oa South African Medical Journal - Topical analgesia of the upper airway with lignocaine - absorption and its relationship to toxic and anti-arrhythmic levels
|Article Title||Topical analgesia of the upper airway with lignocaine - absorption and its relationship to toxic and anti-arrhythmic levels|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Anaesthetics, University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Apr 1982|
|Pages||551 - 553|
|Keyword(s)||Absorption, Administration, Anaesthesiology, Anti-arrhythmic effects, CNS toxicity, Lignocaine, Topical analgesia and Upper airway|
After routine topical application of lignocaine to the upper airway before passage of an endotracheal tube during general anaesthesia, plasma lignocaine levels were assayed in 20 artificially ventilated and 21 spontaneously ventilating patients.
Article metrics loading...