume 120, April 2018, Pages 712-724

BJA Education

Anaesthesia for minimally invasive cardiac surgery

A. Parnell, M. Prince
BJA Education, Volume 18, October 2018, Pages 323-330

Pain management in low- and middle-income countries

W.W. Morriss, C.J. Roques
BJA Education, Volume 18, September 2018, Pages 265-270

Consent in anaesthesia, critical care and pain medicine

T. Orr, R. Baruah
BJA Education, Volume 18, May 2018, Pages 135-139

Best Practice & Research Clinical Anaesthesiology

International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia

Dexmedetomidine, high-flow nasal oxygen and sugammadex-reversal of rocuronium: overcoming anaesthetic challenges in a parturient with congenital muscular dystrophy presenting for caesarean section

M. Creaney, RM. Moriarty, M. Milner, C. Murphy
International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia, Volume 34, May 2018, Pages 108-112

Incidence and risk factors for chronic pain after elective caesarean delivery under spinal anaesthesia in a Chinese cohort: a prospective study

L.Z. Wang, C.N.Wei, F.Xiao, X.Y. Chang, Y.F. Zhang
International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia, Volume 34, May 2018, Pages 21-27

Journal of Anesthesia History

Related Gunmen Paddock Committed Murder—Suicide in 1888 and in 2017

Barrett J. Kumar, George S. Bause
Journal of Anesthesia History, Volume 4, July 2018, Pages 193-195

The Perfect and Famous Anesthetic Known as Methyl in Boston in 1895

Qing H. Yang, Theodore A. Alston
Journal of Anesthesia History, Volume 4, April 2018, Pages 115-122

The 2016 Lewis H. Wright Memorial Lecture: America's Doctor Anaesthetists (1862-1936)—Turning a Tide of Asphyxiating Waves

George S. Bause
Journal of Anesthesia History, Volume 3, January 2017, Pages 12-18

Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia

Anesthesia for Lung Transplantation in Cystic Fibrosis: Retrospective Review from the Irish National Transplantation Centre

Martin Lenihan, Darren Mullane, Donal Buggy, Georgina Flood, Michael Griffin
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, Volume 32, October 2018, Pages 2372-2380

Report on Cardiac Anesthesia Progress and Challenges in China

Jiakai Lu, Weiping Cheng, Jiapeng Huang
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, Volume 32, October 2018, Pages 2365-2371

History of Cardiac Anesthesia in India

Deepak K. Tempe, Indira Malik
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, Volume 32, October 2018, Pages 2344-2355

Journal of Clinical Anesthesia

Predicting patients requiring discharge to post-acute care facilities following primary total hip replacement: Does anesthesia type play a role?

Beamy S. Sharma, Matthew W. Swisher, Christina N. Doan, Bahareh Khatibi, Rodney A. Gabriel
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, Volume 51, December 2018, Pages 32-36

Comparison of the postoperative effect between epidural anesthesia and continuous wound infiltration on patients with open surgeries: A meta-analysis

Haifang Li, Rui Chen, Zaiqi Yang, Cuifang Nie, Shengqiang Yang
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, Volume 51, December 2018, Pages 20-31

The Journal of Pain

Management of Postoperative Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American Pain Society, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, and the American Society of Anesthesiologists' Committee on Regional Anesthesia, Executive Committee, and Administrative Council

Roger Chou, Debra B. Gordon, Oscar A. de Leon-Casasola, Jack M. Rosenberg, Stephen Bickler, Tim Brennan, Todd Carter, Carla L. Cassidy, Eva Hall Chittenden, Ernest Degenhardt, Scott Griffith, Renee Manworren, Bill McCarberg, Robert Montgomery, Jamie Murphy, Melissa F. Perkal, Santhanam Suresh, Kathleen Sluka, Scott Strassels, Richard Thirlby, Eugene Viscusi, Gary A. Walco, Lisa Warner, Steven J. Weisman, Christopher L. Wu
The Journal of Pain, Volume 17, February 2016, Pages 131-157

Street prices of prescription opioids diverted to the illicit market: data from a national surveillance program

H. Surratt, S. Kurtz, T. Cicero, R. Dart, G. Baker, G. Vorsanger
The Journal of Pain, Volume 14, April 2013, Supplement S40

Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Hospice and Palliative Care: A Systematic Review

Yvette S. Zeng, Connie Wang, Kristina E. Ward, Anne L. Hume
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, Article in Press

Pain and Emergency Department Use in the Last Month of Life Among Older Adults with Dementia

Lauren J. Hunt, Christine S. Ritchie, Janine K. Cataldo, Kanan Patel, Caroline E. Stephens, Alexander K. Smith
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, Article in Press

Cryotherapy Relieves Pain and Edema After Inguinal Hernioplasty in Males With End-Stage Renal Disease: A Prospective Randomized Study

Fei-Ran Zhang, Yang Zheng, Li-Jun Yan, Chan-Shan Ma, Jun-Tian Chen, Wei Li
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, Volume 56, October 2018, Pages 501-508

Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care

Safe anaesthesia in unsafe corners of the world

Sanja Janjanin, Ana Lufinha, Colin Berry
Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Volume 22, October 2018, Pages 17-21

Recent trends in anaesthesia and analgesia for breast cancer surgery

S.B. Shah, U. Hariharan U. Hariharan, A.K. Bhargava
Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Volume 20, June 2018, Pages 11-20