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Obtunding the intubation response can prevent hypertensive complications.
Furthermore, social/medical model detoxification programs have additional benefits, including a shorter time period, avoidance of the obtunding effects of medication, and reinforcement of nonchemical ways of coping with alcohol abuse (Whitfield, 1978).
12) Many different opioid combinations and dosages have been tried in the past on obtunding this pressor response.
The efficacy of a topical anaesthetic formulation EMLA 5% cream (Eutectic Mixture of Local Anaesthetics) in obtunding the pain produced by intravenous cannulation was determined in our study.
The present study was conducted to compare the efficacy of McCoy laryngoscope in obtunding the pressor response to laryngoscopy and intubation as compared to the Macintosh blade.