Influence of opioid choice on mechanical ventilation duration and ICU length of stay.

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BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to assess the impact on mechanical ventilation and ICU outcomes of substituting remifentanil for sufentanil, in an analgesia-based sedation protocol. A database of data prospectively collected was retrospectively analyzed. The study was carried out in a 16-bed tertiary-care ICU. METHODS The study included 1544… (More)

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@article{Futier2012InfluenceOO, title={Influence of opioid choice on mechanical ventilation duration and ICU length of stay.}, author={Emmanuel Futier and G{\'e}rald Chanques and S Cayot Constantin and L Vernis and Alain Barres and Renaud Gu{\'e}rin and Christian Chartier and S{\'e}bastien Perbet and Adeline Petit and Matthieu Jabaudon and J E Bazin and Jean Michel Constantin}, journal={Minerva anestesiologica}, year={2012}, volume={78 1}, pages={46-53} }