Effect of Intrathecal Dexmedetomidine and Fentanyl as Adjuvant to Hyperbaric Bupivacaine for Orthopaedic Lower Limb and Lower Abdominal Procedures: A Double Blind Control Study

@inproceedings{Routray2015EffectOI,
  title={Effect of Intrathecal Dexmedetomidine and Fentanyl as Adjuvant to Hyperbaric Bupivacaine for Orthopaedic Lower Limb and Lower Abdominal Procedures: A Double Blind Control Study},
  author={Sidharth Srabam Routray and Khageswar Ravi and Debasis Mishra},
  year={2015}
}
Aims and Objectives: The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of Dexmedetomidine and Fentanyl as intrathecal adjuvant to Bupivacaine on the onset and duration of sensory and motor block in spinal anaesthesiain orthopaedic lower limb and lower abdominal surgeries. Materials and Method: Ninety patients of ASA status I and II posted for lower limb and lower abdominal surgery were randomly divided into three groups. Group D was administered Hyperbaric Bupivacaine 15mg + Dexmedetomidine 5μg… CONTINUE READING

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