Retrospective analysis of risk factors and predictors of intraoperative complications in neuraxial blocks at Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu-UNESP.

@article{Pereira2011RetrospectiveAO,
  title={Retrospective analysis of risk factors and predictors of intraoperative complications in neuraxial blocks at Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu-UNESP.},
  author={Ivan Dias Fernandes Pereira and Marcela Miguel Grando and Pedro Thadeu Galv{\~a}o Vianna and Jos{\'e} Reinaldo Cerqueira Braz and Yara Marcondes Machado Castiglia and Lu{\'i}s Ant{\^o}nio Vane and Norma Sueli Pinheiro M{\'o}dolo and Paulo Hil{\'a}rio Saldiva do Nascimento and Rosa Beatriz Amorim and Geraldo Rolim Rodrigues and Leandro Gobbo Braz and Eliana Marisa Ganem},
  journal={Revista brasileira de anestesiologia},
  year={2011},
  volume={61 5},
  pages={568-81, 311-8}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Cardiovascular changes associated with neuraxial blocks are a cause of concern due to their frequency and because some of them can be considered physiological effects triggered by the sympathetic nervous system blockade. The objective of this study was to evaluate intraoperative cardiovascular complications and predictive factors associated with neuraxial blocks in patients ≥ 18 years of age undergoing non-obstetric procedures over an 18-year period in a tertiary… CONTINUE READING