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Pyrogens increase what

IL 1 and 6 leading to an increase in prostaglandin

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Malignant hyperthermia is due to the use of what

Succinylcholine and halothane

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Strength per square cm of x-sec area

3-4kg/cm2

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Energy systems

Phoshpagen energy system, glycogen lactic acid system, aerobic system

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Most important effect of high altitude

Decreased mental proficiency

5

Altitude that causes twitching or seizure

18,000

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Altitude that may cause coma or death

23,000

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Positive G that leads to vertebral fracture

20G

8

Negative G leading to death

-20G

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Nitrogen pressure leading to joviality

120 ft

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Nitrogen pressure: drowsiness

200-250

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Nitrogen pressure: raptures of depths

250 ft

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Bends, chokes

Deconpression sickness- N bubbles

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Chronic decompression sickness

Caison's disease

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Complement responsible for opsonizatiob

C3B

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Complement that is an anaphylatatoxib

C3a,c4a,C5a

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Complement that is chemitactic

C5a

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Complement part of the membrane attack complex

C5B, C9