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The effects of propofol on cerebral perfusion MRI in children.
|Title||The effects of propofol on cerebral perfusion MRI in children.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Harreld JH, Helton KJ, Kaddoum RN, Reddick WE, Li Y, Glass JO, Sansgiri R, Ji Q, Feng T, Parish ME, Gajjar A, Patay Z|
|Date Published||2013 Aug|
The effects of anesthesia are infrequently considered when interpreting pediatric perfusion magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The objectives of this study were to test for measurable differences in MR measures of cerebral blood flow (CBF) and cerebral blood volume (CBV) between non-sedated and propofol-sedated children, and to identify influential factors.