Clear fluids fasting for elective paediatric anaesthesia : the European Society of Anaesthesiology consensus statement Universiteit Gent
Effect of methylprednisolone on acute kidney injury in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with a cardiopulmonary bypass pump : a randomized controlled trial Universiteit Gent
BACKGROUND: Perioperative corticosteroid use may reduce acute kidney injury. We sought to test whether methylprednisolone reduces the risk of acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery. METHODS: We conducted a prespecified substudy of a randomized controlled trial involving patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (2007-2014); patients were recruited from 79 centres in 18 countries. Eligibility criteria included a ...
Device or target? : a paradigm shift in airway management Implications for guidelines, clinical practice and teaching Universiteit Gent
Determination of the minimum local anesthetic dose (MLAD) of spinal chloroprocaine for inguinal herniorrhaphy in ambulatory surgery, preliminary results Universiteit Gent
Association of preoperative anaemia with postoperative morbidity and mortality : an observational cohort study in low-, middle-, and high-income countries Universiteit Gent
Background: Anaemia is associated with poor postoperative outcomes, but few studies have described the impact of preoperative anaemia in low- and middle- (LMICs), and high-income countries (HICs). Methods: This was a planned analysis of data collected during an international 7 day cohort study of adults undergoing elective inpatient surgery. The primary outcome was in-hospital death, and the secondary outcomes were in-hospital complications. ...