A comparison of different densities of levobupivacaine solutions for unilateral spinal anaesthesia


Yagan O., TAŞ N., Kucuk A., HANCI V.

REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA, vol.66, no.2, pp.157-164, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bjan.2016.01.006
  • Journal Name: REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.157-164
  • Keywords: Hyperbaric levobupivacaine, Unilateral spinal anaesthesia, Arthroscopic knee surgery, HYPERBARIC BUPIVACAINE, RACEMIC BUPIVACAINE, ROPIVACAINE, SURGERY, PLAIN
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background and objectives: The aim of the study was to compare the block characteristics and clinical effects of dextrose added to levobupivacaine solutions at different concentrations to provide unilateral spinal anaesthesia in tower extremity surgery.