Author(s): Wright DK, Lalloo UG, Nayiager S, Govender P
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Abstract The enigma of autonomic nervous system dysfunction in severe tetanus is discussed in the light of recent and older evidence concerning the nature and action of tetanus toxin, its clinical effects, and therapy. Some suggestions for the pathogenesis and management of the cardiovascular disturbances are made.
This article was published in Crit Care Med
and referenced in Emergency Medicine: Open Access