Intravenous regional analgesia--a new modification.

  • Philippa Cox
  • Published 1989 in Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica


A modification of the standard intravenous regional analgesia technique is described whereby excess local anaesthetic solution is removed from the veins of the isolated arm once analgesia has been established. This simple procedure was shown to reduce the incidence of oozing at the site of operation without affecting the quality of analgesia. Measurement of… (More)


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@article{Cox1989IntravenousRA, title={Intravenous regional analgesia--a new modification.}, author={Philippa Cox}, journal={Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica}, year={1989}, volume={33 4}, pages={336-8} }