Publications by authors named "Thomas Engelhardt"

92Publications

Desperate times breed desperate measures: About valiance or foolhardiness.

Paediatr Anaesth 2020 06;30(6):634-635

Department of Anesthesia, McGill University Health Center, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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June 2020

Off-label use of dexmedetomidine in paediatric anaesthesiology: an international survey of 791 (paediatric) anaesthesiologists.

Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2020 Oct 29. Epub 2020 Oct 29.

Department of Anaesthesiology, Erasmus University Medical Centre -Sophia Children's Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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October 2020

Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 infections in a pediatric orthopedic hospital.

Paediatr Anaesth 2020 Oct 27. Epub 2020 Oct 27.

Shriners Hospital for Children - Canada, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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October 2020

Use of a high-flow extractor to reduce aerosol exposure in tracheal intubation.

Br J Anaesth 2020 10 28;125(4):e363-e366. Epub 2020 Jul 28.

Department of Anesthesia, McGill University Health Center, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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October 2020

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated (Confucius).

Paediatr Anaesth 2020 03;30(3):203

Department of Anesthesia, McGill University Health Center, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, QC, CA.

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March 2020

Incidence of paediatric unplanned day-case admissions in the UK and Ireland: a prospective multicentre observational study.

Br J Anaesth 2020 Feb 4. Epub 2020 Feb 4.

McGill University Health Center, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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February 2020

Drugs for anesthesia and analgesia in the preterm infant.

Minerva Anestesiol 2020 Jul 28;86(7):742-755. Epub 2020 Jan 28.

Section of Anesthesia, Analgesia, and Intensive Care, Department of Surgical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy -

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July 2020

Volatiles or TIVA: Which is the standard of care for pediatric airway procedures? A pro-con discussion.

Paediatr Anaesth 2020 03 27;30(3):209-220. Epub 2020 Jan 27.

Department of Anesthesia, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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March 2020

Is low-dose propofol sedation safe in unfasted patients?

Br J Anaesth 2020 02 6;124(2):133-135. Epub 2019 Dec 6.

Department of Anesthesia, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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February 2020

Transglottic corticosteroid injection for treatment of soft post-intubation subglottic stenosis: a retrospective analysis of 26 children.

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2019 Dec 17;276(12):3419-3424. Epub 2019 Sep 17.

Department for Paediatric Anaesthesia, Children's Hospital, Amsterdamer Str. 59, 50735, Cologne, Germany.

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December 2019

Long-term neurocognitive impairment after general anaesthesia in childhood: Is obstructive sleep apnoea to blame?

Eur J Anaesthesiol 2019 10;36(10):719-720

From the Department of Anaesthesia, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland (MW), Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK (TE) and Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark (TGH).

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October 2019

A framework for the management of the pediatric airway.

Paediatr Anaesth 2019 10 2;29(10):985-992. Epub 2019 Sep 2.

Medical School, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia.

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October 2019

Anaesthesia for the Growing Brain.

Curr Pharm Des 2019 ;25(19):2165-2170

Department of Anaesthesia & Intensive Care - Paediatric Section, Odense University Hospital, & University of Southern Denmark, Clinical Institute - Anaesthesiology, Odense, Denmark.

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March 2020

The pediatric airway: Historical concepts, new findings, and what matters.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2019 Jun 3;121:29-33. Epub 2019 Mar 3.

Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA.

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June 2019

French guidelines of paediatric airway management: Job done?

Anaesth Crit Care Pain Med 2019 12 5;38(6):595-596. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Children's Hospital Aberdeen and School of Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Erector spinae plane block: the only block you need to know or the poor man's paravertebral?

Minerva Anestesiol 2019 03 13;85(3):233-235. Epub 2019 Feb 13.

Department of Anesthesia, Royal Children's Hospital Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK.

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March 2019

α-2-receptor agonist use in children: some answers, more questions.

Lancet Child Adolesc Health 2018 01 2;2(1):2-3. Epub 2017 Nov 2.

Department of Anaesthesia, BC Children's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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January 2018

Safe anesthesia for neonates, infants and children.

