Effects of preoperative smoking cessation on HAM-A sedation scores and intraoperative consumption of anesthetics and fentanyl


Ural S. G. , Yazicioglu D., Sahin H. , Altinisik U. , Dogu T. , Altinisik H. B. , ...More

ANAESTHESIA PAIN & INTENSIVE CARE, vol.21, no.1, pp.52-58, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Title of Journal : ANAESTHESIA PAIN & INTENSIVE CARE
  • Page Numbers: pp.52-58

Abstract

Objective: Patients undergoing surgery, experience acute physiological distress in the preoperative period. Smoking addiction is a complex behavior in which environment and genetic effects play a part. In this study our aim was to compare the impact of cigarette smoking cessation verses continued smoking on preoperative HAM-A scores and anesthetic requirement