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Background: Postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) in elderly patients after noncardiac surgery is a common problem.
Therefore,this study was designed to assess POCD after closed-loop coadministration of propofol and remifentanil guided by bispectral index in comparison to intravenous anesthesia in elderly patients undergoing major noncardiac surgery. Methods: After approval of the local ethical committee was obtained, 204 patients (American Society of Anesthesiologists physical status I-III; age, > 55 yr) undergoing surgery (duration, > 1 h) were enrolled into this pospective randomized monocenter study. Patients received anesthesia 3 days after using a neuropsychological test battery.
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Patients American Society of Anesthesiologists
neuropsychological test battery
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Besancon
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-07-25T02:43:24-0400
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Drug-induced depression of consciousness during which patients cannot be easily aroused but respond purposely following repeated painful stimulation. The ability to independently maintain ventilatory function may be impaired. (From: American Society of Anesthesiologists Practice Guidelines)
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