The effect of a dissociative dose of ketamine on the bispectral index (BIS) during propofol hypnosis.

@article{Friedberg1999TheEO,
  title={The effect of a dissociative dose of ketamine on the bispectral index (BIS) during propofol hypnosis.},
  author={Barry L. Friedberg},
  journal={Journal of clinical anesthesia},
  year={1999},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={4-7}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To compare the effect of a standardized stimulus during propofol-only hypnosis on the bispectral index (BIS) value with the effect of the injection of local anesthesia for surgery during ketamine plus propofol hypnosis (dissociative monitored anesthesia care). To determine whether ketamine increases the level of propofol hypnosis when used in dissociative doses. DESIGN Descriptive case study. SETTING Private practice office plastic surgery suites. PATIENTS 30… CONTINUE READING