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CASE REPORT
Rocuronium for control of muscle spasms in a tetanus patient with chronic methamphetamine use disorder
  1. Clare Angeli Guinto Enriquez1,
  2. Joshua Emmanuel Edillon Abejero1,
  3. Philip A Ramiro1,
  4. Carissa Paz Dioquino Maligaso1,2
  1. 1Department of Neurosciences, University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital, Manila, Philippines
  2. 2National Poison Management and Control Center (Toxicology), University of the Philippines- Philippine General Hospital, Manila, Philippines
  1. Correspondence to Dr Clare Angeli Guinto Enriquez, clare_angeli{at}yahoo.com

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  • Contributors CAGE was the primary author who wrote the manuscript. She was the resident in charge of the patient. JEEA was the senior neurology resident supervising the management of the patient. He proof-read the manuscript. PAR was the consultant supervising CAGE and JEEA. CPDM is a neurotoxicologist who advised on the possible relationship of methamphetamine toxicity to benzodiazepine tolerance.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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  • Contributors CAGE was the primary author who wrote the manuscript. She was the resident in charge of the patient. JEEA was the senior neurology resident supervising the management of the patient. He proof-read the manuscript. PAR was the consultant supervising CAGE and JEEA. CPDM is a neurotoxicologist who advised on the possible relationship of methamphetamine toxicity to benzodiazepine tolerance.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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