Dosing of remifentanil to prevent movement during craniotomy in the absence of neuromuscular blockade.

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BACKGROUND In neuroanesthesia practice, muscle relaxants may at times need to be avoided to facilitate intraoperative motor pathway monitoring. Our study's objective was to determine the optimal dose of remifentanil required to prevent movement after neurosurgical stimulation. METHODS After Institutional Review Board approval and written informed consent… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ANA.0b013e3181806c4a

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