Intravenous regional anesthesia for closed treatment of fractures and dislocations of the upper extremities.

  • M G Schiller
  • Published 1976 in Clinical orthopaedics and related research
Intravenous regional anesthesia for the treatment of fractures and dislocations of the upper extremity is a very effective, consistent and safe form of analgesia which requires low doses of lidocaine and can be performed in an emergency room using a regular blood pressure cuff. Dosage should be related to body weight and the blood pressure cuff should be… CONTINUE READING