Influence of pre-anaesthetic medication on target propofol concentration using a 'Diprifusor' TCI system during ambulatory surgery.

@article{Struys1998InfluenceOP,
  title={Influence of pre-anaesthetic medication on target propofol concentration using a 'Diprifusor' TCI system during ambulatory surgery.},
  author={Michel M. R. F. Struys and Linda F M Versichelen and Georges Rolly},
  journal={Anaesthesia},
  year={1998},
  volume={53 Suppl 1},
  pages={68-71}
}
The effects of pre-anaesthetic medication on target propofol concentration, induction dose, time to induction, and discomfort on infusion were studied in 45 female patients undergoing ambulatory gynaecological procedures using 'Diprifusor' target controlled infusion of propofol. The patients were randomly allocated to receive either no premedication (group 1) or premedication with diazepam alone (group 2) or in combination with alfentanil (group 3). Induction was more successful in premedicated… CONTINUE READING