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Reviews submitted by Dr Derek Rosen are listed below
Queensland Children's Hospital
Effect of high-flow nasal oxygen on hypoxaemia during procedural sedation

A systematic review and meta-analysis


Submitted January 2023 by Dr Derek Rosen

Overview - Systematic review of the effect of high-flow nasal oxygen (NHFO2) vs conventional oxygen (nasal prongs, face mask, mouth guard) for procedural sedation in adults and children. - Methods:...

Measures to prolong duration of sensory block after regional anaesthesia

Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology

Submitted January 2023 by Dr Derek Rosen

This review article discusses the evidence for the different techniques used to prolong sensory neural blockade. Of the commonly used adjuvants dexamethasone (perineural 4mg, followed by intravenous...

New blocks on the kids

Core basic nerve blocks in paediatric anaesthesia


Submitted January 2023 by Dr Derek Rosen

This useful review article discusses the benefits of regional anaesthesia in children (anaesthesia sparing, opioid sparing, and a reduction in emergence delirium severity) despite its lower use...


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