Dexmedetomidine blunts acute hyperdynamic responses to electroconvulsive therapy without altering seizure duration


BEGEÇ Z. , TOPRAK H. İ. , DEMIRBILEK S., ERDIL F., ONAL D., ERSOY M. Ö.

ACTA ANAESTHESIOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA, cilt.52, ss.302-306, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 52 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.2007.01462.x
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ANAESTHESIOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.302-306

Özet

Background: This study was designed to evaluate the effect of dexmedetomidine on the acute hyperdynamic response, duration of seizure activity and recovery times in patients undergoing electroconvulsive therapy (ECT).