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The calcium channel blockers verapamil, methoxyverapamil, diltiazem, and nisoldipine have been tested for interactions with the nondepolarizing muscle relaxant pancuronium bromide by using the indirectly stimulated in vitro preparation of the rat hemidiaphragm. Dose response curves of each calcium channel blocker, pancuronium bromide, and combinations of(More)
BACKGROUND Adequate vocal cord paralysis and full recovery of laryngeal muscle function are important when muscle relaxants are used perioperatively. This study was designed to compare the effects of vecuronium and rocuronium at the vocal cord abductor and adductor muscles and the anterior tibial muscle in cats. METHODS Twelve adult cats were studied(More)
The value of the quantitative electromyogram in the detection of subclinical myopathic signs was tested in a family consisting of 11 members, one of them showing a Malignant Hyperthermia crisis. Furtheron an in vitro contracture test and an ATP-test was performed and the Serum CPK and the isoenzyme in serum and muscle examined. The following conclusions(More)
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