balanced anesthesia


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balanced anesthesia

[′bal·ənst an·əs′thē·zhə]
(medicine)
Anesthesia produced by safe doses of two or more agents or methods of anesthesia, each of which contributes to the total desired effect.
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In this double blind, prospective, randomized and controlled clinical trial, we assessed the effects of magnesium sulfate on cardiovascular stability in patients undergoing diverse planned surgical procedures (abdominal, orthopedic, urology) under general balanced anesthesia, who were diagnosed with grade 1 and 2 arterial hypertension.
lorazepam and diazepam), midazolam is the preferred constituent of balanced anesthesia.
Methods: this prospective study, blinded to the patient, compared the direct costs, recovery times and satisfaction of 45 patients randomly assigned to two balanced anesthesia groups (sevofluorane-remifentanil group n = 24 or isofluorane-remifentanil group n = 21) submitted to otorhinolaringology surgical procedures.