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Magnesium: a versatile drug for anesthesiologists

From: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3726845/

MOA: multiple including blockade of nmda and Calcium channels

Magnesium has multiple advantages including:

Pharmacology

Reversal of evoked gamma oscillation deficits is predictive of antipsychotic activity with a unique profile for clozapine. (2016)

Reversal of evoked gamma oscillation deficits is predictive of antipsychotic activity with a unique profile for clozapine.

Recent heuristic models of schizophrenia propose that abnormalities in the gamma frequency cerebral oscillations may be closely tied to the pathophysiology of the disorder, with hypofunction of N-methyl-d-aspartate receptors (NMDAr) implicated as having a crucial role. 248 more words

Schizophrenia

Remembering is everything

Remembrance Sunday is a day when we remember. We remember those that lost their lives fighting for a better Britain. We remember the everyday heroes that fought for our country, both on the battlefields and back at home. 499 more words

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IgLON5: a new antibody disorder for neurologists

IgLON5 antibody syndrome¬†first came to my attention in this paper from Lancet Neurology 2014. A passing phenomenon I thought but noted it in my… 113 more words

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