Pharmacokinetics and MAC: Practical Implications for Dosage of Volatile Anesthetics

  • H. Schwilden
  • H. Stoeckel
  • P. M. Lauven
  • J. Schüttler
Conference paper
Part of the Anaesthesiologie und Intensivmedizin Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine book series (A+I, volume 185)


The development of a rational basis for pharmacotherapy established the combined concept of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, which provides the underlying structure for the complex, nonlinear relationship of dose and response.


Adipose Tissue Volatile Anesthetic Inhalation Anesthesia Inhalation Anesthetic Alveolar Ventilation 
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  • H. Schwilden
  • H. Stoeckel
  • P. M. Lauven
  • J. Schüttler

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