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Neuromuscular Blocking Agents

Known as: blockers neuromuscular, neuromuscular blocker, [MS300] NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKING AGENTS 
Drugs that interrupt transmission of nerve impulses at the skeletal neuromuscular junction. They can be of two types, competitive, stabilizing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Previous trials suggesting that high-frequency oscillatory ventilation (HFOV) reduced mortality among adults with the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Postoperative residual curarization (PORC) [train-of-four ratio (T4/T1) <0.9] is associated with increased morbidity… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Objectives:To characterize the perceived utilization of sedative, analgesic, and neuromuscular blocking agents, the use of… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Objective:To evaluate the effects of neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs) on pulmonary and systemic inflammation in patients… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
BACKGROUND To avoid postoperative residual neuromuscular block there is a need for a change in clinician's attitude towards… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
ObjectiveTo evaluate the effects of a 48-hr neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBA) infusion on gas exchange over a 120-hr time… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) are ligand-gated ion channels and can be divided into two groups: muscle receptors… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Objective:To update the 2002 version of “Clinical practice guidelines for sustained neuromuscular blockade in the adult… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The development of chemical synapses is regulated by interactions between pre- and postsynaptic cells. At the vertebrate skeletal… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
OBJECTIVE To assess current use of sedating drugs and neuromuscular blocking agents in patients requiring mechanical ventilation… Expand