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  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: February 2015

Chapter 20 - Peripheral nerve blocks

from Section 3 - Procedural ultrasound

Selected references

Bhoi, S., Sinha, T. P., Rodha, M., et al. (2012) Feasibility and safety of ultrasound-guided nerve block for management of limb injuries by emergency care physicians. J Emerg Trauma Shock 5(1): 28–32.
Christos, S. C., Chiampas, G., Offman, R., Rifenburg, R. (2010) Ultrasound-guided three-in-one nerve block for femur fractures. West J Emerg Med 11(4): 310–13.
Ganesh, A., Gurnaney, H. (2009) Ultrasound guidance for pediatric peripheral nerve blockade. Anesthesiol Clin 27: 197–212.
Ivani, G., Mossetti, V. (2009) Pediatric regional anesthesia. Minerva Anesthesiol 75(10): 577–83.
Liebmann, O., Price, D., Mills, C., et al. (2006) Feasibility of forearm ultrasonography-guided nerve blocks of the radial, ulnar, and median nerves for hand procedures in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med 48: 558–62.
Mariano, E., Ilfeld, B., Cheng, G., et al. (2008) Feasibility of ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve block catheters for pain control on pediatric medical missions in developing countries. Paediatr Anaesth 18: 598.
Neal, J. M., Brull, R., Chan, V. W. S., et al. (2010) The ASRA evidence-based medicine assessment of ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia and pain medicine. Reg Anesth Pain Med 35(2 Suppl): S1–9.
Neal, J. M., Gerancher, J. C., Hebl, J. R., et al. (2009) Upper extremity regional anesthesia: essentials of our current understanding, 2008. Reg Anesth Pain Med 34: 134–70.
Sites, B., Brull, R. (2006) Ultrasound guidance in peripheral regional anesthesia: philosophy, evidence-based medicine, and techniques. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 19: 630.
Tsui, B., Suresh, S. (2010) Ultrasound imaging for regional anesthesia in infants, children, and adolescents: a review of current literature and its application in the practice of extremity and trunk blocks. Anesthesiology 112: 473–92.