Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia

, Volume 41, Issue 3, pp 262–262 | Cite as

Propofol, seizure and antidepressants

  • Beverley Orser
  • Don Oxorn


Psychotropic Drug Alpha Rhythm FRCPC Department Beta Rhythm Tetracyclic Antidepressant 


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© Canadian Anesthesiologists 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Beverley Orser
    • 1
  • Don Oxorn
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnaesthesiaSunnybrook Health Science CentreTorontoCanada

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