A case of a convulsion following induction of anaesthesia with Althesin is an epileptic patient is presented. The possible causes of the seizure are discussed. It is suggested that Althesin may be of use in activating techniques in EEG work and that anaesthetists should consider the possibility of facilitating an epileptic focus when using Althesin.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - 1973|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine