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A futures exchange member who trades securities for his or her own account.

Local

A member on a futures exchange that conducts trades predominantly or exclusively for one's own account. That is, a local is not a broker for other parties.
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The presentation of local anaesthetic agent toxicity symptoms is as follows: central nervous system--45%, cardiovascular system--11%, or both--44%.
Women who underwent CS under general anaesthetic, who had the wound infiltrated and peritoneal spraying with local anaesthetic (1 study, 100 participants), had a reduced need for opioid rescue (RR 0.
When you're getting a local anaesthetic you need to be responding and listening to the dentist.
In the awake patient, after skin antisepsis (for example, chorhexidine 2% in isopropyl alcohol 70% as recommended by Pratt et al 2007) and draping, skin wheals are raised 4 cm from the midline using a short acting local anaesthetic (for example, lidocaine), opposite the lower borders of the vertebral spines.
He said, "This is a very, very sad and unfortunate case but people should not be concerned about the risks from local anaesthetic because they are indeterminably small.
Since then dozens of local anaesthetic compounds have been developed and utilised in order to temporarily block conduction from peripheral nerves and or the spinal cord.
She said Dr Evans-Appiah had not instructed him to administer the local anaesthetic.
Local much safer for surgery as we age TOP anti-ageing expert Lesley Reynolds, from the Harley Street Clinic, said: "It's little wonder that Sherrie now wants to have her facelift procedure carried out under a local anaesthetic.
Lignocaine (lidocaine) is the local anaesthetic most frequently used as it is effective acts

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