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Diazepam premedication in children. Plasma levels and clinical effects

Anaesthesia

Jan 1, 1985

D FellC U Henderson

PMID: 3970333

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Abstract

Oral diazepam 0.25 mg/kg or 0.5 mg/kg was employed as premedication in one hundred and one children undergoing elective surgery. The drug failed to modify the rise in cardiorespiratory indices of preanaesthetic anxiety compared with control values, and there was no difference between th...read more

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Nervousness
Tonsillectomy
Diastolic Blood Pressure
Child Behavior
Strabismus, Noncomitant
Mental Recall
Respiration
Anxiety Disorders
Preanesthetic Medication
Valium
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Diazepam premedication in children. Plasma levels and clinical effects

Anaesthesia

Jan 1, 1985

D FellC U Henderson

PMID: 3970333

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Abstract

Oral diazepam 0.25 mg/kg or 0.5 mg/kg was employed as premedication in one hundred and one children undergoing elective surgery. The drug failed to modify the rise in cardiorespiratory indices of preanaesthetic anxiety compared with control values, and there was no difference between th...read more

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Nervousness
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Diastolic Blood Pressure
Child Behavior
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Mental Recall
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Anxiety Disorders
Preanesthetic Medication
Valium

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Canadian Anaesthetists' Society Journal

New narcotic agonists and antagonists in anaesthesia

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Paper Details
References
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  • Citations1
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  • References9
  • Citations1

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