The effects of propofol and dexmedetomidine infusion on fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients.

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BACKGROUND We studied the effects of propofol or dexmedetomidine on preload dependency and fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients. METHODS In the study, we included 91 patients with acute circulatory failure (70 ± 15 y) who received propofol (n = 45 patients, PROP group) or dexmedetomidine (n = 46 patients, DEX group). An initial passive leg… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2013.07.006

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@article{Yu2013TheEO, title={The effects of propofol and dexmedetomidine infusion on fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients.}, author={Tao Yu and Ying Huang and Fengmei Guo and Yi Yang and Jean-Louis Teboul and Haibo Qiu}, journal={The Journal of surgical research}, year={2013}, volume={185 2}, pages={763-73} }