• Nitric oxide index is not a predictor of cognitive dysfunction following laparotomy.

      Twomey, Ciaran; Corrigan, Mark; Burlacu, Crina; Butler, Mark; Iohom, Gabriella; Shorten, George; Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Cork University Hospital and University College Cork, Ireland. ctwomey@ualberta.ca <ctwomey@ualberta.ca> (2010-02)
      To determine the associations between postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) and plasma concentrations of stable nitric oxide products [nitric oxide index (NOi)].