Tver State Medical Academy Presented Results of the Recent Research at the Conference of the European Society of Anesthesiology in Barcelona
Euroanaesthesia 2013 – the annual conference of the European Society of Anesthesiology took place in Barcelona, Spain from June 1-4, 2013. This forum is the platform for exchange of views, ideas, experiences and presentations of research results by leading European specialists in anesthesiology. The event was attended by representative of Tver State Medical Academy Prof. S.I. Sitkin, head of department of anesthesiology, resuscitation and intensive therapy, who delivered presentations on the recent research at his department on the following subjects:
- the use of sevoflurane and laryngeal mask airway (LMA) in the dental practice for mentally retarded children;
- influence of spinal and general anesthesia on plasma level of the n-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in elderly patients during early post-operative period;
- effect of intra-abdominal pressure in pregnancy for the development of spinal block in cesarean section.