Neuromuscular blockade with acute respiratory failure in a patient receiving cibenzoline

Similowski, Thomas; Straus, Christian; Attali, Valérie; Girard, Frédéric; Philippe, François; Deray, Gilbert; Thomas, Daniel; Derenne, Jean-Philippe
June 1997
Thorax;Jun1997, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p582
Academic Journal
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