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Prospective study conducted between March 2013 and November 2014 at Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro-Majadahonda, in Madrid, Spain to identify complications and evaluate the efficacy of pure inhalational anesthesia induction to achieve endotracheal intubation without the use of muscle relaxant and analgesic drugs.
This is a prospective study conducted between March 2013 and November 2014 at Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro-Majadahonda, in Madrid, Spain, with the previous approval by the institutional clinical research ethics committee. A total of 91 subjects who underwent general, gastrointestinal, orthopedic, urology and neurological surgery were randomly selected and provided written informed consent before any study-related procedures were performed.
The aim of this study was to identify complications and evaluate the efficacy of pure inhalational anesthesia induction to achieve endotracheal intubation without the use of muscle relaxant and analgesic drugs.
Avoidance of rocuronium/cisatracurium, Sevoflurane 8% + Intravenous fentanyl
Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro
Puerta de Hierro University Hospital
Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-04-14T04:23:22-0400
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That phase of a muscle twitch during which a muscle returns to a resting position.
A potent narcotic analgesic, abuse of which leads to habituation or addiction. It is primarily a mu-opioid agonist. Fentanyl is also used as an adjunct to general anesthetics, and as an anesthetic for induction and maintenance. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1078)
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Prolonged failure of muscle relaxation after contraction. This may occur after voluntary contractions, muscle percussion, or electrical stimulation of the muscle. Myotonia is a characteristic feature of MYOTONIC DISORDERS.
Agents that induce various degrees of analgesia; depression of consciousness, circulation, and respiration; relaxation of skeletal muscle; reduction of reflex activity; and amnesia. There are two types of general anesthetics, inhalation and intravenous. With either type, the arterial concentration of drug required to induce anesthesia varies with the condition of the patient, the desired depth of anesthesia, and the concomitant use of other drugs. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p.173)
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