Minerva Pediatr 2018 Oct 23;70(5):458-466. Epub 2018 Jul 23.

Pediatric Section, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark.

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October 2018

Cannot oxygenate, cannot intubate in small children: Urgent need for better data!

Eur J Anaesthesiol 2018 08;35(8):556-557

From the Department of Anaesthesia, University Children's Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland (MW), Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester (RWMW, HAE) and Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK (TE).

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August 2018

Using cuffed tracheal tubes below recommended body weight: Compromising safety or exploring limits safely?

Paediatr Anaesth 2018 03;28(3):193-194

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Children's Hospital Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK.

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March 2018

Long-term neurocognitive outcomes following surgery and anaesthesia in early life.

Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2018 Jun;31(3):297-301

School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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June 2018

Response to: Ultrasonographic assessment of tonsillar volume in children.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2017 10 4;101:261. Epub 2017 Aug 4.

Department of Anaesthetics, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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October 2017

Ultrasonographic assessment of tonsillar volume in children.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2017 Apr 24;95:1-4. Epub 2017 Jan 24.

Department of Anaesthetics, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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April 2017

General anaesthesia under the age of 4 years has minimal impact on future academic performance.

Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 2017 10 11;102(5):276. Epub 2017 May 11.

Department of Anaesthesia & Intensive Care - Paediatric Section, Odense University Hospital, Odense , Denmark.

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October 2017

Ambulatory anesthetic care in children undergoing myringotomy and tube placement: current perspectives.

Local Reg Anesth 2017 19;10:41-49. Epub 2017 Apr 19.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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April 2017

Prevent the need for front of neck access.

Paediatr Anaesth 2017 01;27(1):107-108

Department of Anesthesiology, Sophia Children's Hospital, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

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January 2017

The Relevance of Anesthetic Drug-Induced Neurotoxicity.

JAMA Pediatr 2017 01 2;171(1):e163481. Epub 2017 Jan 2.

Department of Anesthesia, University Children's Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland5Faculty of Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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January 2017

Response to comment 'Tsui, Ban; Tsui, Jenkin: ABC diaphragmatic evaluation for neonates'.

Paediatr Anaesth 2016 Jul;26(7):771-2

Department of Anaesthesia, Center of Head and Orthopaedics, Section for Anaesthesia for ENT-, Head-, Neck- and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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July 2016

The GAS trial.

Lancet 2016 Apr 14;387(10028):1614. Epub 2016 Apr 14.

School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland AB25 2ZN, UK. Electronic address:

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April 2016

The addition of clonidine to bupivacaine in saphenous/sciatic nerve blocks in children.

Paediatr Anaesth 2016 Mar;26(3):321-2

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Children Hospital Bechir Hamza, University Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia.

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March 2016

Essential ultrasound techniques of the pediatric airway.

Paediatr Anaesth 2016 Feb 17;26(2):122-31. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

Department of Anaesthesia, Center of Head and Orthopaedics, Section for Anaesthesia for ENT-, Head-, Neck- and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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February 2016

Alpha-2 adrenoceptor agonists as adjuncts to peripheral nerve blocks in children: a meta-analysis.

Paediatr Anaesth 2016 Mar 16;26(3):232-8. Epub 2015 Dec 16.

Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

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March 2016

Surveys and all--the role of pediatric anesthetic societies.

Paediatr Anaesth 2015 Nov;25(11):1172-3

Bristol University, Bristol, UK.

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November 2015

Safe Anesthesia For Every Tot - The SAFETOTS initiative.

Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2015 Jun;28(3):302-7

aFaculty of Medicine, University of Zurich bDepartment of Anaesthesia, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland cDepartment of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva dDepartment of Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, Paediatric Section, Odense University Hospital eClinical Institute - Anaesthesiology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark fSchool of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Scotland, UK.

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June 2015

The enantioselective population pharmacokinetics of intravenous ketorolac in children using a stereoselective assay suitable for microanalysis.

J Pharm Pharmacol 2015 Sep 16;67(9):1179-87. Epub 2015 Apr 16.

Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK.

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September 2015

Quality of handover in a pediatric postanesthesia care unit.

