neuromuscular

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neu·ro·mus·cu·lar

 (no͝or′ō-mŭs′kyə-lər, nyo͝or′-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or affecting both nerves and muscles.
2. Having the characteristics of both nervous and muscular tissue.

neuromuscular

(ˌnjʊərəʊˈmʌskjʊlə)
adj
(Physiology) of, relating to, or affecting nerves and muscles. Also: myoneural

neu•ro•mus•cu•lar

(ˌnʊər oʊˈmʌs kyə lər, ˌnyʊər-)

adj.
pertaining to or affecting both nerves and muscles.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.neuromuscular - affecting or characteristic of both neural and muscular tissue
Translations
nervosvalový

neu·ro·mus·cu·lar

a. neuromuscular, rel. a nervios y músculos;
___ blocking agentsagentes bloqueadores neuromusculares;
___ relaxantrelajador ___;
___ systemsistema ___.

neuromuscular

adj neuromuscular
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a revenue generating specialty pharmaceutical company focused on therapeutics for hospital and other acute care settings, today announced the acquisition of exclusive global rights to two novel neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBs) and a proprietary chemical reversal agent from Cornell University.
Neuromuscular blocking agents are most commonly implicated as the cause of anaphylactic reaction in anaesthesia practice.
Good clinical research practice (GCRP) in pharmacodynamic studies of neuromuscular blocking agents.
Development and potential clinical impairment of ultra-short-acting neuromuscular blocking agents.
Nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents (ND-NMBA) have commonly used in surgical units to facilitate endotracheal intubation and during procedures under general anesthesia to provide adequate surgical conditions or optimize ventilatory support.
Neuromuscular blocking agents are firmly entrenched as an integral part of everyday anesthesia practice.
1,2) Therefore, although studies have been performed to evaluate the effects of intracameral and topical nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents on avian pupils, mydriasis is inconsistent, and the side effects associated with administration can be severe.
Post-operative Residual Curarization (PORC) was frequent in patients given long acting neuromuscular blocking agents.
Depolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent: So many depolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents have been synthesized but only succinyl choline stood the test of time.
It must be remembered that the behaviour of the small muscles of the hand towards antidepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents may not be quantitatively identical with the behaviour of the other muscles.
Atracurium is one of the non-depolarization neuromuscular blocking agents, and can be used safely for patients with malfunction in liver and kidney owing to its unique degradation of ester hydrolysis and the Hoffman reaction.
RSI also has risks; using neuromuscular blocking agents has potential complications because of the removal of spontaneous respiratory effort and possibly the loss of airway patency under certain circumstances.

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