This is supported by the findings that over 70% of respondents could not correctly identify the safe criteria for excluding residual neuromuscular blockade
before extubation or the limitations of clinical signs and subjective testing.
If the patient is sedated with a BIS of 40-60 without also receiving a neuromuscular blockade
, some muscle movement or EMG may be expected.
was reversed with Neostigmine 50pg/kg and Glycopyrrolate 10[micro]g/kg.
Propofolnot thiopental or etomidate-with remifentanil provides adequate intubating conditions in the absence of neuromuscular blockade
Residual neuromuscular blockade
and critical respiratory events in the postanesthesia care unit.
Reversal of residual neuromuscular blockade
was achieved with incremental dosing of intravenous inj.
Changes in the depth of neuromuscular blockade
(NMB) are inversely proportional to changes in the compound action potential with EMG area reflecting neuromuscular transmission (10).
Donati F, Meistelman C: Vecuronium neuromuscular blockade
at the adductor muscle of the larynx and the adductor pollicis.
Twitch, tetanus and train-of-four as indices of recovery from non-depolarizing neuromuscular blockade
The incidence of residual neuromuscular blockade
in the recovery room is still alarmingly high.
Reversal of vecuronium-induced moderate neuromuscular blockade
is significantly faster with sugammadex compared with neostigmine.
After the end of the procedure residual neuromuscular blockade
was antagonized with neostigmine (2.