MINERVA ANESTESIOLOGICA, vol.77, no.12, pp.1141-1148, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Isoflurane, Propofol, Craniotomy, Glucose, Insulin, LOWER ABDOMINAL-SURGERY, GENERAL-ANESTHESIA, ENDOCRINE RESPONSE, SURGICAL STRESS, SEVOFLURANE, INSULIN, SUPPRESSES, METABOLISM, MECHANISMS, TIVA
Background. Major surgery is associated with a stress response. The aim of this study was to compare the effects of isoflurane or propofol, both supplemented with remifentanil, on the glucose, cortisol and insulin-based stress responses prospectively.