International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 4, Issue 5 (2018)

Comparative study between inhalational and total intravenous anaesthesia


Archna Amol Gutam, Dhanshree M Kale

The aim of the study was to investigate the effects of two anesthetic techniques (total intravenous technique vs. inhalational technique) on changes in pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine levels during open cholecystectomy. The present study consisted of 60 patients of both sex between the age group of 18-60 yrs belonging to ASA physical status I & II, who were scheduled for short surgical procedures. The proposed study was carried out as a prospective clinical trial in patients at the Department of Anaesthesia, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Karad, Maharashtra, after getting approval from Ethical Committee. Sevoflurane produces rapid induction compared to Propofol, when used in higher concentration. Hemodynamic stability is better with Sevoflurane when compared to Propofol.
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Archna Amol Gutam, Dhanshree M Kale. Comparative study between inhalational and total intravenous anaesthesia. International Journal of Medical and Health Research, Volume 4, Issue 5, 2018, Pages 139-141
International Journal of Medical and Health Research