Glucose response during craniotomy: propofol-remifentanil versus isoflurane-remifentanil


Cok O. Y. , Ozkose Z., Pasaoglu H., Yardim S.

MINERVA ANESTESIOLOGICA, vol.77, no.12, pp.1141-1148, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 77 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Journal Name: MINERVA ANESTESIOLOGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1141-1148
  • Keywords: Isoflurane, Propofol, Craniotomy, Glucose, Insulin, LOWER ABDOMINAL-SURGERY, GENERAL-ANESTHESIA, ENDOCRINE RESPONSE, SURGICAL STRESS, SEVOFLURANE, INSULIN, SUPPRESSES, METABOLISM, MECHANISMS, TIVA

Abstract

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.