A 68yo s/p craniotomy is slow to wake and is found to have pinpoint pupils.  He was receiving an infusion of fentanyl throughout the 10 hour case.  He is not yet breathing.

(note, all residents should have access to Anesthesiology articles online if they receive the journal.  Many other journals are available with a USF account through MD Consult...just access it from the departmental home page)
  1. Web resource for naloxone, flumazenil, and dantrolene

Last updated 6/9/03 by Roy G. Soto, M.D.
© 2003, Roy G. Soto, M.D., and the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology