Need for muscle relaxation following reversal of nondepolarizer
The surgeon has just completed a laparotomy in an obese patient. After reversal of pancuronium, a lap sponge is discovered to be missing. The surgeon requests muscle relaxation for re-exploration. What is your response?
Awareness during anesthesia
A 6-year old child reports to his nurse that he was awake during his strabismus surgery.
1. How would you evaluate this statement?
2. What would you say to the parents?