Apnea and oxygen desaturations in children treated with opioids after adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a prospective pilot study

Khetani, Justin D; Madadi, Parvaz; Sommer, Doron D; Reddy, Desigen; Sistonen, Johanna; Ross, Colin J D; Carleton, Bruce C; Hayden, Michael R; Koren, Gideon (2012). Apnea and oxygen desaturations in children treated with opioids after adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a prospective pilot study. Pediatric drugs, 14(6), pp. 411-5. Heidelberg: Springer 10.2165/11633570-000000000-00000

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Recent case reports have alerted the medical community of fatality in children receiving codeine after tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Haematology, Oncology, Infectious Diseases, Laboratory Medicine and Hospital Pharmacy (DOLS) > Institute of Clinical Chemistry

UniBE Contributor:

Sistonen, Johanna

ISSN:

1174-5878

Publisher:

Springer

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:36

Last Modified:

17 Mar 2015 21:27

Publisher DOI:

10.2165/11633570-000000000-00000

PubMed ID:

23013460

Web of Science ID:

000310420800006

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/14666 (FactScience: 221751)

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