Choice of Anaesthesia Drugs and Medications

Chapter

Abstract

Most important in the treatment of patients with brain injury is to maintain oxygenation and blood pressure while securing airway and circulation in order to ensure the best outcome for the patients. Sedatives and analgesics are widely used to treat pain and agitation in prehospital setting as well as during operative procedures and intensive care.

Keywords

Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Volatile Anaesthetic Prehospital Setting Randomize Control Clinical Trial Muscular Relaxation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Neuroanaesthesia and Neurocritical careAarhus University HospitalAarhus CDenmark

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