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Effect of low concentrations of halothane on the oxygen electrode.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7426229     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The effect of low concentrations of halothane dissolved in saline (equivalent to 0.34% halothane) on the oxygen electrode was examined using a multi-wire Clark type electrode, consisting of eight platinum wires, each of 15 microns tip diameter. On the first exposure of the day to saline equilibrated with halothane in 10% oxygen or air, the output of the oxygen electrode increased by 40% over 56 min. On the second and subsequent exposures the increase in output was much less, but was still 10% greater than the correct values. After immersing the electrode overnight in saline without halothane the high sensitivity to halothane was present again next morning, even if neither membrane nor electrolyte was changed.
Authors:
T Maekawa; Y Okuda; D G McDowall
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of anaesthesia     Volume:  52     ISSN:  0007-0912     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Anaesth     Publication Date:  1980 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-01-26     Completed Date:  1981-01-26     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372541     Medline TA:  Br J Anaesth     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  585-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Blood Gas Analysis / instrumentation,  methods*
Halothane*
Methoxyflurane
Microelectrodes*
Platinum
Time Factors
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
151-67-7/Halothane; 7440-06-4/Platinum; 76-38-0/Methoxyflurane

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