Computer simulations of propofol infusions for total intravenous anaesthesia in dogs.

@article{Joubert2009ComputerSO,
  title={Computer simulations of propofol infusions for total intravenous anaesthesia in dogs.},
  author={Kenneth Edward Joubert},
  journal={Journal of the South African Veterinary Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={2-9}
}
The volatile anaesthetic agents halothane, isoflurane and enflurane are all chlorofluorocarbons and according to international treaties, their emission into the atmosphere will be prohibited from the year 2030. The agents desflurane and sevoflurane are fluorinated hydrocarbons and act as greenhouse gases. The future of veterinary anaesthesia could be dependent on the development of total intravenous anaesthesia. Drugs utilised in total intravenous anaesthesia (TIVA) should have a short duration… CONTINUE READING