[Effects of dexmedetomidine on recovery period of anesthesia and postoperative cognitive function after robot-assisted laparoscopicradical prostatectomy in the elderly people].

@article{Ding2015EffectsOD,
  title={[Effects of dexmedetomidine on recovery period of anesthesia and postoperative cognitive function after robot-assisted laparoscopicradical prostatectomy in the elderly people].},
  author={Lingling Ding and Hong Kun Zhang and Weidong Mi and Yan He and Xu Zhang and Xin Ma and Hongzhao Li},
  journal={Zhong nan da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Central South University. Medical sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={40 2},
  pages={129-35}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the neuroprotective effect of dexmedetomidine on recovery period of anesthesia and postoperative cognitive function after robot assisted laparoscopicradical prostatectomy in the elderly people. METHODS A total of 100 elderly patients who underwent robotic laparoscopic radical prostatectomy were divided into 2 groups: A dexmedetomidine group (n=50) and a control group (n=50). Patients in the dexmedetomidine group were given a loading dosage of dexmedetomidine [0.8 μg/(kg… CONTINUE READING