University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications

Title

A Flawed Meta-analysis? Similar Risk of Cardiopulmonary Adverse Events Between Propofol and Traditional Anesthesia for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Quantitative Health Sciences

Publication Date

10-1-2017

Document Type

Letter to the Editor

Disciplines

Anesthesia and Analgesia | Gastroenterology | Hepatology | Surgical Procedures, Operative

Abstract

Comment on: Vaibhav Wadhwa, Danny Issa, Sushil Garg, Rocio Lopez, Madhusudhan R. Sanaka, John J. Vargo. Similar Risk of Cardiopulmonary Adverse Events Between Propofol and Traditional Anesthesia for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Volume 15, Issue 2, February 2017, Pages 194-206

DOI of Published Version

10.1016/j.cgh.2017.03.034

Source

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Oct;15(10):1640. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2017.03.034. Epub 2017 Mar 29. Link to article on publisher's site

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association

PubMed ID

28365487