Propofol infusion syndrome

Am J Ther. Sep-Oct 2010;17(5):487-91. doi: 10.1097/MJT.0b013e3181ed837a.

Abstract

A review of the history, incidence, presentation, pathophysiology, and treatment of propofol infusion syndrome.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Acidosis / chemically induced
  • Acidosis / physiopathology
  • Acute Kidney Injury / chemically induced
  • Acute Kidney Injury / physiopathology
  • Anesthetics, Intravenous / adverse effects*
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
  • Female
  • Heart Failure / chemically induced
  • Heart Failure / physiopathology
  • Humans
  • Hyperkalemia / chemically induced
  • Hyperkalemia / physiopathology
  • Hypertriglyceridemia / chemically induced
  • Hypertriglyceridemia / physiopathology
  • Male
  • Propofol / adverse effects*
  • Rhabdomyolysis / chemically induced
  • Rhabdomyolysis / physiopathology

Substances

  • Anesthetics, Intravenous
  • Propofol