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Anesthesia management of ophthalmic surgery for patient with suspected/confirmed COVID-19 -Saudi Anesthesia Society guidelines-
Nauman Ahmad, Abdul Zahoor, Abdulaziz E Ahmad, Abdelazeem El Dawlatly
Cancer in corona times
Shagun Bhatia Shah, Rajiv Chawla
Anesthesia management of thoracic surgery in a patient with suspected/confirmed COVID-19: Interim Saudi Anesthesia Society guidelines
Abdelazeem Eldawlatly, Mohamed R El Tahan, Ahmed Abdulmomen, Maan Kattan, Abdulaziz E Ahmad
Airway management and COVID-19 patient -Saudi Anesthesia Society guidelines-
Mohammed K Al Harbi, Ahmed Abdulmomen, Fahad Al Qurashi, Maan Kattan, Abdulaziz E Ahmad, Abdelazeem Eldawlatly
Considerations and Recommendations for Obstetric Anesthesia Care During COVID-19 Pandemic - Saudi Anesthesia Society Guidelines
Omar Alyamani, Ibrahim Abushoshah, Nasser A Tawfeeq, Fatma Al Dammas, Fahd A Algurashi

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1.  Short-term memory impairment in patients undergoing general anesthesia and its contributing factors
2.  Attitudes and Knowledge of Anesthesiology Trainees to Radiation Exposure in a Tertiary Care Hospital
3.  Analgesic Efficacy and Spread of Local Anesthetic in Ultrasound Guided Paravertebral, Pectoralis II, and Serratus Anterior Plane Block for Breast Surgeries: A Randomized Controlled Trial
4.  Pain, stress, analgesia and postpartum depression: revisiting the controversy with a randomized controlled trial
5.  Post‑operative analgesic efficacy of Fluroscopy guided erector spinae plane block after Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL): A randomised controlled study
6.  The effect of tranexamic acid in reducing postoperative hemorrhage in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft
7.  Comparison of analgesic efficacy of Ultrasound guided thoracic Paravertebral block versus surgeon guided Serratus Anterior Plane block for acute postoperative pain in patients undergoing thoracotomy for lung surgery-A prospective randomized study.
9.  Do the Existing Systemic Diseases Overstate Anaesthetic Intervention during Cataract Surgery under local Anaesthesia? An Observational Study to correlate the Association
10.  Modified Electroconvulsive Therapy in a Resource Challenged Setting: Comparison of Two Doses (0.5mg/Kg and 1mg/Kg) of Suxamethonium Chloride
12.  Assessment of pain in patients with primary immune deficiency
13.  Comparison of the skin to epidural space distance at the thoracic and lumbar levels in children using magnetic resonance imaging
1.  Unusual routes for transmission of coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Recommendations to interrupt the vicious cycle of infection.
2.  Anesthesia for thoracic surgery in infants and children
3.  COVID 19 and the Perioperative Neuroscience – A narrative review
4.  Pain management in COVID-19 pediatric patients - An Evidence- Based Review
5.  Anesthesia for GI endoscopy in the era of COVID-19
1.  Percutaneous High Cervical Cordotomy in intractable, Unilateral Malignant Pain- A case report
2.  Anaesthetic Nuances in Segawa’s Syndrome: A Case Report and Review of Literature
3.  Erector spinae plain block in various abdominal surgeries: a case series
4.  Lumbar erector spinae plane block obtunding knee and ankle reflexes
5.  Anaesthetic management of a “Supercentenarian” (Oldest living person on Earth) posted for an Emergency Surgery
6.  Laparoscopic bariatric surgery in a patient with idiopathic intracranial hypertension and lumboperitoneal shunt: anesthetic implications.
7.  A mysterious case of fat embolism
8.  Incidental Finding of Tracheobronchial Foreign Body during Double Lumen Tube (DLT) Placement- Lessons Learned
9.  Erector Spinae Plane (ESP) block and Rhomboid Intercostal Block (RIB) for the treatment of Post Mastectomy Pain Syndrome (PMPS)
10.  Oral Teratoma in a Neonate – Anesthetic Challenge
11.  Bilateral High Thoracic Continuous Erector Spinae Plane Blocks for Postoperative Analgesia in Posterior Cervical Fusion
12.  Successful bilevel positive airway pressure therapy in a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis after emergency laparotomy: A case report
13.  Emergency Cesarean Section in A COVID-19 patient: A Case Report
14.  Management of Child after Traumatic Epidural Hematoma with Pulmonary Edema and Arrhythmia
15.  Utility of gastric ultrasound in evaluating nil per os status in a child
1.  Sphenopalatine ganglion block for abortive treatment of a migraine headache
2.  The role of the hyper-angulated videolaryngoscope in nasotracheal intubation
3.  Anaesthetic management of a patient with Susac syndrome: A rare neurological disorder
4.  Assessing adequacy of collateral foot circulation: A simple bedside test prior to lower extremity arterial cannulation
5.  Yet another lost guide wire
6.  Spread of local anaesthetic after thoracic erector spinae and thoracic paravertebral block in patients with multiple posterolateral rib fractures
7.  Point of care nasal ultrasonography: A novel technique using “hockey stick” probe.
8.  Different standards of variable pitch for oxygen saturation with pulse rate and heart rate monitoring: avoidable complication
9.  The novel ‘FIT’ of endobronchial intubation: Whimsical contention or factitious science
10.  Changing nasal endotracheal tube to opposite nostril in a patient with no mouth opening under general anaesthesia, after initial awake fiberoptic intubation
11.  Superior Trunk block for humerus surgery: application beyond the shoulder analgesia
12.  Ultrasound to identify cause of unilateral caudal anaesthesia
13.  “Local anesthetic systemic toxicity in pediatric patient: tips to prevent”
14.  Ultrasound guided continuous retroclavicular brachial plexus block
15.  A novel transparent box for intubation in a suspect/confirmed COVID-19 patient
16.  Treating postdural puncture headache in COVID-19 positive patient- is bilateral greater occipital nerve block the answer?
17.  Use of a bronchial blocker in prone position
18.  Response to the case submitted by Bellapukonda etal- Can intubate but cannot ventilate! An unexpected event in a child with stridor after accidental aspiration of the potassium permanganate solution.
19.  Use of Lung ultrasound to diagnose intraoperative tension pneumothorax in a pediatric laparoscopic surgery
20.  Aftermath of COVID-19: need for developing novel bedside communication skills
21.  An incidental diagnosis of tracheal bronchus using computed tomography in the congenital heart disease patient.
22.  Possible use of low-molecular weight dextran as adjuvant for erector spinae plane block procedure
23.  In Response To A Comment On Lung Isolation For Lobectomy In Elderly Post Radiation Fibrosis Of A Difficult Airway- Pediatric Double-Lumen Tube And Pediatric Ureteroscope As Rescue Devices
24.  Spread the local, not the virus!
25.  Anticipated difficult airway: Planning, Safety and Ethics while applying a novel technique