Xenon anaesthesia produces better early postoperative cognitive recovery than sevoflurane anaesthesia


Bronco A., Ingelmo P. M. , Aprigliano M., Turella M., Sahillioglu E., Bucciero M., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY, vol.27, pp.912-916, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/eja.0b013e32833b652d
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.912-916

Abstract

Background and objective Xenon anaesthesia may have the potential to reduce postoperative cognitive impairment after general anaesthesia. This randomized double-blind controlled trial was designed to compare the early postoperative cognitive recovery after xenon and sevoflurane anaesthesia.