TITLE

Neonatal Progeroid Syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
McBeain, Joseph D.
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
International Student Journal of Nurse Anesthesia;Spring2011, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study which describes the anesthetic management of a seven year-old female child with neonatal progeria syndrome (NPS). The patient has microcephaly, developmental delays and partial complex seizure disorders. She was administered with anesthesia of 8% sevoflurane for the inhalation induction and was later infused with propofol. It also discusses other considerations related to medical management of NPS child such as health status and relative complications.
ACCESSION #
60162933

 

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