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2017 Publications

  1. Bester K, Pretorius T. Intraoperative glucose management in children <1 year or <10kg: an observational study. South Afr J Anaesth Analg 2017; 1:1: 1-4

 

  1. Biccard BM, Ashbridge Scott DJ, et al. Myocardial Injury After Non-cardiac Surgery (MINS) in Vascular Surgical Patients. Annals of Surgery 2017

 

  1. Bishop DG, Rodseth RN, Dyer RA. Context is king – obstetric anaesthesia management strategies in limited resource settings. International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia: 2017: 31: 1-4

 

  1. Devereaux PJ, Biccard BM et al. Association of Postoperative High-Sensitivity Troponin Levels With Myocardial Injury and 30-Day Mortality Among Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery. JAMA 2017: 317:16; 1642-1651

 

  1. Du Toit L, van Dyk D, Hofmeyr R, Lombard C, Dyer R. Core Temperature Monitoring in Obstetric Spinal Anesthesia using an Ingestible Telemetric Sensor. Anesthesia & Analgesia, accepted, in press 2017

 

  1. Duys R, Duma S, Dyer R. A pilot of the use of Short Message Service (SMS) as a training tool for anaesthesia nurses. South Afr J Anaesth Analg 2017; 1:1: 1-3

 

  1. Dyer RA, Daniels A, Vorster A, et al. Maternal cardiac output response to colloid preload and vasopressor therapy during spinal anaesthesia for caesarean section in patients with severe preeclampsia: a randomised controlled trial. Anaesthesia2017;72 (in press).

 

  1. Dyer RA, Emmanuel A, Adams S, et al. A randomised comparison of bolus phenylephrine and ephedrine for the management of spinal hypotension in patients with severe preeclampsia and fetal compromise. Int J Obstet Anesth2017;(Suppl. 1); S11; O9. [89]

 

  1. Gibbs MW, Hofmeyr R. Carbon dioxide: making the right connection. South Afr J Anaesth Analg 2017; 23:3: 76-78

 

  1. Gray RM. Anesthesia-induced rhabdomyolysis or malignant hyperthermia: is defining the crisis important? Pediatric Anesthesia 2017. Editorial 1-4

 

  1. Gray R, Roelofse J. Sedating children in South Africa. South Afr J Anaesth Analg2017: 23(2): 56-56

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, McGuire J et al. Multilevel dilatation of tracheal and bronchial stenosis using a non-occlusive tracheal dilatation balloon in a patient with sclerosing airway disease. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2017. 31: S1-S33

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Matthew J, De Decker R. Wilderness Medicine in Southern Africa. (Guest Editorial) South African Medical Journal  2017; 107:7: 554-555

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Tolken G, de Decker R. Acute high-altitude illness. South African Medical Journal 2017; 107:7:556-561

 

  1. Hofmeyr R. Wilderness cold-exposure injuries: An African perspective. South African Medical Journal  2017; 107:7: 566-570

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Milner A, O’Sullivan EP. Intubation through supraglottic airways: Are we on target, or just passing through? Editorial, South Afr J Anaesth Analg 2017; 23:3:

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Dyer R. Maternal hypotension after neuraxial anaesthesia. In: Fernando R, editor. Obstetric anaesthesiology: an illustrated case-based approach. 1st ed. Cambridge University Press; 2017. Chapter 31

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Matjila M, Dyer RA. Preeclampsia in 2017: Obstetric and Anaesthesia Management. Best Practice & Research Clinical Anaesthesiology  2017; 31: 1: 125-138

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Miller D. Comparison of aspiration protection by extraglottic airways in an anatomically-correct regurgitation model (11AP05)  European Journal Anaesthesiology,  2017; 34 (e-Supp 55): 257-258

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, McGuire J, Park K, et al. Initial assessment and development of anaesthesia techniques for use of a novel, non-occlusive tracheal dilatation balloon allowing continuous oxygenation and ventilation. European Journal Anaesthesiology,  2017; 34 (e-Supp 55): 273

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, McGuire J, Marwick P, et al. Continuous ventilation during tracheal dilatation using a novel, non-occlusive tracheal balloon dilator in an ovine model. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia2017; 31: S84

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Matthew J Buchanan S, et al. Growing wilderness and expedition medicine education in southern Africa. South African Medical Journal 2017: 107:8 in print August 2017

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, Tolken G, De Decker R. Expedition medicine: A southern African perspective. South African Medical Journal, 2017: 107:8 in print August 2017

 

  1. Hofmeyr R, D’Alton C. Heat-related illness in the African wilderness. South African Medical Journal, 2017: 107:8 in print August 2017

 

  1. Jones GW, Biccard BM. Management of failed spinal anaesthesia for caesarean section. South African Medical Journal  2017; 107:7: 611-614

 

  1. Kingma K, Hofmeyr R, Zeng I, et al. A Comparison of Four Methods of Endotracheal Tube Passage in Simulated Airways – There is Room for Improved Techniques. Emergency Medicine Australasia, accepted, in press 2017

 

  1. Kisten T, Biccard BM. Incidence and hospital mortality of vascular surgery patients with perioperative myocardial infarction (PMI) or myocardial injury after non-cardiac surgery (MINS). South Afr J Anaesth Analg 2017; 1:1: 1-5

 

  1. Matthew J, Robertson C, Hofmeyr R. Update on drowning. South African Medical Journal  2017; 107:7: 562-565

 

  1. Meyer HM, Thomas J, Wilson GS, de Kock M. Anesthesia-related and perioperative mortality: An audit of 8493 cases at a tertiary pediatric teaching hospital in South Africa. Pediatric Anesthesia: 2017: 27: 1021-1027

 

  1. Rayne S, Burger S, van Straten S, Biccard B et al. Setting the research and implementation agenda for equitable access to surgical care in South Africa. BMJ Glob Health 2017; 2:e000170

 

  1. Skinner DL, de Vasconcellos K, Biccard BM, et al. Critical care admission of South African (SA) surgical patients: Results of the SA Surgical Outcomes Study. SAMJ May 2017 : 107:5; 411-419

 

  1. Skinner DL, Laing GL, Bruce J, Biccard B, Muckart DJJ. Validating the utilisation of venous bicarbonate as a predictor of acute kidney injury in crush syndrome from sjambok injuries. SAMJ May 2017 : 107:5: 446-450

 

  1. Zaman, J, Madden, V.J, et al. Biased intensity judgements of visceral sensations after fear learning to visceral stimuli: a drift diffusion approach. 2017. Journal of Pain, in press.

 

Book Chapters:

  1. Hofmeyr R, Dyer RA. Maternal hypotension during neuraxial anaesthesia. Ch.31, in: Husain, Fernando, Segal (ED), Obstetric Anaesthesiology: An Illustrated Case-Based Approach, Cambridge University Press (in press, 2017).

 

  1. Farling PA, James MFM. Endocrine disease and anaesthesia. Oxford Textbook of Anaesthesia, Oxford University Press April 2017

 

  1. Satoshi Nakatani, Maria Joao Andrade and Justiaan Swanevelder.  Chapter 13: Echocardiography in detecting cardiac sources of embolism. Emergency Echocardiography. Eds Aleksandar N Neskovic, Frank A Flachskampf, Michael H Picard. Taylor and Francis 2017