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Block

Large quantity of stock or large dollar amount of bonds held or traded. As a rule of thumb, 10,000 shares or more of stock and $200,000 or more worth of bonds would be described as a block.

Block

An exceptionally large amount or value of securities. While there is no specific definition of how many shares constitute a block, most people using the term refer to holding or trading more than 10,000 shares and/or shares worth more than $200,000. Almost invariably, trades of this magnitude involve institutional investors. See also: Block trade, Secondary issue.

block

A large amount of a security, usually 10,000 shares or more.

block

An area bounded by perimeter streets.Many subdivision descriptions employ a subdivision name,and then a block number and a lot number to identify particular properties.The numbers are assigned when the subdivision developer files its plat plan with local authorities.

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In their 1971 publication 18, these authors performed similar research in 26 patients undergoing muscle relaxant surgery and introduced the concept of a TOF ratio where the height of the fourth twitch was presented as a percentage of the height of the first as an indication of the degree of neuromuscular block.
One study reported that the incidence of postoperative residual neuromuscular block was 64%, 52% and 39% with use of Vecuronium, Atracurium and Rocuronium respectively.
Recovery of T1 during 10 minutes period after reversal of neuromuscular block was slow in pre-treated with MgS[O.
Ipsilateral comparison of acceleromyography and electromyography during recovery from non-depolarizing neuromuscular block under general anaesthesia in humans.
2 mg/kg) profound neuromuscular block by sugammadex: a multicenter, dose-finding and safety study.
Org 25969 Causes Rapid Reversal of Rocuronium-Induced Neuromuscular Block, Independent of Acid-Base Status.
Neostigmine is a parasympatomimetic agent, and often preferred to reverse neuromuscular block.
The influence of residual neuromuscular block on the incidence of critical respiratory events.
2 mg/kg of ideal body weight) was used for neuromuscular block with additional doses given at the reappearance of the third train-of-four (TOF) twitch.
H; Intubating conditions and onset of neuromuscular block of Rocuronium; a comparison with Suuccinylcholine, Acta Anaesthesiolscand 1992;36;463-468.
Perioperative monitoring of neuromuscular transmission using acceleromyography prevents residual neuromuscular block following pancuronium.