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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: January 2012

Chapter 49 - Totalintravenous anesthesia (TIVA)

from Part 8 - Anesthesia Techniques

Suggested readings

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ChengSS, YehJ, FloodP. Anesthesia matters: patients anesthetized with propofol have less postoperative pain than those anesthetized with isoflurane. Anesth Analg 2008; 106;264–269.
LeslieK, ClavisiO, HargroveJ. Target-controlled infusion versus manually-controlled infusion of propofol for general anaesthesia or sedation in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2008; CD006059.
NordstromO, EngstromAM, PerssonS, SandinR. Incidence of awareness in total i.v. anaesthesia based on propofol, alfentanil and neuromuscular blockade. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 1997; 41:978–984.
RamsayMA, LutermanDL. Dexmedetomidine as a total intravenous anesthetic agent. Anesthesiology 2004; 101;787–790.
SandinRH, EnlundG, SamuelssonP, LennmarkenC. Awareness during anaesthesia: a prospective case study. Lancet 2000; 355:707–711.
VisserK, HassinkEA, BonselGJ, et al. Randomized controlled trial of total intravenous anesthesia with propofol versus inhalation anesthesia with isoflurane-nitrous oxide: postoperative nausea with vomiting and economic analysis. Anesthesiology 2001; 95:616–626.
VuykJ, MertensMJ, OlofsenE, et al. Propofol anesthesia and rational opioid selection: determination of optimal EC50-EC95 propofol-opioid concentrations that assure adequate anesthesia and a rapid return of consciousness. Anesthesiology 1997; 87:1549–1562.