Neuromuscular Block / Edition 1

Neuromuscular Block / Edition 1

by Stanley Feldman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0750617640

ISBN-13: 9780750617642

Pub. Date: 04/01/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A clinically orientated monograph covering the mechanism of neuromuscular block, its reversal and the clinical importance of the various factors that affect it. The aim is to make basic science understandable to the practising anaesthetist.

Overview

A clinically orientated monograph covering the mechanism of neuromuscular block, its reversal and the clinical importance of the various factors that affect it. The aim is to make basic science understandable to the practising anaesthetist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750617642
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/01/1996
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; History; The Neuromuscular junction; Neuromuscular transmission; Acetylcholine: formation and metabolism; Neuromuscular block (non depolarizing); Isolated arm experiments; Explanations of clinical events based on biophase binding; Pharmacokinetics and pharmacokinetic models; Onset of action of non-depolarizing drugs; Presynaptic nicotinic receptors; Reversing the action of non-depolarizing drugs; Sensitivity to a second dose of drug; The priming principle; Depolarizing neuromuscular block; Hypothermia and neuromuscular block; Monitoring neuromuscular conduction; Ideal muscle relaxant; The muscle relaxant drugs; Index

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