Bronchospasm in an asthmatic patient following pancuronium

@article{Heath1973BronchospasmIA,
  title={Bronchospasm in an asthmatic patient following pancuronium},
  author={M. Heath},
  journal={Anaesthesia},
  year={1973},
  volume={28}
}
  • M. Heath
  • Published 1973
  • Medicine
  • Anaesthesia
  • Preliminary reports showed no evidence of histamine release in guinea pigs or cats,' or in man, at the time when pancuronium bromide was introduced.2 A clinical comparison with tubocurarine3 led McDowell & Clarke to the suggestion that it could probably be used safely in the asthmatic patient, although none of the thirty patients in their trial suffered from respiratory disease, and Nana, Cardan & Leitersdorfer4 have reported on the successful use of pancuronium in a series of thirteen patients… CONTINUE READING
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