Major complications of regional anesthesia in France: The SOS Regional Anesthesia Hotline Service.

  title={Major complications of regional anesthesia in France: The SOS Regional Anesthesia Hotline Service.},
  author={Yves Auroy and Dan Benhamou and Laurent Bargues and Claude Ecoffey and Bruno Falissard and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Jean Mercier and Herv{\'e} Bouaziz and K. Armin Samii},
  volume={97 5},
BACKGROUND Several previous surveys have estimated the rate of major complications that occur after regional anesthesia. However, because of the increase in the use of regional anesthesia in recent years and because of the introduction of new techniques, reappraisal of the incidence and the characteristics of major complications is useful. METHODS All French anesthesiologists were invited to participate in this 10-month prospective survey based on (1) voluntary reporting of major… CONTINUE READING
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