[Influence of age on sedation for colonoscopy in adults].


OBJECTIVE To investigate the efficacy and risk of midazolam and propofol for sedation during colonoscopy procedures in adults of different age groups. METHODS A total of 180 patients undergoing colonoscopy were allocated to 3 groups: a young adult group (n=45, 18-44 years), a mid-aged group (n=78,45-64 years) and an elderly group (n=57, 65-80 years). All… (More)
DOI: 10.3969/j.issn.1672-7347.2011.02.013


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@article{Wang2011InfluenceOA, title={[Influence of age on sedation for colonoscopy in adults].}, author={Fen Wang and Shourong Shen and Dinghua Xiao and Can-Xia Xu and Wuliang Tang}, journal={Zhong nan da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Central South University. Medical sciences}, year={2011}, volume={36 2}, pages={165-9} }