Regional body blocks under ultrasonic control

Authors

  • Iu. L Kuchin Bogomolets National Medical University

Keywords:

TAP-block, block of intercostal nerves, paravertebral block, regional analgesia

Abstract

In this article we have tried to describe the technique of the most used conduction anesthesia of the nerves of the trunk and its purpose. These simple but often underestimated blockades, when used in appropriate operations, provide excellent post-operative analgesia, reduce the need for opioid analgesics, allow the patient to breathe and cough painlessly, and also contribute to early mobilization.

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Published

2017-09-01

How to Cite

1.
Kuchin IL. Regional body blocks under ultrasonic control. PMJUA [Internet]. 2017 Sep. 1 [cited 2023 Feb. 8];2(3):35-8. Available from: https://painmedicine.org.ua/index.php/pnmdcn/article/view/62