Paravertebral Block

Known as: PVB 
A technique where a bolus of local anesthetic is injected in the paravertebral space, in the vicinity of the thoracic spinal nerves, resulting in… (More)
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2012
2012
INTRODUCTION Major breast surgery was usually performed under general anaesthesia until the first patient series with thoracic… (More)
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2009
2009
We describe an ultrasound-guided technique of continuous bilateral paravertebral block using an intercostal approach in 12… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND We examined in this randomized, double-blind study whether a multilevel paravertebral block performed before general… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
We reported earlier that preincisional paravertebral block (PVB) provides significant immediate postoperative analgesia after… (More)
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2003
2003
Abstract Choice of anesthesia for inguinal hernia repair remains a controversial topic. Local anesthesia has been described in… (More)
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2001
Review
2001
 
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Breast surgery is frequently associated with post-operative nausea, vomiting, pain and painful restricted movement… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Both epidural and paravertebral blocks are effective in controlling post-thoracotomy pain, but comparison of preoperative and… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The failure rate and complications were studied prospectively in 367 paediatric and adult patients who had received a thoracic or… (More)
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