Continuous paravertebral block for post thoracotomy analgesia in children.


The use of continuous paravertebral analgesia was studied in 15 children with a mean age of 9.8 years (2-16 years). Nine patients received pre-emptive and postoperative paravertebral analgesia while six children studied earlier in the series received only post operative paravertebral analgesia. Excellent pain relief was attained in all patients, as assessed… (More)


  • Presentations referencing similar topics