Lobectomy recipe

+/- pre-med temazepam 10-20mg

Peripheral access 14/16G

Midazolam 0.5-2mg

Start remi at 0.1mcg/kg/min

Art line

Sit up for thoracic epidural

Supine, full monitoring inc. BIS

Epidural test-dose


co-induction with propofol + sevo. 1mg/kg roc.

Miniman bagging. DLT using asleep fibre optic intubation technique.

+/- CVP

Top-up epidural 10ml of 0.25% l-bupivicaine.

Intra-op: O2/air/desflurane. Remi at 0.1mcg/kg/min.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s