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Intravenous versus inhalational anaesthesia for paediatric outpatient surgery

  1. Ana C Ortiz1,*,
  2. Álvaro N Atallah2,
  3. Delcio Matos3,
  4. Edina MK da Silva4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Anaesthesia Group

Published Online: 7 FEB 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 1 OCT 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009015.pub2


How to Cite

Ortiz AC, Atallah ÁN, Matos D, da Silva EMK. Intravenous versus inhalational anaesthesia for paediatric outpatient surgery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD009015. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009015.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Department of Surgery/ Discipline of Anesthesiology, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

  2. 2

    Centro de Estudos de Medicina Baseada em Evidências e Avaliação Tecnológica em Saúde, Brazilian Cochrane Centre, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

  3. 3

    Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Gastroenterological Surgery, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

  4. 4

    Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Emergency Medicine and Evidence Based Medicine, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

*Ana C Ortiz, Department of Surgery/ Discipline of Anesthesiology, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Rua Napoleão de Barros 715 - 5th floor, São Paulo, São Paulo, 04024002, Brazil. ortizcarol@hotmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 7 FEB 2014

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[Figure 1]
Figure 1. Study flow diagram.
[Figure 2]
Figure 2. Risk of bias graph: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item presented as percentages across all included studies.
[Figure 3]
Figure 3. Risk of bias summary: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item for each included study.
[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Induction and maintenance: sevoflurane + nitrous oxide (N2O) versus propofol + N2O, Outcome 1 Nausea and vomiting.
[Analysis 1.2]
Analysis 1.2. Comparison 1 Induction and maintenance: sevoflurane + nitrous oxide (N2O) versus propofol + N2O, Outcome 2 Postoperative behavioural disturbances.
[Analysis 1.3]
Analysis 1.3. Comparison 1 Induction and maintenance: sevoflurane + nitrous oxide (N2O) versus propofol + N2O, Outcome 3 intraoperative and postoperative respiratory and cardiovascular complications.
[Analysis 1.4]
Analysis 1.4. Comparison 1 Induction and maintenance: sevoflurane + nitrous oxide (N2O) versus propofol + N2O, Outcome 4 Time to discharge recovery (min).
[Analysis 1.5]
Analysis 1.5. Comparison 1 Induction and maintenance: sevoflurane + nitrous oxide (N2O) versus propofol + N2O, Outcome 5 Time to discharge from hospital (min).
[Analysis 2.1]
Analysis 2.1. Comparison 2 Maintenance: inhalational versus intravenous, Outcome 1 Nausea and vomiting.
[Analysis 2.2]
Analysis 2.2. Comparison 2 Maintenance: inhalational versus intravenous, Outcome 2 Time to discharge from recovery (min).