A standard method (fixed initial dose of 1.25 mg/kg followed by 10 mg every 15s) for studying the induction dose of propofol showed a marked falling off in requirements in fit unpremedicated patients aged 60 y and over. With this slow technique of administration, side effects were rare, even in the elderly.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Postgraduate Medical Journal|
|Issue number||SUPPL. 3|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1985|
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