Feasibility of ultrasound-guided capsule-sheath space block combined with anterior cervical cutaneous nerves block for thyroidectomy: an observational pilot study

@inproceedings{Wang2015FeasibilityOU,
  title={Feasibility of ultrasound-guided capsule-sheath space block combined with anterior cervical cutaneous nerves block for thyroidectomy: an observational pilot study},
  author={Quanguang Wang and Zhengqian Li and Shihao Xu and Yu Li and Xuezheng Zhang and Qimin Liu and Yun Qiang Xia and Thomas John Papadimos and Xuzhong Xu},
  booktitle={BMC anesthesiology},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND We evaluated the efficacy of a new anesthetic technique termed ultrasound-guided capsule-sheath space block (CSSB) combined with anterior cervical cutaneous nerve block (CCNB) for thyroidectomy. METHODS The study included two parts: Part one was an imaging study to determine technique feasibility. The CSSB was performed on five healthy… CONTINUE READING