Comparison of the effect of rocuronium dosing based on corrected or lean body weight on rapid sequence induction and neuromuscular blockade duration in obese female patients

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Sakizci-Uyar B., Celik S., Postaci A., Bayraktar Y., Dikmen B., Ozkocak-Turan I., ...More

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.37, no.1, pp.60-65, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.15537/smj.2016.1.14099
  • Title of Journal : SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.60-65


Objectives: To compare onset time, duration of action, and tracheal intubation conditions in obese patients when the intubation dose of rocuronium was based on corrected body weight (CBW) versus lean body weight (LBW) for rapid sequence induction.