This program illustrates what can be done with infusion pumps that can deliver a bolus over a set time and then an infusion rate. An example would be the Alaris Medley.

This program is intended to demonstrate principles of pharmacokinetics. These lessons can be applied to clinical care, but ignorance of pharmacokinetics has a proven track record. Your choice.

Warning - Propofol and remifentanil should only be given by clinicians who are trained to manage patients under general anesthesia. This program is not a substitute for good clinical judgement, but may provide powerful synergy when used in conjunction with good clinical judgement.

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