What Is the Evidence for Harm of Neuromuscular Blockade and Corticosteroid Use in the Intensive Care Unit?

@article{Annane2016WhatIT,
  title={What Is the Evidence for Harm of Neuromuscular Blockade and Corticosteroid Use in the Intensive Care Unit?},
  author={Djillali Annane},
  journal={Seminars in respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={51-6}
}
Neuromuscular blocking agents and corticosteroids are widely used in medicine and in particular in the intensive care unit (ICU). Neuromuscular blockade is commonly used to ease tracheal intubation, to optimize mechanical ventilation and oxygenation in acute respiratory disorders such as status asthmaticus and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), to… CONTINUE READING

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