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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: January 2012

Chapter 116 - Anesthesiafor common orthopedic procedures

from Part 22 - Anesthesia for Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery

Suggested readings

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EagleKA, BergerPB, CalkinsH, et al. ACC/AHA guideline update for perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery–executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee to update the 1996 guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery). Anesth Analg 2002; 94(5):1052–1064.
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GohelMS, BulbuliaRA, SlimFJ, et al. How to approach major surgery where patients refuse blood transfusion (including Jehovah's Witnesses). Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2005; 87(1):3–14.
HadzicA, KaracaPE, HobeikaP, et al. Peripheral nerve blocks result in superior recovery profile compared with general anesthesia in outpatient knee arthroscopy. Anesth Analg 2005; 100(4):976–981.
HorlockerTT, HeblJR, GaliB, et al. Anesthetic, patient, and surgical risk factors for neurologic complications after prolonged total tourniquet time during total knee arthroplasty. Anesth Analg 2006; 102(3):950–955.
HorlockerTT, WedelDJ, BenzonH, et al. Regional anesthesia in the anticoagulated patient: defining the risks (the second ASRA Consensus Conference on Neuraxial Anesthesia and Anticoagulation). Reg Anesth Pain Med 2003; 28(3):172–197.
LiuSS, WuCL.The effect of analgesic technique on postoperative patient-reported outcomes including analgesia: a systematic review. Anesth Analg 2007; 105(3):789–808.
MauermannWJ, ShillingAM, ZuoZ.A comparison of neuraxial block versus general anesthesia for elective total hip replacement: a meta-analysis. Anesth Analg 2006; 103(4):1018–1025.
RosencherN, KerkkampHE, MacherasG, et al. and OSTHEO Investigation. Orthopedic Surgery Transfusion Hemoglobin European Overview (OSTHEO) study: blood management in elective knee and hip arthroplasty in Europe. Transfusion 2003; 43(4):459–469.
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SingelynFJ, SeguyS, GouverneurJM.Interscalene brachial plexus analgesia after open shoulder surgery: continuous versus patient-controlled infusion. Anesth Analg 1999; 89(5): 1216.
TziavrangosE, SchugSA. Regional anaesthesia and perioperative outcome. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2006; 19(5):521–525.