Thiopental Sodium

Known as: Sodium Thiopental, Sodium Pentothal, Sodium Penthiobarbital 
The sodium salt form of thiopental, an ultrashort-acting barbituric acid derivative, with anesthetic activity. Thiopental binds to the chloride… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Bronchospasm is a potential complication in anyone undergoing general anesthesia. Because volatile anesthetics relax… (More)
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1998
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1998
OBJECTIVE To assess the new "Lund therapy" of posttraumatic brain edema, based on principles for brain-volume regulation and… (More)
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1995
1995
PURPOSE To determine the efficacy and safety of rectal thiopental sodium as a sedation agent for pediatric imaging. METHODS… (More)
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1993
1993
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine maternal and neonatal effects of three different induction drugs (thiopental sodium, propofol, and… (More)
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1993
1993
STUDY OBJECTIVES To assess the quality of anesthesia and recovery and the frequency of postanesthetic retching and vomiting with… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The relationships between cytochrome oxidase blobs, ocular-dominance columns, and iso-orientation domains, subsystems underlying… (More)
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1989
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1989
Thirty-eight consenting subjects scheduled for elective ophthalmologic surgery were classified as nondiabetics (n = 21) or… (More)
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1980
1980
High dose barbiturate therapy is being used with increasing frequency in the management of a widening spectrum of neurological… (More)
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1975
1975
The effects of halothane and sodium thiopental on dorsal horn cell unit activity were studied in the lumbar spinal cord of… (More)
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1951
1951
T T is known from studies on animals (Bickford, 1950) that i-thiopental (Pentothal) sodium anaesthesia produces characteristic… (More)
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