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Divided doses of methohexitone improves ECT outcome

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Gurmarnik, S., Young, R. & Alesker, E. Divided doses of methohexitone improves ECT outcome. Can J Anesth 43, 535 (1996).

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  • Midazolam
  • Succinylcholine
  • Labetalol
  • Etomidate
  • Neuromuscular Block