Paediatr Anaesth 2015 Jul 2;25(7):746-52. Epub 2015 Apr 2.

Department of Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Cologne, Köln/Cologne, Germany.

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July 2015

Quick and safe intubation by visualized passage of the tube-armed Bonfils fiberscope into the trachea.

Paediatr Anaesth 2015 Apr;25(4):434

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital of Cologne, Köln/Cologne, Germany.

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April 2015

Emergence delirium, pain or both? A challenge for clinicians.

Paediatr Anaesth 2015 May 8;25(5):524-9. Epub 2015 Jan 8.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Niguarda Ca' Granda Hospital, Milan-Bicocca University, Milan, Italy.

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May 2015

Prophylactic Transcatheter Arterial Embolization After Successful Endoscopic Hemostasis in the Management of Bleeding Duodenal Ulcer.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2015 Oct;49(9):738-45

Departments of *General and Visceral Surgery †Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology ‡2nd Department of Internal Medicine, HELIOS Hospital Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany.

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October 2015

Rapid sequence induction has no use in pediatric anesthesia.

Paediatr Anaesth 2015 Jan 30;25(1):5-8. Epub 2014 Sep 30.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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January 2015

Tracheal intubation with the Bonfils fiberscope in the difficult pediatric airway: a comparison with fiberoptic intubation.

Paediatr Anaesth 2015 Apr 12;25(4):372-8. Epub 2014 Sep 12.

Department of Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Cologne, Köln/Cologne, Germany; Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Witten/Herdecke University, Köln/Cologne, Germany.

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April 2015

Regionalization of pediatric anesthesia care: has the time come?

Paediatr Anaesth 2014 Sep;24(9):897-8

Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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September 2014

The effect of fentanyl and clonidine on early postoperative negative behavior in children: a double-blind placebo controlled trial.

Paediatr Anaesth 2014 Jun 26;24(6):614-9. Epub 2014 Mar 26.

First Service of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Azienda Ospedaliera di Parma, Parma, Italy.

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June 2014

Response of Dr. Ho's comments.

Paediatr Anaesth 2014 Feb;24(2):224-5

Department of Anaesthesia, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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February 2014

The paediatric airway: basic principles and current developments.

Eur J Anaesthesiol 2014 Jun;31(6):293-9

From the Department of Anaesthesia, University Children's Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland (ARS, MW), and Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK (TE).

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June 2014

Be prepared for the unexpected!

Saudi J Anaesth 2013 Apr;7(2):213-4

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, United Kingdom.

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April 2013

Cannot ventilate--paralyze!

Paediatr Anaesth 2012 Dec;22(12):1147-9

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December 2012

Cannot cannulate: bonulate!

Eur J Anaesthesiol 2012 Jun;29(6):257-8

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June 2012

A child with a difficult airway: what do I do next?

Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2012 Jun;25(3):326-32

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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June 2012

Plasma cyclic guanosine 3',5'-monophosphate levels: a marker of glutamate-nitric oxide-guanyl cyclase activity?

J Opioid Manag 2011 Nov-Dec;7(6):462-6

Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2012

Clonidine does not improve quality of ropivacaine axillary brachial plexus block in children.

Paediatr Anaesth 2012 May 6;22(5):425-9. Epub 2012 Feb 6.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Children Hospital of Tunis, University Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia.

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May 2012

Caudal additives do not improve the analgesia afforded by levobupivacaine after hypospadias repair.

Anesth Pain Med 2012 1;1(3):174-7. Epub 2012 Jan 1.

Department of Anesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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June 2014

Are you hungry? Are you thirsty?--fasting times in elective outpatient pediatric patients.

Paediatr Anaesth 2011 Sep 14;21(9):964-8. Epub 2011 Apr 14.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Foresterhill, Aberdeen,UK.

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September 2011

Equipment and monitoring--what is in the future to improve safety?

Paediatr Anaesth 2011 Jul 16;21(7):815-24. Epub 2011 Mar 16.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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July 2011

Who needs an IV? Retrospective service analysis in a tertiary pediatric hospital.

