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Erythromycin for Gastric Emptying in Patients Undergoing General Anesthesia for Emergency Surgery: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Published inJAMA surgery, vol. 150, no. 8, p. 730-737
Publication date2015
Abstract

Patients undergoing emergency procedures under general anesthesia have impaired gastric emptying and are at high risk for aspiration of gastric contents. Erythromycin has strong gastric prokinetic properties.

Keywords
  • Administration, Intravenous
  • Adult
  • Anesthesia, General
  • Double-Blind Method
  • Emergencies
  • Erythromycin/administration & dosage/analogs & derivatives
  • Female
  • Gastric Emptying/drug effects
  • Gastrointestinal Agents/administration & dosage
  • Gastroscopy
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Preoperative Care
  • Respiratory Aspiration of Gastric Contents/etiology/prevention & control
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative
Citation (ISO format)
CZARNETZKI, Christoph et al. Erythromycin for Gastric Emptying in Patients Undergoing General Anesthesia for Emergency Surgery: A Randomized Clinical Trial. In: JAMA surgery, 2015, vol. 150, n° 8, p. 730–737. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.0306
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