The effects of neuromuscular blockade on operating conditions during general anesthesia for spinal surgery.

TitleThe effects of neuromuscular blockade on operating conditions during general anesthesia for spinal surgery.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsLi Y-L, Liu Y-L, Xu C-M, Lv X-H, Wan Z-H
JournalJournal of neurosurgical anesthesiology
Volume26
Issue1
Pagination45-9
Date Published2014 Jan
Abstract

Muscle relaxants are prescribed routinely for patients undergoing general anesthesia, but the requirement for paralysis in spinal surgery is unclear. This study compared the operating conditions of general anesthesia with and without a muscle relaxant on spinal surgery patients.

DOI10.3348/kjr.2013.14.4.581
Alternate JournalJ Neurosurg Anesthesiol