Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12530/54526
Title: Epileptic crisis in a patient with obstructive sleep apnea during drug-induced endoscopy
Authors: 
Filiation: Servicio de Otorrinolaringología. Hospital Universitario de Fuenlabrada
Keywords: 
Mesh: 
Decs: 
Issue Date: 2021
Publisher: GN1 Sistemas e Publicacoes Ltd.
Citation: Rodríguez Alcalá L, O'Connor Reina C, Rodríguez Gil B, Plaza Mayor G, Casado Morente JC. Epileptic crisis in a patient with obstructive sleep apnea during drug-induced endoscopy. Sleep Sci. 2021;14(Spec 2):189-92.
Abstract: Drug-induced sleep endoscopy (DISE) is a complementary method for the diagnosis of obstruction sites in patients with snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and allows the optimization of treatment. We present the first case of a patient having a seizure during DISE, after sedation with midazolam and propofol. We recommend that DISE should be performed in a safe environment, under monitoring, and with anesthesia equipment that can be used to counteract potential complications caused by seizures.
PMID: 35082991
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12530/54526
Rights: info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
ISSN: 1984-0063
Appears in Collections:Hospitales > H. U. de Fuenlabrada > Artículos

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Sleep Science.pdf1.24 MBAdobe PDFView/Open


This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons