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Table 3 Medications and doses administered during endoscopic submucosal dissection

From: Comparison of sedation between the endoscopy room and operation room during endoscopic submucosal dissection for neoplasms in the upper gastrointestinal tract

Anesthesia drug Group E Group O
Diazepam 114 (58.2%)  
Mean diazepam dose (mg) 16.1 ± 9.4  
Midazolam 87 (44.4%)  
Mean midazolam dose (mg) 14.1 ± 6.1  
Buprenorphine 99 (50.5%)  
Mean buprenorphine dose (mg) 0.2 ± 0.1  
Pentazocine 52 (26.5%)  
Mean pentazocine dose (mg) 12.7 ± 4.3  
Pethidine hydrochiloride 55 (28.1%)  
Mean pethidine dose (mg) 73.2 ± 24.3  
Propofol   101 (100%)
Mean propofol dose (mg)   633.6 ± 320.0
Fentanyl   101 (100%)
Mean fentanyl dose (μg)   125.0 ± 52.6
  1. Group E: patients who underwent endoscopic submucosal dissection in the endoscopy room, Group O: patients who underwent endoscopic submucosal dissection in the operation room. Values are presented as mean ± standard deviation or n (%)