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Sublingual lorazepam: a better premedication?

British Journal of Anaesthesia

Aug 1, 1983

G D GaleW R Porter

PMID: 6136288

Abstract

The efficacy of a sublingual preparation of lorazepam was compared with an i.m. injection of lorazepam as premedication for 150 patients undergoing minor gynaecological surgery. Anxiety, arousability and recall of auditory, visual and tactile stimuli were used as measurements of the deg...read more

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Nervousness
Vigilance, Cortical
Anti-Anxiety Effect
Lorazepam
Mental Recall
Sensory Discomfort
CD96 gene
Anxiety Disorders
Preanesthetic Medication
Malaise
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Sublingual lorazepam: a better premedication?

British Journal of Anaesthesia

Aug 1, 1983

G D GaleW R Porter

PMID: 6136288

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Abstract

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Mental Recall
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