Outpatient anesthesia for pediatric ophthalmology

E. L. Nagel, R. K. Forster, D. B. Jones, S. MacMahon

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In a pilot program of outpatient anesthesia for pediatric ophthalmology, 164 patients aged 10 or under, weighing less than 100 lb. and in good health underwent ophthalmic examinations and minor surgery during a 3 yr period. Satisfactory results and substantial savings in cost for both the hospital and parents were recorded. Details of the procedures are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)558-561
Number of pages4
JournalAnesthesia and analgesia
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1973


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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Nagel, E. L., Forster, R. K., Jones, D. B., & MacMahon, S. (1973). Outpatient anesthesia for pediatric ophthalmology. Anesthesia and analgesia, 52(4), 558-561.