How to use Neuromuscular in a sentence
Terminal nerve fibers release acetylcholine into the neuromuscular junction, which then binds to acetylcholine receptors on muscle cells.
It can be used to maintain neuromuscular blockade using an infusion technique.
The side effects occur when drugs are given to reverse the effects of these neuromuscular blockers.
This normal removal process is carried out by enzymes within the neuromuscular junction called cholinesterases.
This means you may have to change your neuromuscular coordination to adapt.Advertisement
The parameters which require sensing includes endocrine, neuromuscular transmission and organ response.
The way these mechanisms are utilized will be discussed below under the heading of proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) type stretching.
The place where muscle and nerve meet is called a ' neuromuscular junction ' (NJ ).
Toxic doses of propantheline bromide may produce non-depolarising neuromuscular blocking effects with paralysis of voluntary muscle.
Unlike depolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents, such as succinylcholine, Norcuron does not cause muscle fasciculations.Advertisement
Neuromuscular blockade With modern short acting muscle relaxants, reversal of neuromuscular block at the end of cesarean section is rarely a problem.
Propofol sedation has allowed control of spasms and rigidity without the use of neuromuscular blocking drugs.
Dysarthria is a motor speech disorder caused by disturbances in neuromuscular control of components of the speech mechanism.
It isn't clear that people with neuromuscular diseases are unusually susceptible to the nerve or muscle damaging effects of statins.
It is n't clear that people with neuromuscular diseases are unusually susceptible to the nerve or muscle damaging effects of statins.Advertisement
Lifting free weights improves your coordination by improving the neuromuscular pathways that connect your muscles to the central nervous system.
Additionally, those who have had a stroke, neuromuscular disorder or brain tumor are also more likely to develop the condition.
Further research is needed to determine the beneficial effects of marijuana-derived substances on neuromuscular symptoms associated with movement disorders.
Botox is commonly used for cosmetic treatment of wrinkles but is also used to treat neuromuscular problems, including migraine and cervical dystonia.
While this interaction is severe, it is rare, since the neuromuscular blocking agents are usually used only in surgery.Advertisement
Neuromuscular scoliosis is due to loss of control of the nerves or muscles that support the spine.
The physical examination includes determination of pubertal development in adolescents, a neurological exam (which may reveal a neuromuscular cause), and measurements of trunk asymmetry.
Bracing may be appropriate for scoliosis due to some types of neuromuscular disease, including spinal muscular atrophy, before growth is finished.
Orthopedic surgery for neuromuscular scoliosis is often done earlier.
Diagnostic tests can help differentiate among the different types of myopathies, as well as between myopathy and other neuromuscular disorders.Advertisement
In some cases, nerve conduction studies with electromyography of the affected muscles may be performed to evaluate an underlying neuromuscular disorder.
Associated neuromuscular conditions also may affect the child's development.
The challenge in correctly diagnosing a "floppy" child lies in distinguishing between central and neuromuscular hypotonia.
Weakness strongly implies neuromuscular involvement.
Neuromuscular massage is a form of deep massage that is applied to individual muscles.Advertisement
A child who exhibits a strong preference for one hand at about one year of age-too early to clearly express handedness-may have a weakness or neuromuscular problem in the other arm or hand.