Neuromuscular monitoring in clinical practice and research

Mit elnem Geleitwort von Robert Jütte

  • Thomas Fuchs-Buder

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. Thomas Fuchs-Buder
    Pages 24-72
  3. Thomas Fuchs-Buder
    Pages 74-123
  4. Thomas Fuchs-Buder
    Pages 126-203
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 205-209

About this book


Neuromuscular monitoring is critical for the judicious use of muscle relaxants. In combination with reversal, it is fundamental to every successful strategy for managing postoperative residual blocks. This reference work is a compendium of all the essential information needed to monitor neuromuscular function. Physiological and pharmacological basics of neuromuscular transmission, principles of neuromuscular monitoring: How to place stimulation electrodes, properly select the stimulation mode and interprete findings, practical techniques for clinical routine, clinical concepts behind qualitative and quantitative nerve stimulators, comprehensive presentation of acceleromyography including a question & answer section, summaries of all key points, current guidelines on the scientific use of acceleromyography.


basics clinical application monitoring muscle pharmacology

Authors and affiliations

  • Thomas Fuchs-Buder
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anesthesia and Critical CareCentre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nancy/BraboisVandceuvre-les-NancyFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-13476-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-13477-7
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