Electrographic tachyphylaxis to etomidate and ketamine used for refractory status epilepticus controlled with isoflurane

W. Andrew Kofke, Marc J. Bloom, Anne Van Cott, Richard P. Brenner

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Etomidate and ketamine controlled seizures but acute tachyphylaxis occurred. Isoflurane was then used to control seizures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)269-272
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 1997

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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