The Effect of Repeated Doses of Intermittent Ketamine on Erythrocyte Deformability in Infant Rats


Kasikara H., Comu F. M. , KÜÇÜK A., Ozturk L., ARSLAN M.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.33, no.4, pp.322-324, 2022 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2022.73
  • Journal Name: GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier
  • Page Numbers: pp.322-324
  • Keywords: Ketamine, repeated administration, infant rat, erythrocyte deformability, OXIDATIVE STRESS, SEVOFLURANE, ANESTHESIA, PROPOFOL, RADICALS, BRAIN
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: Blood rheology, which is affected by many factors, is also known to be affected by drugs used for anesthesia. Therefore, we aimed to investigate the effects of 21-day ketamine administration on erythrocyte deformability in 3-week-old infant rats