Neostigmine reversal doesn't improve postoperative respiratory safety.
Matthew J Meyer et al.
BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 346, f1460-f1460 (2013-03-21)
Victor B Tsirline et al.
American journal of surgery, 204(6), 849-855 (2012-10-02)
Colonic pseudo-obstruction in critically ill patients may lead to devastating colonic perforation. Neostigmine is often the first-line intervention, because colonoscopy is more invasive and labor intensive. A retrospective 10-year review at a tertiary medical center identified 100 patients with Ogilvie's...
Babar Kayani et al.
International journal of surgery (London, England), 10(9), 453-457 (2012-09-19)
A best evidence topic was written according to a structured protocol. In [patients with acute colonic pseudo-obstruction] is [neostigmine] superior to [conservative treatment] with respect to [duration of symptoms and complications]. In total 51 papers were found using the reported...
Jakub Fichna et al.
Pharmacological reports : PR, 64(5), 1146-1154 (2012-12-15)
Animal models of visceral pain have gained much attention as an important tool to elucidate the possible mechanisms underlying functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorders. Here we report the development of a new, minimally invasive behavioral model of abdominal pain induced by...
Christian Lyngsaa Lang et al.
Ugeskrift for laeger, 175(16), 1120-1121 (2013-05-09)
The case report describes a 37-year-old woman who was diagnosed with Ogilvie's syndrome after caesarean section. Conservative treatment was initiated with minimal effect, and the patient was subsequently treated with IV neostigmine. A computed tomography of the abdomen revealed enlarged...