Anesthesia for knee arthroscopy: which nerves should be blocked?

Authors

  • Rostislav Chaplynskyy Municipal non-profit enterprise of the Kharkiv Regional Council “Regional Clinical Hospital”, Kharkiv
  • Olha Perepelytsia Municipal non-profit enterprise of the Kharkiv Regional Council “Regional Clinical Hospital”, Kharkiv
  • Yevhen Perepelytsia Municipal non-profit enterprise of the Kharkiv Regional Council “Regional Clinical Hospital”, Kharkiv

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31636/pmjua.v6i2.6

Keywords:

knee arthroscopy, adductor canal block, sciatic nerve block

Abstract

Nowadays knee arthroscopy is the most common orthopedic procedure. It is used to diagnose and treat various pathological conditions. Usually knee arthroscopy can be performed using spinal anesthesia. The article presents a successful experience of using a combined technique, which consist in a unilateral subarachnoid anesthesia with additional adductor canal block and blocks of the articular branches of the sciatic and obturator nerves.

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Published

2021-08-28

How to Cite

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Chaplynskyy R, Perepelytsia O, Perepelytsia Y. Anesthesia for knee arthroscopy: which nerves should be blocked?. PMJUA [Internet]. 2021 Aug. 28 [cited 2021 Sep. 24];6(2):48-54. Available from: https://painmedicine.org.ua/index.php/pnmdcn/article/view/259

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