A F Kopman

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Country: USA

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  1. ncbi Antagonism of cisatracurium and rocuronium block at a tactile train-of-four count of 2: should quantitative assessment of neuromuscular function be mandatory?
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA
    Anesth Analg 98:102-6, table of contents. 2004
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. ncbi The staircase phenomenon: implications for monitoring of neuromuscular transmission
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, Valhalla, USA
    Anesthesiology 95:403-7. 2001
  5. ncbi Acceleromyography as a guide to anesthetic management: a case report
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Medical Center Manhattan, New York, NY 10011, USA
    J Clin Anesth 15:145-8. 2003
  6. ncbi The "intubating dose" of succinylcholine: the effect of decreasing doses on recovery time
    Aaron F Kopman
    Professor of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 99:1050-4. 2003
  7. ncbi The relationship between acceleromyographic train-of-four fade and single twitch depression
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:583-7. 2002
  8. 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
  9. ncbi Residual postoperative paralysis. Pancuronium versus mivacurium, does it matter?
    A F Kopman
    New York Medical College, Valhalla, USA
    Anesthesiology 85:1253-9. 1996
  10. 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

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  1. ncbi Antagonism of cisatracurium and rocuronium block at a tactile train-of-four count of 2: should quantitative assessment of neuromuscular function be mandatory?
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA
    Anesth Analg 98:102-6, table of contents. 2004
    ..70 should rarely be observed in the postanesthesia care unit if neostigmine-assisted antagonism of residual block is delayed until the tactile TOF count at the thumb is 2 or more...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi Acceleromyography as a guide to anesthetic management: a case report
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, St Vincent s Medical Center Manhattan, New York, NY 10011, USA
    J Clin Anesth 15:145-8. 2003
    ..If a method of objective estimation of the TOF ratio had not been available, tracheal extubation would have taken place at a time when the train-of-four fade ratio was below 0.40...
  6. ncbi The "intubating dose" of succinylcholine: the effect of decreasing doses on recovery time
    Aaron F Kopman
    Professor of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 99:1050-4. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to examine the extent to which reducing this dose would decrease the duration of action of succinylcholine...
  7. ncbi The relationship between acceleromyographic train-of-four fade and single twitch depression
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:583-7. 2002
    ..Therefore, the authors studied the relation between T1 and the TOF ratio (when measured by acceleromyography) during recovery from neuromuscular block...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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
    ..Potency of a relaxant may not be a reliable predictor of its time to peak effect, when the drug administered is a mixture of isomers with widely different neuromuscular activities...
  13. 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...
  14. 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
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  15. 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...
  16. doi TOF-Watch(R) monitor: failure to calculate the train-of-four ratio in the absence of baseline calibration in anaesthetized dogs
    M Martin-Flores
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Br J Anaesth 108:240-4. 2012
    ..We have never encountered this problem when the monitor was calibrated before neuromuscular blocking agent administration...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. doi Residual neuromuscular block and adverse respiratory events
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesth Analg 107:1756; author reply 1756. 2008
  21. doi Undetected residual neuromuscular block has consequences
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College and St Vincent s Hospital Manhattan, New York, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 109:363-4. 2008
  22. ncbi Sugammadex-rocuronium dosing
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesth Analg 105:883-4; author reply 884. 2007
  23. ncbi Rocuronium versus succinylcholine for rapid tracheal intubation
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesth Analg 102:1912; author reply 1912-3. 2006
  24. ncbi Can conventional peripheral nerve stimulators induce direct muscle depolarization?
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesth Analg 102:1905; author reply 1905-6. 2006
  25. ncbi The Datex-Ohmeda M-NMT Module: a potentially confusing user interface
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesthesiology 104:1109-10; discussion 1110-1. 2006
  26. ncbi Sugammadex: a revolutionary approach to neuromuscular antagonism
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesthesiology 104:631-3. 2006
  27. ncbi Antagonism of profound cisatracurium and rocuronium block: the role of objective assessment of neuromuscular function
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:30-5. 2005
    ..70), but clinically undetectable (TOF ratio >0.40), residual neuromuscular block after neostigmine antagonism of profound cisatracurium (CIS) or rocuronium (ROC) block...
  28. ncbi Low-dose rocuronium and tracheal intubation
    Mohamed Naguib
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa College of Medicine 200, Hawkins Drive, 6JCP, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1009, USA
    Middle East J Anesthesiol 17:193-204. 2003
  29. ncbi The intubating dose of succinylcholine
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesthesiology 96:516; author reply 517. 2002
  30. ncbi The effect of nitrous oxide on the dose-response relationship of rocuronium
    Aaron F Kopman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Room N R 408, St Vincent s Hospital Manhattan, 170 West 12th St, New York City, NY 10011, USA
    Anesth Analg 100:1343-7, table of contents. 2005
    ..001). The clinical importance of this effect must be considered modest; however, estimates of potency that are usually obtained during N(2)O anesthesia may underestimate drug requirements at the time of induction of anesthesia...
  31. ncbi The influence of the duration of anesthesia on neuromuscular potency
    Aaron F Kopman
    Anesthesiology 98:1300; author reply 1300-1. 2003