Dexmedetomidine controls junctional ectopic tachycardia during Tetralogy of Fallot repair in an infant

Dexmedetomidine is a highly selective α2 -adrenergic agonist approved for short-term sedation and monitored anesthesia care in adults. Although not approved for use in the pediatric population, an increasing number of reports describe its use in pediatric patients during the intraoperative period an...

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Main Authors: Michelle LeRiger, Aymen Naguib, Mark Gallantowicz, Joseph D Tobias
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2012-01-01
Series:Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia
Online Access:;year=2012;volume=15;issue=3;spage=224;epage=228;aulast=LeRiger