What clinical outcomes could be expected at which TOF ratios?

Monitoring TOF Ratio on adductor pollicis Ratio: 0.5 Ratio: 0.8 Ratio: 1.0 Pharyngeal function (Swallowing) Significantly Impaired Impaired Mostly Normal Integrity of upper airway Significantly Impaired Impaired Mostly Normal Hypoxic respiratory response Frequently Impaired Mostly Normal Normal Eikermann et al. AM J Repir Crit Care Med. 2007;175:9-15 Berg H et al. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 1997; 41:1095-1103 Murphy…

When should you use Train-of-Four (TOF), Double Burst (DB), Post-Tetanic Count (PTC), Twitch or Tetanus?

Stimulation Pattern Onset of Action Deep NMB Moderate NMB Neuromuscular Recovery TOF Suitable Not Suitable Suitable Conditionally Suitable TOF with objective monitoring Suitable Not Suitable Suitable Suitable DB Conditionally Suitable Suitable Not Suitable Conditionally Suitable PTC Conditionally Suitable Suitable Not Suitable Not Suitable Tetanus Not Suitable Not Suitable Not Suitable Not Suitable