Effects of Anesthesia and Paralysis on Diaphragmatic Mechanics in Man

Anesthesiology. 1974 Sep;41(3):242-55. doi: 10.1097/00000542-197409000-00006.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Airway Resistance
  • Anesthesia, General*
  • Biomechanical Phenomena*
  • Diaphragm / drug effects
  • Diaphragm / physiology*
  • Diaphragm / physiopathology
  • Halothane
  • Humans
  • Lung Compliance
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Paralysis / physiopathology*
  • Positive-Pressure Respiration
  • Posture
  • Radiographic Image Enhancement
  • Respiration
  • Spirometry
  • Succinylcholine
  • Ventilation-Perfusion Ratio
  • Ventilators, Mechanical
  • Vital Capacity

Substances

  • Succinylcholine
  • Halothane