Single-dose dexmedetomidine attenuates airway and circulatory reflexes during extubation.


Guler G. , Akin A. , Tosun Z. , Eskitascoglu E., Mızrak A. , Boyaci A.

Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, cilt.49, ss.1088-91, 2005 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 49 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.2005.00780.x
  • Dergi Adı: Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1088-91

Özet

Background: The alpha agonist dexmedetomidine, a sedative and analgesic, reduces heart rate and blood pressure dose-dependently. We investigated whether it also has the ability to attenuate airway and circulatory reflexes during emergence from anaesthesia.