Intravenous regional analgesia using bupivacaine.

  title={Intravenous regional analgesia using bupivacaine.},
  author={R J Ware},
  volume={30 6},
Intravenous regional analgesia using bupivacaine (Marcain) was employed as the anaesthetic technique in a series of 50 cases undergoing a variety of surgical procedures on the upper limb. A short pilot study was undertaken to determine the optimal dosage and concentration of bupivacaine. This was found to be 1-5 mg/kg in 0-2% concentration and proved… CONTINUE READING