Learn More
In 62 dogs, hypotension to a mean arterial pressure of either 40 or 50 torr (equivalent to a cerebral perfusion pressure of 30 or 40 torr, respectively) for one hour was induced by hemorrhage (oligemia), trimethaphan, halothane, or sodium nitroprusside. Before and during the period of hypotension, the following were measured: mean arterial blood pressure,(More)
SCh is unequivocally contraindicated in the management of patients who have sustainded thermal trauma or direct muscle trauma and those who have neurologic disorders involving motor deficits, including tetanus. The mechanism is clear in some, but not all, of these conditions, and is related to increased chemosensitivity of the muscle membrane due to the(More)