Use of alfentanil in short anaesthetic procedures

Collins, K. M.; Plantevin, O. M.
June 1985
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jun1985, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p456
Academic Journal
The pharmacokinetics of alfentanil, a new and very short-acting opioid, are discussed. Its use in day-case gynaecological procedures is described, and the results of the initial study presented. Alfentanil is a valuable adjunct to anaesthesia for day-case surgery and for short, painful procedures.


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