A F Kopman

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Publications

  1. ncbi Relationship of the train-of-four fade ratio to clinical signs and symptoms of residual paralysis in awake volunteers
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, USA
    Anesthesiology 86:765-71. 1997
  2. ncbi Molar potency is predictive of the speed of onset of neuromuscular block for agents of intermediate, short, and ultrashort duration
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 90:425-31. 1999
  3. ncbi Molar potency is not predictive of the speed of onset of atracurium
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, USA
    Anesth Analg 89:1046-9. 1999
  4. ncbi An alternate method for estimating the dose-response relationships of neuromuscular blocking drugs
    A F Kopman
    Department of Clinical Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York
    Anesth Analg 90:1191-7. 2000
  5. ncbi Dose-response and onset/offset characteristics of rapacuronium
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Hospital and Medical Center of New York, New York City, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 93:1017-21. 2000
  6. doi Determining the potency of neuromuscular blockers: are traditional methods flawed?
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Apt 17F, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Br J Anaesth 104:705-10. 2010
  7. ncbi Dose-response relationship of rocuronium: a comparison of electromyographic vs. acceleromyographic-derived values
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Hospital Manhattan, New York City, NY 10011, USA
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:323-7. 2005
  8. ncbi Residual postoperative paralysis. Pancuronium versus mivacurium, does it matter?
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, Valhalla, USA
    Anesthesiology 85:1253-9. 1996
  9. ncbi Acceleromyography vs. electromyography: an ipsilateral comparison of the indirectly evoked neuromuscular response to train-of-four stimulation
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Hospital Manhattan, New York City, NY 10011, USA
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:316-22. 2005
  10. ncbi Reexamined: the recommended endotracheal intubating dose for nondepolarizing neuromuscular blockers of rapid onset
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Anesth Analg 93:954-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi Relationship of the train-of-four fade ratio to clinical signs and symptoms of residual paralysis in awake volunteers
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, USA
    Anesthesiology 86:765-71. 1997
    ..70 to 0.90...
  2. ncbi Molar potency is predictive of the speed of onset of neuromuscular block for agents of intermediate, short, and ultrashort duration
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 90:425-31. 1999
    ....
  3. ncbi Molar potency is not predictive of the speed of onset of atracurium
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, USA
    Anesth Analg 89:1046-9. 1999
    ..The 95% effective dose (microM/kg) may not be a reliable predictor of a muscle relaxant's onset time, when the drug administered is a mixture isomers of varying potency...
  4. ncbi An alternate method for estimating the dose-response relationships of neuromuscular blocking drugs
    A F Kopman
    Department of Clinical Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York
    Anesth Analg 90:1191-7. 2000
    ..Averaging of single-dose estimates of neuromuscular potency provides a useful adjunct and reasonable alternative to conventional regression analysis...
  5. ncbi Dose-response and onset/offset characteristics of rapacuronium
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Hospital and Medical Center of New York, New York City, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 93:1017-21. 2000
    ..In addition, there is little information available regarding the onset or offset profile of rapacuronium when administered in subparalyzing doses. These issues necessitate further study...
  6. doi Determining the potency of neuromuscular blockers: are traditional methods flawed?
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Apt 17F, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Br J Anaesth 104:705-10. 2010
    ..We were interested in the degree to which the method of regression analysis alters calculated ED(50) and ED(95) values...
  7. ncbi Dose-response relationship of rocuronium: a comparison of electromyographic vs. acceleromyographic-derived values
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Hospital Manhattan, New York City, NY 10011, USA
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:323-7. 2005
    ..This study was an attempt to determine if AMG-derived ED(50/95) values are interchangeable with those measured with a more traditional neuromuscular monitor...
  8. ncbi Residual postoperative paralysis. Pancuronium versus mivacurium, does it matter?
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, Valhalla, USA
    Anesthesiology 85:1253-9. 1996
    ..The authors reexamined the incidence of postoperative weakness after the administration of long- and short-acting neuromuscular blockers because few, if any, such comparative studies are available...
  9. ncbi Acceleromyography vs. electromyography: an ipsilateral comparison of the indirectly evoked neuromuscular response to train-of-four stimulation
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Hospital Manhattan, New York City, NY 10011, USA
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:316-22. 2005
    ..All previous such studies evaluated the responses from contralateral limbs. This investigation was undertaken to determine if these previously described differences were in part a function of observing the responses from opposing limbs...
  10. ncbi Reexamined: the recommended endotracheal intubating dose for nondepolarizing neuromuscular blockers of rapid onset
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Anesth Analg 93:954-9. 2001
    ..For muscle relaxants of low potency, doses only 1.5 times the 95% effective dose can provide very satisfactory conditions for intubation if laryngoscopy is delayed to 75 s after drug administration...
  11. ncbi Precurarization and priming: a theoretical analysis of safety and timing
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Saint Vincents Hospital and Medical Center of New York, New York, New York 10011, USA
    Anesth Analg 93:1253-6. 2001
    ..For vecuronium, the optimal priming interval is 5 min. The safety and dependability of the priming principle is very much subject to the laws of probability...
  12. ncbi The staircase phenomenon: implications for monitoring of neuromuscular transmission
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, Valhalla, USA
    Anesthesiology 95:403-7. 2001
    ..If these units are to be used as scientific tools or clinical monitors, additional information regarding how to achieve proper baseline stabilization and calibration is needed...
  13. doi Neuromuscular dose-response studies: determining sample size
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th Street, New York City, NY 10065, USA
    Br J Anaesth 106:194-8. 2011
    ..Institutional Review Boards and peer-reviewed journals now generally ask for this information. This study outlines a proposed method for meeting these requirements...
  14. doi Antagonism of non-depolarising neuromuscular block: current practice
    A F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, NY, USA
    Anaesthesia 64:22-30. 2009
    ..If only a single twitch or none at all can be evoked, neostigmine should not be expected to promptly reverse neuromuscular block, and antagonism is best delayed till a train-of-four-count of two is achieved...