Table 4

Sedative and Opioid Doses

AOD

No AOD

p


Median

IQR

Median

IQR


Lorazepam equivalents (mg/kg.day)

0.5

0.32–1.08

0.2

0.02–0.63

0.004

Morphine equivalents (mg/kg.day)

0.5

0.03–2.68

0.1

0.00–0.93

0.03

Propofol (microg/kg.day)*

0

0–28

0

0–14

0.81


AOD: alcohol and other drug use disorders

IQR: interquartile range

*33 patients received propofol, of which 12 had AOD

de Wit et al. BMC Anesthesiology 2007 7:3   doi:10.1186/1471-2253-7-3

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