The use of a ketamine-propofol combination during monitored anesthesia care.

  title={The use of a ketamine-propofol combination during monitored anesthesia care.},
  author={Shyamala K Badrinath and Mihail Nikolaev Avramov and M Shadrick and Thomas Witt and Anthony D. Ivankovich},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  volume={90 4},
UNLABELLED Supplemental analgesics are commonly used to enhance analgesia and improve patient comfort during procedures performed under local anesthesia and sedation. Because the use of ketamine as an analgesic adjunct to propofol sedation has not been well established, we evaluated its impact on analgesia, sedation, and recovery after ambulatory surgery. One hundred female outpatients undergoing breast biopsy procedures under local anesthesia participated in this randomized, double-blinded… CONTINUE READING


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 65 extracted citations

Analysis of propofol and low-dose ketamine admixtures for adult outpatient dentoalveolar surgery: a prospective, randomized, positive-controlled clinical trial.

Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons • 2012
View 9 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Anesthesia for ambulatory surgery

Korean journal of anesthesiology • 2017
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…