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Recovery Characteristics After Early Administration of Anticholinesterases During Intense Mivacurium-Induced Block

  • Mohamed Abdulatif
Conference paper

Abstract

The introduction of post-tetanic pattern of nerve stimulation (PTC) has made it possible to quantify an intense non-depolarizing block not responsive to single twitch or train of four (TOF) stimulation . Using this technique we have examined the reversal characteristics of two levels of intense (100%) mivacurium block by equipotent doses of neostigmine and edrophonium.

Keywords

Nerve Stimulation Saudi Arabia Reversal Time Recovery Characteristic Reversal Characteristic 
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Copyright information

© Springer Japan 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohamed Abdulatif
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anaesthesia, College of Medicine and Medical ScienceKing Faisal UniversityAl-KhobarSaudi Arabia

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