balanced anaesthesia

balanced anaesthesia

A commonly employed form of general anaesthesia in which two or more anaesthetic agents are used in small doses to provide a summed effect.
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1) When combined with an opioid like fentanyl, it can provide balanced anaesthesia.
Comparison between midazolam and thiopentone-based balanced anaesthesia for day-case surgery.
In clinical aspects effect of neuromuscular block lasts in 20 to 35 min when administered under balanced anaesthesia and in recovery phase more than 25% control can be achieved within an half hour and complete recovery can be achieved within 60 minutes.
Compared with balanced anaesthesia that uses inhaled anaesthetics through specialised gas delivery systems, TIVA offers clear advantages, including the absence of contamination, negligible cardiovascular depression, low neurohumoral response, reduced oxygen consumption, lower incidence of postoperative nausea and vomiting, early and predictable recovery leading to earlier discharge in outpatient surgery, and less postoperative agitation in high risk patients.
Brichant, and V Bonhomme, "Effects of nitrous oxide on spectral entropy of the EEG during surgery under balanced anaesthesia with sufentanil and sevourane," Acta Anaesthesiologica Belgica, vol.
The third section, on perioperative use of opioids, had some interesting material on neuroleptic anaesthesia but was unbalanced, having extensive coverage of sufentantil but lacking a consideration of the electrophysiologic evidence for the use of balanced anaesthesia, i.
Failure to demonstrate unconscious perception during balanced anaesthesia by postoperative motor response.
Chronic cholecystitis is usually treated by open exploratory laparotomy under routine balanced anaesthesia technique.
The primary goal of hypotensive anaesthesia is not only to provide bloodless surgical field but also to conduct a balanced anaesthesia and prompt recovery.
DISCUSSION: Fentanyl plays an important role in balanced general anaesthesia by virtue of meeting all aspects of balanced anaesthesia like narcosis, analgesia and attenuation of stress responses, but apart from associated respiratory depression, chest rigidity and PONV, its procurement in India is difficult due to rigid narcotic regulation.