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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background:Neonatal exposure to anesthetics that block N-methyl-d-aspartate receptors and/or hyperactivate &ggr;-aminobutyric… 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
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background:Experimental studies have related the cardioprotective effects of sevoflurane both to preconditioning properties and… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The effect of volatile anesthetics on cerebral blood flow depends on the balance between the indirect vasoconstrictive… 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
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Background: In the authors' clinical experience, preschool children are more likely to show delirium after sevoflurane than are… 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
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Background:Sevoflurane is a new volatile anesthetic with physical properties that should make it suitable for anesthesia in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The low solubility of sevoflurane in blood suggests that this agent should enter and leave the body more rapidly than isoflurane… Expand
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