sevoflurane

Known as: fluoromethyl-2,2,2-trifluoro-1-(trifluoromethyl)ethyl ether, Ether, Fluoromethyl 2,2,2-trifluoro-1-(trifluoromethyl)ethyl-, sevorane 
A fluorinated isopropyl ether with general anesthetic property. Although the mechanism of action has not been fully elucidated, sevoflurane may act… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Volatile anesthetics facilitate surgical procedures and imaging studies in millions of children every year. Neuronal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE To assess the effects of sevoflurane, the most commonly used inhalation anesthetic, on apoptosis and beta-amyloid… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors are both potently inhibited by anesthetics and densely expressed in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Anesthetic agents, especially volatile anesthetics and nitrous oxide (N2O), are suspected to perturb cerebral… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Preconditioning by volatile anesthetics is a promising therapeutic strategy to render myocardial tissue resistant to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Sevoflurane has been shown to protect against myocardial ischemia and reperfusion injury in animals. The present study… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
UNLABELLED Sevoflurane may be associated with a high incidence of emergence agitation in preschool children. We tested the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The electroencephalogram (EEG) has been evaluated as a tool for measuring depth of anesthesia, but the use of the EEG… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND In the authors' clinical experience, preschool children are more likely to show delirium after sevoflurane than are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Sevoflurane is a new volatile anesthetic with physical properties that should make it suitable for anesthesia (MAC of… (More)
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