Paediatr Anaesth 2012 May 28;22(5):442-4. Epub 2010 Dec 28.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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May 2012

Intraoperative dexamethasone and the risk of secondary posttonsillectomy hemorrhage.

J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2010 Dec;39(6):732-6

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Royal Hospital for Sick Children (Yorkhill), Glasgow, Scotland.

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December 2010

Comparison of landmark technique and ultrasound guidance for localisation of long saphenous vein in infants and children.

Emerg Med J 2010 Jun;27(6):443-5

Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, UK.

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June 2010

Proposal for the management of the unexpected difficult pediatric airway.

Paediatr Anaesth 2010 May 22;20(5):454-64. Epub 2010 Mar 22.

Department of Anaesthesia, University Children's Hospital, Steinwiessstrasse 75, Zurich, Switzerland.

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May 2010

Fundamentals of neuronal apoptosis relevant to pediatric anesthesia.

Paediatr Anaesth 2010 May 22;20(5):383-95. Epub 2010 Mar 22.

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Aberdeen Royal Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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May 2010

Semi-elective intraosseous infusion after failed intravenous access in pediatric anesthesia.

Paediatr Anaesth 2010 Feb;20(2):168-71

Department of Anesthesia, University Children's Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland.

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February 2010

Pediatric airway management: comparing the Berci-Kaplan Video Laryngoscope with direct laryngoscopy.

Paediatr Anaesth 2009 Jun;19(6):577-80

Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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June 2009

Airway exchange catheters use in the airway management of neonates and infants undergoing surgical treatment of laryngeal stenosis.

Pediatr Crit Care Med 2009 Sep;10(5):558-61

Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, Jeanne de Flandre Hospital, University Hospital of Lille, Lille, France.

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September 2009

Airway management in children: ultrasonography assessment of tracheal intubation in real time?

Anesth Analg 2009 Feb;108(2):461-5

Pôle d'Anesthésie Réanimation, Hôpital Jeanne de Flandre, CHRU, Rue Eugène Aviné, 59037 Lille Cedex France.

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February 2009

Long-term effects of saw osteotomy versus random fracturing on bone healing and remodeling in a sheep tibia model.

J Orthop Res 2009 May;27(5):680-6

Department of Trauma Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Göttingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, D-37075 Göttingen, Germany.

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May 2009

Intraoperative low-dose ketamine does not prevent a remifentanil-induced increase in morphine requirement after pediatric scoliosis surgery.

Anesth Analg 2008 Oct;107(4):1170-5

Department of Anesthesia, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Ave., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8.

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October 2008

Clinical adaptation of a pharmacokinetic model of Propofol plasma concentrations in children.

Paediatr Anaesth 2008 Mar 7;18(3):235-9. Epub 2008 Jan 7.

Department of Anaesthesia, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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March 2008

Effect of low-dose ketamine on voltage requirement for transcranial electrical motor evoked potentials in children.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2007 Oct;32(22):E627-30

Department of Anesthesia, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2007

Awareness during pediatric anesthesia: what is the position of European pediatric anesthesiologists?

Paediatr Anaesth 2007 Nov;17(11):1066-70

Department of Anaesthesia, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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November 2007

The effect of varying continuous propofol infusions on plasma cyclic guanosine 3',5'-monophosphate concentrations in anesthetized children.

Anesth Analg 2007 Sep;105(3):616-9

Department of Anaesthesia and Laboratory Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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September 2007

The novel hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier HRC 101 improves survival in murine sickle cell disease.

Anesthesiology 2007 Aug;107(2):281-7

Department of Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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August 2007

Comparison of cuffed, uncuffed tracheal tubes and laryngeal mask airways in low flow pressure controlled ventilation in children.

Paediatr Anaesth 2006 Feb;16(2):140-3

Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, Aberdeen, UK.

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February 2006

Selective phosphodiesterase 5 inhibition does not reduce propofol sedation requirements but affects speed of recovery and plasma cyclic guanosine 3',5'-monophosphate concentrations in healthy volunteers.

Anesth Analg 2005 Oct;101(4):1050-3, table of contents

Academic Unit of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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October 2005