- "A comparison of SNAP II and bispectral index monitoring in patients undergoing sedation"
Springman SR, Andrei AC, Willmann K, et al., Anaesthesia. 65 (8): 815-819 Aug 2010. Adolescent; Adult; Aged; Ambulatory Surgical Procedures; Conscious Sedation/instrumentation; Conscious Sedation/methods; Consciousness Monitors; Electroencephalography/instrumentation; Female; Humans; Male; Middle Aged; Monitoring, Intraoperative/instrumentation; Monitoring, Intraoperative/methods; Reproducibility of Results; Young Adult. Pubmed/NLM.
- "Perioperative genomic profiles using structure-specific oligonucleotide probes"
Hogan KJ, Burmester JK, Caldwell MD, et al., Clin Med Res. 7 (3): 69-84 Sep 2009. Alleles; Anesthesia; Female; Genetic Predisposition to Disease; Genetic Variation; Genomics; Genotype; Homozygote; Humans; Male; Models, Biological; Molecular Diagnostic Techniques; Oligonucleotides/genetics; Pharmacogenetics/methods; Polymerase Chain Reaction; Preoperative Period. Pubmed/NLM.
- "Effect of nitrous oxide use on long-term neurologic and neuropsychological outcome in patients who received temporary proximal artery occlusion during cerebral aneurysm clipping surgery"
Pasternak JJ, McGregor DG, Lanier WL, et al., Anesthesiology. 110 (3): 563-573 Mar 2009. Adult; Balloon Occlusion/adverse effects; Cerebral Arteries/drug effects; Cerebral Arteries/surgery; Female; Follow-Up Studies; Humans; Intracranial Aneurysm/physiopathology; Intracranial Aneurysm/surgery; Male; Middle Aged; Nervous System Diseases/chemically induced; Nervous System Diseases/physiopathology; Nervous System Diseases/psychology; Neuropsychological Tests; Neurosurgical Procedures/adverse effects; Neurosurgical Procedures/instrumentation; Nitrous Oxide/administration & dosage; Nitrous Oxide/adverse effects; Postoperative Complications/chemically induced; Postoperative Complications/physiopathology; Postoperative Complications/psychology; Prospective Studies; Surgical Instruments/adverse effects; Treatment Outcome. Pubmed/NLM.
- "Effect of nitrous oxide on neurologic and neuropsychological function after intracranial aneurysm surgery"
McGregor DG, Lanier WL, Pasternak JJ, et al., Anesthesiology 108 (4): 568-579 Apr 2008. In a population of patients at risk for ischemic brain injury, nitrous oxide use had no overall beneficial or detrimental impact on neurologic or neuropsychological outcomes.