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A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Study of the Effect on Improved Recovery Using the SEDLine TM for the Titration of Sevoflurane in Elderly Patients Undergoing Non-Cardiac Surgery After Beta-Adrenergic Blockade

Asses the effect of the use of Patient State Index (PSI) monitoring on difference in emergence profiles in the elderly (age >65 yrs) population to develop a cost-benefit profile. Assess differences in Quality of Life using the QoR-40 (a validated 40-item questionnaire on quality of recovery from anesthesia) between the two treatment groups.

Stanford is not currently accepting new patients for this trial. You may want to check to see if other locations are recruiting.



  • device : Sedline

Phase: Phase 4


Ages Eligible For Study:

65 Years - N/A

Inclusion Criteria

- Patient is male or female. - Patient is 65 years of age or older. - Patient has a physical status between ASA I and III. (Appendix C). - Patient scheduled for general anesthesia for non-cardiac surgery expected to last at least one hour. - Patient able to communicate in English. - Patient has signed an approved informed consent.

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Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
David Drover
Not Recruiting

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