Randomized controlled trial comparing pudendal nerve block under ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance.

@article{Bellingham2012RandomizedCT,
  title={Randomized controlled trial comparing pudendal nerve block under ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance.},
  author={Geoff A Bellingham and Anuj Bhatia and Chin-wern Chan and Philip Wenn Hsin Peng},
  journal={Regional anesthesia and pain medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={262-6}
}
BACKGROUND Although fluoroscopy is an established imaging modality for pudendal nerve block, ultrasound (US) technique allows physicians better visualization of anatomic structures. This study aimed to compare the effectiveness and safety between the US- and fluoroscopy-guided techniques. METHODS A randomized, single-blind, split-plot design was used to conduct the study. Twenty-three patients undergoing bilateral pudendal nerve blocks received US-guided injections to either the left or right… CONTINUE READING
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