TITLE

Anesthesia for the Epileptic Patient Treated with Vagal Nerve Stimulation

AUTHOR(S)
Mohan, Erin
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
International Student Journal of Nurse Anesthesia;Spring2011, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of an eight-year old male patient with epilepsy, presented for complete oral rehabilitation and botulinum toxin injections of the salivary glands. The patient undergo general anesthetic with nasotracheal intubation due to the severity of seizures and cerebral palsy (CP). Moreover, the article discusses CP, epilepsy, vagal nerve stimulator placement, and itravenous anesthetic agents for epileptic patients.
ACCESSION #
60162900

 

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