Thiopental requirements for induction of anesthesia in neonates and in infants one to six months of age.


The authors determined the thiopental dose needed for satisfactory induction in ten neonates, 0-14 days of age, and 20 infants, 1-6 months of age. A single iv bolus of thiopental was given. Thirty seconds after injection the anesthesia mask was applied and the response was observed during the following 30 s while the patient breathed oxygen. Induction was… (More)


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