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]
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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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The meeting is the preeminent gathering of the nation's leading scientists, researchers and professionals specializing in neuromuscular disease research and care, designed to accelerate discoveries and drug development for families fighting neuromuscular diseases, for which there are currently no cures.
Genetic neuromuscular diseases are disorders that affect nerves which control the body's voluntary movements, and a number of such conditions are extremely rare.
Under the amended agreement, Cytokinetics is eligible to receive over $600 million in pre-commercialization and commercialization milestone payments, of which over $100 million is payable for CK-2127107 in each of SMA and other neuromuscular indications.
Neuromuscular conditions are progressive and it is crucial patients get ongoing input from a co-ordinated multidisciplinary team of specialist health professionals to manage changing symptoms, to reduce complications and to provide expert advice.
However it was not until 1949 that reports emerged outlining assessment of the degree of neuromuscular blockade.
One of the solutions to relief the TMJ disorder is Neuromuscular massage.
Head of the Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre in London, Francesco Muntoni, said advances in recent years in finding the faulty genes that cause neuromuscular disorders were just the start.
Charity bosses say people with neuromuscular conditions in the Midlands are often admitted to hospital as emergency patients.
Hewett and colleagues (9) have shown that insufficient neuromuscular control of lower extremity biomechanics leads to potential patterns for high-risk injury.
However, although most research studying neuromuscular disease uses quantitative approaches, qualitative methods are emerging as important tools for studying the impact of chronic neuromuscular disease on patients and their families.
The area between the axon and the skeletal muscle fiber is also called the neuromuscular junction.
As an example, Dr Stefan Spinty, paediatric neuromuscular consultant at Alder Hey Children's Hospital, has developed and leads a comprehensive specialist service.