Propofol Infusion Syndrome

Known as: Propofol Syndrome, Propofol Syndromes, Propofol Infusion Syndrome [Disease/Finding] 
Rare and often fatal drug complication which affects patients undergoing long-term treatment with high doses of PROPOFOL. It is characterized by… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
This anesthetic drug may cause a rare condition named propofol infusion syndrome, characterized by unexplained lactic acidosis… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVES To identify predictors of mortality in patients with suspected propofol infusion syndrome and to develop a simple… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The clinical features of propofol infusion syndrome (PRIS) are acute refractory bradycardia leading to asystole, in the presence… (More)
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2006
2006
Propofol is widely used for sedation in critically ill patients. Several adult patients, all with acute neurological disorders… (More)
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2004
2004
Propofol is used for the treatment of refractory status epilepticus. When given as a long-term infusion propofol may cause a rare… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Propofol (2, 6-diisopropylphenol) is a potent intravenous hypnotic agent which is widely used for the induction and maintenance… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Propofol infusion syndrome (PRIS) is a rare and often fatal syndrome described in critically ill children undergoing long-term… (More)
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2003
2003
This report describes a fatal case of the propofol infusion syndrome in an adult patient being sedated for a closed head injury… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Propofol infusion syndrome is a rare but frequently fatal complication in critically ill children given long-term propofol… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
The use of propofol infusions to sedate children in intensive care units has decreased after reports of deaths from myocardial… (More)
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