Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Total Intravenous Anesthesia for Neurosurgical Procedures in Narcoleptic Patients: Two Case Reports

Sara Pedrosa 1 , * , Nuno Lareiro 1 and Pedro Amorim 2
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1 MD, Department of Anesthesiology, Centro Hospitalar do Baixo Vouga, Aveiro, Portugal
2 MD, Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care, Emergency Care and Pain Medicine, Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Porto, Portugal
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: June 2017, 7 (3); e45586
  • Published Online: May 7, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: January 12, 2017
  • Revised: February 19, 2017
  • Accepted: March 12, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.45586

To Cite: Pedrosa S, Lareiro N, Amorim P. Total Intravenous Anesthesia for Neurosurgical Procedures in Narcoleptic Patients: Two Case Reports, Anesth Pain Med. 2017 ; 7(3):e45586. doi: 10.5812/aapm.45586.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Materials and Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
5. Conclusions
Footnote
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