Neuromuscular Disease in the Neurointensive Care Unit.


Journal Article (Review)

Neuromuscular diseases are syndromic disorders that affect nerve, muscle, and/or neuromuscular junction. Knowledge about the management of these diseases is required for anesthesiologists, because these may frequently be encountered in the intensive care unit, operating room, and other settings. The challenges and advances in management for some of the neuromuscular diseases most commonly encountered in the operating room and neurointensive care unit are reviewed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Crespo, V; James, MLL

Published Date

  • September 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 34 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 601 - 619

PubMed ID

  • 27521200

Pubmed Central ID

  • 27521200

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1932-2275

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.anclin.2016.04.010


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States