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desflurane

Known as: 1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoro-2-(difluoromethoxy)ethane, (+-)-2-Difluoromethyl 1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethyl ether, Desfluranum 
A fluorinated ether with general anesthetic and muscle relaxant activities. Although the exact mechanism of action has not been established… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
BACKGROUND Emergence agitation (EA) in children is increased after sevoflurane anaesthesia. The efficacy of prophylactic… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
OBJECTIVES The authors performed a meta-analysis to investigate whether the cardioprotective effects of volatile anesthetics… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
STUDY OBJECTIVE Because fentanyl has ventilatory depressing effects, alternative methods for analgesia may be beneficial for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We evaluated the circulating and lung oxidative status during general anesthesia established with propofol, sevoflurane, or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Background: The authors hypothesized that the electroencephalogram (EEG) during higher anesthetic concentrations would show more… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Background Rapid development of acute opioid tolerance is well established in animals and is more likely to occur with large… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Recovery from anesthesia might be compromised in obese patients. Because of its pharmacological properties, desflurane might… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This study was designed to test the hypothesis that using the less soluble volatile anesthetics, desflurane and sevoflurane, as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This study compares the emergence and recovery characteristics of sevoflurane, desflurane, and halothane in children undergoing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Background:Desflurane has been reported to produce more tachycardia and hypertension on induction than isoflurane. The present… Expand
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