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Infographics in Anesthesiology  |   September 2019
Full Strength, but Impaired Response: Neuromuscular Blockade and the Carotid Body
Author Notes
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School
  • Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.
    Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.×
  • Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jonathan.p.wanderer@vanderbilt.edu.
  • This Infographic has a related article on p. 467.
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Infographics in Anesthesiology / Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems / Neuromuscular Diseases and Drugs / Neurosurgical Anesthesia / Technology / Equipment / Monitoring
Infographics in Anesthesiology   |   September 2019
Full Strength, but Impaired Response: Neuromuscular Blockade and the Carotid Body
Anesthesiology 9 2019, Vol.131, A17. doi:https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000002937
Anesthesiology 9 2019, Vol.131, A17. doi:https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000002937
Complex Information for Anesthesiologists Presented Quickly and Clearly
ACh, acetylcholine; TOF, train of four.
Infographic created by Jonathan P. Wanderer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and James P. Rathmell, Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School. Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals. Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jonathan.p.wanderer@vanderbilt.edu. This Infographic has a related article on p. 467.
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