[Anaesthics incidents - Injuries caused by regional anaesthesia - closed claims of the North German Arbitration Board].

Injuries caused by regional anaesthesia are the second most common reason for a patient to apply to the North German Arbitration Board. Part of the reported injuries are mild and transient, while others are severe and permanent, e.g. a paraplegia after regional anaesthesia. In the majority of the reported cases, the Arbitration Board did not find a medical… (More)