Spontaneous ventilation using Propofol TCI for microlaryngoscopy in adults: a retrospective audit.

@article{Booth2016SpontaneousVU,
  title={Spontaneous ventilation using Propofol TCI for microlaryngoscopy in adults: a retrospective audit.},
  author={A W G Booth and Kim Vidhani},
  journal={Anaesthesia and intensive care},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={285-93}
}
We conducted a retrospective audit of 285 adult elective microlaryngoscopy cases in our institution over a three-and-a-half year period. Conventional anaesthesia with intubation and mechanical ventilation was the most common technique, used in 71% of cases. Tubeless spontaneous ventilation during total intravenous anaesthesia with a target-controlled infusion of propofol (SVTCI) was the most common alternative. Spontaneous ventilation with target-controlled infusion was used for 79 (27.7… CONTINUE READING