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Because local anesthetics are known to inhibit both sodium and potassium channels, and anesthetic properties have been attributed to the former effect, we compared their effects with those of tetrodotoxin (TTX), a selective Na(+) channel inhibitor with anesthetic activity, and 4-aminopyridine (4-AP), a selective potassium channel blocker with convulsive(More)
Objective: To analyse postoperative cognitive dysfunction’s (POCD) incidence and cognitive areas involved, in patients with cardiac and general surgery. Material and Methods: Prospective observational study on 130 patients undergoing general or heart surgery on cardiopulmonary bypass, under general anesthesia. Two groups, 65 members each. Group A had a(More)
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