Local Anesthetics

Known as: Anesthetics, Conduction Blocking, anesthetic local, anesthetics local 
Drugs that block nerve conduction when applied locally to nerve tissue in appropriate concentrations. They act on any part of the nervous system and… (More)
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1945-2018
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The extent of analgesia provided by transversus abdominis plane blocks depends upon the site of injection and pattern of spread… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
INTRODUCTION Thoracoscopy under local anaesthetic and intravenous sedation, also known as local anaesthetic thoracoscopy, medical… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Local anaesthetics are known to induce apoptosis in clinically relevant concentrations. Hitherto, it is unknown what… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Interscalene brachial plexus block (ISBPB) is an effective nerve block for shoulder surgery. However, a 100% incidence… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND We compared the effects of clonidine added to levobupivacaine and bupivacaine on axillary brachial plexus block as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The utility of randomised, double-blind, controlled, comparative local anaesthetic blocks for the diagnosis of cervical… (More)
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1991
1991
Laparoscopy is frequently associated with postoperative shoulder pain that may last several days. We have assessed the analgesic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The postoperative analgesic effect of opiate premedication and local anaesthetic blocks was studied in 929 patients having… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The local anaesthestic properties of 1-propyl-2',6'-pipecoloxylidide, a congener of mepivacaine and bupivacaine, and its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The time course and extent of local anaesthetic blocks within the spinal cord of cats were evaluated. A monopolar stimulation… (More)
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