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Synonyms for block

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the uppermost part of the body

to stop or prevent passage of

to plug up something, as a hole, space, or container

block in: to draw up a preliminary plan or version of

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a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings

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a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides

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a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit

housing in a large building that is divided into separate units

(computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted

an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do

a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope

a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine

a platform from which an auctioneer sells

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the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

stop from happening or developing

interfere with or prevent the reception of signals

run on a block system

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interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia

shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight

stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block

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support, secure, or raise with a block

impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)

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be unable to remember

shape by using a block

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shape into a block or blocks

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prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)

References in periodicals archive ?
Xin wang et al in their study assessed the effects of three different maternal positions on hypotension caused by subarachnoid block.
To compare the subarachnoid block characteristics (onset and duration of sensory and motor block) 5[micro]g and 10[micro]g dexmedetomidine was added to 15mg 0.
At the end of the procedure a survey was administered to measure the patient's satisfaction with the subarachnoid block.
In our study, the duration of total analgesia (from subarachnoid block to first report of pain in minutes) was statistically significant (P < 0.
In obstetric patients in whom intrathecal hyperbaric bupivacaine was injected in the sitting position, EVE failed to increase the sensory block compared with CSE and single shot subarachnoid block (10).
The role of the anaesthetic practitioner within regional anaesthesia, including epidural anaesthesia and subarachnoid blocks is multifaceted.
All patients received 30 mL sodium citrate orally and 1,000 mL intravenous (IV) Ringer lactate solution before initiation of the subarachnoid block.
82 min in bupivacaine-tramadol group10 A comparative study of 50 mg tramadol and 2 mg nalbuphine used in subarachnoid block done by Mostafa MG20 demonstrated equally effective prolongation of duration of analgesia and Lower VAS scores along with minimal side effects related to these agents although sedation score was found to be higher in tramadol group.
Subarachnoid block was administered in L3-L4 space with 25-G Quincke's spinal needle and the proposed drug was injected.
She underwent cesarean delivery 3 years back for cephalopelvic disproportion under subarachnoid block without any perioperative complications.
Those patients scheduled to undergo elective lower abdominal, lower extremity, gynaecological or urological surgeries under subarachnoid block.
Conclusion: Intravenous administration of 04 mg of intravenous ondansetron, 05 minutes prior to subarachnoid block, is effective in decreasing frequency of hypotension.
Based on earlier human study it is hypothesized that intrathecal Dexmedetomidine improve duration and quality of subarachnoid block without neurological side effects.
The use of smaller gauge spinal needles with special tip designs has led to a reduced rate of complications following subarachnoid block (SAB).