TITLE

Train-of-Four Results and Observed Muscle Movement in Children During Continuous Neuromuscular Blockade

AUTHOR(S)
Corso, Lisa
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Jun2008, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the use of Train-of-4 (TOF) test in children undergoing treatment with neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs). TOFs are utilized to lessen the dosage of paralytics. It is found that TOF results is not a reliable information to predict muscle movements in infants and children undergoing NMBA treatment.
ACCESSION #
32682743

 

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