Metabolism-based toxicity of volatile anesthetic agents has been a concern of anesthesiologists for 4 decades. The introduction of new volatile anesthetics, medical-legal concerns, and new research has led to reexamination of traditionally accepted theories. This chapter provides a framework to interpret the relevant basic and clinical pharmacology of anesthesia toxicity..
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Problems in Anesthesia|
|State||Published - Oct 1998|