The Effect of Magnesium Sulfate on Uncontrollable Contractions in a Tetanus Case


Kati I. , Goktas U. , Cagan E., Guzel A., Bartin S.

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE, cilt.28, ss.366-367, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/pec.0b013e31824d9f17
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.366-367

Özet

Tetanus is a rare disease caused by the exotoxins of Clostridium tetani. Higher mortality rates have been reported among the elderly and in the newborn. In this report of a tetanus case, the treatment and prognosis of contractions resistant to diazepam, midazolam, and atracurium infusion has been evaluated.