[Influence of processed EEG monitoring in the anesthetic management and its cost in off-pump coronary surgery: a research protocol].

@article{Martins2013InfluenceOP,
  title={[Influence of processed EEG monitoring in the anesthetic management and its cost in off-pump coronary surgery: a research protocol].},
  author={Allan Martins and Ana Maria Barros Chaves Pereira and Helena Seabra and Diana Gomes and Ana Fonte Boa and F{\'a}tima M L S Lima},
  journal={Revista portuguesa de cirurgia cardio-toracica e vascular : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cirurgia Cardio-Toracica e Vascular},
  year={2013},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={67-71}
}
BACKGROUD Although in some studies intraoperative processed EEG monitoring has shown advantages such as less use of hypnotic drugs and decrease duration of both anesthetic emergency and recovery times, there is controversy on the incidence of awareness. It has not been demonstrated that this type of monitoring interferes with length of hospital stay… CONTINUE READING