[Prevention of toxic accidents of local anesthetics].

  • Kamrun Samii
  • Published 1988 in Annales francaises d'anesthesie et de reanimation


The prevention of toxic accidents due to local anesthetics is simple. The doses used must be carefully selected according to the drug chosen, the areas to be anaesthetized, and whether or not the local anaesthetic solution contains adrenaline. Continuous infusions of local anaesthetics should be used with great care. Bupivacaine must be avoided for… (More)