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Table 3 Utilization rate of skeletal muscular relaxants in patients with CAO undergoing flexible bronchoscopy or rigid bronchoscopy

From: Safety application of muscle relaxants and the traditional low-frequency ventilation during the flexible or rigid bronchoscopy in patients with central airway obstruction: a retrospective observational study

muscular relaxants N (%) P value
Flexible (204) Rigid (171) Total (375)
Cisatracurium 177 (86.8%) 136 (79.5%) 313 (83.5%) 0.224
Rocuronium 18 (8.8%) 27 (15.8%) 45 (12.0%)  
Atracurium 2 (1.0%) 2 (1.2%) 4 (1.1%)  
No recorded 7 (3.4%) 6 (3.5%) 13 (3.5%)