The effects of ketamine and propofol on bacterial translocation in rats after burn injury


Yagmurder H., Akca G. , Aksoy M., Arslan M., Baltaci B., Dikmen B.

ACTA ANAESTHESIOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA, vol.49, no.2, pp.177-182, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.2004.00560.x
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ANAESTHESIOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-182

Abstract

Background: Bacterial translocation (BT) occurs after thermal injury and may result from an ischemic intestinal insult. The aim of the study was to investigate the effects of ketamine and propofol as anesthetic agents on BT in an animal model of burn injury.