Anesthesia and ventilation strategies in children with asthma: part II - intraoperative management.

PURPOSE OF REVIEW As asthma is a frequent disease especially in children, anesthetists are increasingly providing anesthesia for children requiring elective surgery with well controlled asthma but also for those requiring urgent surgery with poorly controlled or undiagnosed asthma. This second part of this two-part review details the medical and ventilatory… CONTINUE READING