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Lesson Pre-eclampsia/eclampsia: * obtund intubation response * severe: monitor blood pressure with an arterial line * avoid ergotamine.
First, the greater depth of anaesthesia at BIS 25 may provide greater relaxation of jaw muscles and may obtund airway reflexes to a greater degree.
2] probe on the dependent limb can obtund the amplitude of a plethysmographic waveform (2).
deep inhalational anaesthesia could not reliably obtund the intubation response and could raise the intraocular pressure, which was undesirable in our patient.
Its effect is rapid, it obtunds laryngeal reflexes and it redistributes quickly with rapid offset of effect (3).