Anesthesia and neuromuscular diseases

W. J. Book, M. Abel, J. B. Eisenkraft

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Neuromuscular diseases produce physiologic changes that may affect perioperative anesthesia care. Management of affected patients requires an understanding of the disease and its impact on the patient's physiology. In this article, we review several of these disorders and address their anesthesia considerations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)515-542
Number of pages28
JournalAnesthesiology Clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1996


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