Brachial plexus block with ropivacaine and bupivacaine for the formation of arteriovenous fistula in patients with end-stage renal failure

@inproceedings{BundgaardNielsen2005BrachialPB,
  title={Brachial plexus block with ropivacaine and bupivacaine for the formation of arteriovenous fistula in patients with end-stage renal failure},
  author={M. Bundgaard-Nielsen},
  year={2005}
}
  • M. Bundgaard-Nielsen
  • Published 2005
EDITOR: Patients with hip fracture are often frail and elderly, and co-morbidities are frequently present. The following case describes perioperative use of continuous epidural blockade in a patient with hip fracture and a severe aortic stenosis. This has not been reported before. There is no evidence favouring general anaesthesia to neuroaxial blockade in patients with aortic stenosis. Several case reports have shown that the use of epidural blockade for Caesarean section, labour and delivery… CONTINUE READING