Anaesthesia for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.

  title={Anaesthesia for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.},
  author={Hemlata Kapoor},
  journal={Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica},
  volume={55 8},
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography is used for both diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. It is relatively more complex than routine endoscopies and requires adequate patient sedation. Furthermore the patients often have co-morbidities. This article provides an overview of various anaesthetic drugs and the type of anaesthesiological support.