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Synonyms for blocking

the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

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Lymphomas have been observed in patients treated with TNF blocking agents, including SIMPONI.
1 selective blocking agent, which can be applied to the chest, brachial or dorsal regions once per day and changed every 24 hours.
1-3) Therefore, general anesthesia (4,5) or local neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBA) have been used.
Nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents chemically resemble acetylcholine.
TIMOPTIC (timolol maleate) is a non-selective beta- adrenergic receptor blocking agent indicated for the treatment of elevated intraocular pressure in patients with ocular hypertension or open-angle glaucoma.
For example, the use of neuromuscular blocking agents alone to achieve death is "unacceptable" and "absolutely condemned.
We report the management of a child with FSS undergoing anterior and posterior spinal surgery and describe a successful anaesthetic regimen based on a total intravenous anaesthesia technique with propofol and remifentanil, with intrathecal morphine for analgesia and without the use of neuromuscular blocking agents.
Refer to Table One for a sample list of neuromuscular blocking agents available in Canada.
With regard to antihypertensive drugs, 53% were receiving angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, 28% diuretics, 17% angiotensin II receptor blockers, 14% [beta]-adrenergic blocking agents, 12% calcium channel blockers, and 1% [alpha]-adrenergic blocking agents.
For antihypertensives, 53% took ACE inhibitors, 28% diuretics, 17% angiotensin II receptor blockers, 14% [beta]-adrenergic blocking agents, 12% calcium channel blockers, and 1% [alpha]-adrenergic blocking agents.
Cellular research on the molecular level has led scientists to identify microbial blocking agents (MBAs) as a new class of antimicrobial compounds.
Brooks: Loop diuretics, anti-depressants and calcium channel blocking agents were the most commonly used.
b) We tested several blocking agents for the suitability for the purpose of giving transparent film.
anaphylaxis) to rocuronium bromide or other neuromuscular blocking agents.