The Effect of Intravenous Dexmedetomidine on Spinal Block and Sedation


Ekici A., TÜRKTAN M., Guler T.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.40, ss.55-62, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Dergi Adı: CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.55-62

Özet

Purpose: Spinal anesthesia is often preferred anesthesia technique in urological surgery. Some patients may require sedation during spinal anesthesia. In our study, we aimed to investigate the effect of intravenous dexmedetomidine on sedation, motor and sensory blockade under spinal anesthesia with levobupivacaine.