NMB: Brain stem reflexes

Basic, Clinical Sciences: Anesthesia Procedures, Methods, and Techniques

As NMBAs function at striated smooth muscle, reflexes which utilize smooth muscle (i.e. pupillary response) will also be preserved.

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Matt Lavallee, MD