Bernhard Frank

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BACKGROUND The Narcotrend Index (NI) of anesthetic depth is potentially a pharmacodynamic measure of the effects of sevoflurane on the brain. METHODS In this prospective observational study of 30 pediatric surgical patients (1-11 years), we investigated the correlation between nonsteady-state endtidal sevoflurane (eT(Sevo)), NI, mean arterial pressure(More)
We describe a case of severe anaphylactic shock without exanthema in an 8-year-old boy who was undergoing elective surgery for an ileostomy. The boy had a history of four anorectal operations in the newborn period, but no history of allergies. Sudden, profound bronchospasm and cardiorespiratory collapse occurred 30 min after the beginning of the operation.(More)
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