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Effect of Diazepam on Awareness during Caesarean Section under General Anaesthesia

Br Med J 1969; 2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.2.5659.736 (Published 21 June 1969) Cite this as: Br Med J 1969;2:736
  1. David J. Turner,
  2. James Wilson

    Abstract

    The use of diazepam for premedication before elective caesarean section increased the incidence of unpleasant recall postoperatively, compared with atropine in a previous study. This finding suggests that diazepam is unsuitable for this type of anaesthesia.