Total intravenous anaesthesia (TIVA) has recently obtained a wide diffusion in paediatrics, thanks to the pharmacological properties of propofol. The authors make a review on sedation, combined anaesthesia and Tiva in paediatric anesthesia, particularly on propofol and its characteristics. They describe the practical use of TIVA with recent knowledge in this field.
|Translated title of the contribution||Sedation, combined anesthesia, and total intravenous anesthesia (TIVA) with propofol in the pediatric surgical patient|
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 1996|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine