IARS 2012 Best of Meeting Abstract Award Finalists

Airway Management in Low Tracheal Tumour – An Anaesthetic Challenge
Satinder Gombar, MD
Government Medical College and Hospital
Chandigarh, India

Chronic Morphine Administration Leads to Increased Neuroapoptosis in Newborn Rats
Dusica Bajic, MD
Children’s Hospital Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Exposure of TG2576 Mice to Isoflurane Results in No Detectable Increase in A Amyloid Load VIA [18F]AV45 Pet Imaging Confirmed with Autoradiographic Investigation
Cody Rowan, MD
University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville
Knoxville, Tennessee

In Vivo Fluorescence-Mediated Tomography Imaging Demostrates Atorvastatin Mediated Reduction of Lesion Macrophages in APOE-Deficient Mice
Jan Larmann, MD
Hannover Medical School
Hannover, Germany

Perioperative Use of the Glucommander® for Glucose Control in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
Julie L. Huffmyer, MD
University of Virginia Medical Center
Crozet, Virginia

The Minimum Effective Dose of Dexamethasone in Combination with Midazolam in Patients Undergoing Laproscopic Cholecystectomy for Prevention of Post Operative Nausea and Vomiting
Shashi Srivastava, MD
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Lucknow, India