Comparison of buccal and intramuscular dexmedetomidine premedication for arthroscopic knee surgery


Karaaslan D., Peker T. T. , Alaca A., Ozmen S., Kirdemir P., Yorgancigil H., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ANESTHESIA, vol.18, no.8, pp.589-593, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2006.03.019
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ANESTHESIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.589-593
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Study Objective: To compare the sedative, anxiolytic, analgesic, hemodynamic, and respiratory effects of buccal dexmedetomidine with intramuscular (IM) dexmedetomidine for premedication in patients undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery during spinal anesthesia.