Anesthetics, Intravenous

Known as: Intravenous anesthetics, general intravenous anesthetic 
Ultrashort-acting anesthetics that are used for induction. Loss of consciousness is rapid and induction is pleasant, but there is no muscle… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
General anesthetics are widely used in clinical practice. On the molecular level, these compounds have been shown to modulate the… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Volatile anesthetics show an ischemic preconditioning-like cardioprotective effect, whereas intravenous anesthetics… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The authors used the analgesics alfentanil, S(+)-ketamine, and systemic lidocaine to examine a new human model of… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Heteromeric neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) are potently inhibited by volatile anesthetics, but it… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Neuronal voltage-dependent potassium (K) currents are crucial for various cellular functions, such as the integration… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Both volatile and intravenous general anesthetics allosterically enhance gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA)-evoked chloride currents… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Various anesthetics have been suggested to interfere with the immune system. The ability of leukocytes to express… (More)
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1996
1996
Ketamine, at concentrations achieved with the usual clinical doses, has a direct relaxant effect on airway smooth muscle (ASM… (More)
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1996
1996
Nitric oxide is produced from L-arginine in a variety of cells, and in neuronal tissue, by the action of nitric oxide synthase… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The effect of general anesthetics on frog motoneurons and rat hippocampus pyramidal cells was examined with sucrose gap and… (More)
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