F Petitfaux

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OBJECTIVE To describe a new midfemoral lateral approach for the sciatic nerve block. Its combination with the "3 in 1" block was tested for postoperative analgesia following major surgery of the knee. STUDY DESIGN Descriptive, anatomical and clinical study prospective. PATIENTS After testing in four unembalmed corpses the new approach was applied to 42(More)
UNLABELLED Monitoring of motor pathways via muscle contraction recording is sensitive to anesthetics, particularly volatile anesthetics. However, the specific action sites of these anesthetics on the spinal cord and the peripheral nervous system are not well known in humans. Therefore, we studied proximal and distal motor and sensory nerve conduction,(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the incidence of the hemidiaphragmatic paresis after inter Sterno-Cleido-Mastoid (inter-SCM) block. STUDY DESIGN Prospective, comparative, single blind study. PATIENTS 16 patients ASA I-II. METHODS The diaphragmatic paresis was measured by a radiologist unaware of the technique used and operated side. It was determined by the(More)
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