Local & Regional Anaesthesia
November 2000, BMJ Books
Controversies depending on technical differences in the applied techniques, as well as on differences in local anaesthetic solutions, are discussed, providing a useful overview of the specialty worldwide.
Toxicity of local anaesthetics associated with nerve blocks.
Common local anesthetic blocks.
Intravenous regional anaethesia.
Modern technical aspects of regional anaesthesia.
Local anaesthesia in ambulatory surgery.
Epidural and spinal anaesthesia in obstetrics - current status.
Controversies in clinical practice of regional anaesthesia.
Complications of local and regional anaesthesia
- Discusses the most important controversies in clinical regional anaesthesia
- Contains recommendations for the safe use of local anaesthetics