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Acute quadriplegic myopathy

National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Non‐technical summary  Wasting and severely impaired function of skeletal muscle is frequently observed in critically ill… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BackgroundAcute quadriplegic myopathy (AQM) or critical illness myopathy (CIM) is frequently observed in intensive care unit (ICU… 
2008
2008
  • L. Larsson
  • Advances in experimental medicine and biology
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 13591341
Acquired neuromuscular disorders have been shown to be very common in critically ill patients receiving prolonged mechanical… 
2006
2006
Background:  The mechanisms underlying acute quadriplegic myopathy (AQM) are poorly understood, partly as a result of the fact… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We previously demonstrated that muscle fibers become unable to fire action potentials in both patients and an animal model of… 
2000
2000
We investigated the changes of muscle proteins in acute quadriplegic myopathy (AQM) using immunohistochemistry and stoichiometry… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Objective: Long‐term treatment with nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents and corticosteroids in the intensive care unit… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
BACKGROUND In the last few years, rare cases of acute quadriplegic myopathy (AQM*) with myosin-deficient muscle fibres occurring… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In rats treated with high‐dose corticosteroids, skeletal muscle that is denervated in vivo (steroid‐denervated [S‐D]) develops… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have previously found that muscle is electrically inexcitable in severe acute quadriplegic myopathy (AQM). In contrast, muscle…