The effect of propofol on oxidative stress in platelets from surgical patients.

@article{DeLaCruz1999TheEO,
  title={The effect of propofol on oxidative stress in platelets from surgical patients.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Pedro De La Cruz and Alba Zanca and Jos{\'e} Antonio Carmona and Felipe S{\'a}nchez de la Cuesta},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={1999},
  volume={89 4},
  pages={
          1050-5
        }
}
UNLABELLED We investigated the changes in oxidative stress in platelets from surgical patients anesthetized with propofol. We studied 60 surgical patients (ASA physical status I and II) and 12 healthy volunteers. The patients were divided into three groups: anesthesia induced with an IV bolus dose of 4 mg/kg thiopental; anesthesia induced with an IV bolus dose of 2 mg/kg propofol; and total IV anesthesia (induction with propofol 2 mg/kg, infusion with propofol 10 mg/kg during the first 10 min… 

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