Published on October 10th, 2012 | by Daniel Jolley
Sugammadex – One Minute Anesthesia
A brief video introduction to sugammadex, the first ‘selective relaxant binding agent’ in anesthesia. Sugammadex has a high binding affinity for the aminosteroid rocuronium, reversing its neuromuscular blockade almost instantly.
Read more about sugammadex in these articles on gasexchange.com:
- If sugammadex is the answer what is the question?
- Sugammadex, suxamethonium and the rapid sequence induction
- Sugammadex and rocuronium anaphylaxis
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