Laparoscopic cholecystectomy under spinal anesthesia: a study of 3492 patients.


OBJECTIVES Spinal anesthesia (SA) for laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is only contemplated in patients where general anesthesia (GA) is contraindicated. In this paper, we present our experience of over 12 years of performing laparoscopic cholecystectomy, primarily under spinal anesthesia. METHODS Over the last 12 years, LC was done under SA in 3492… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/lap.2008.0393


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