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ACE Report #7422
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Interscalene brachial plexus block & IV-inhalation anaesthesia in upper limb fracture

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Combining interscalene brachial plexus block with intravenous inhalation combined anesthesia for upper extremity fractures surgery: A randomized controlled trial

Int J Surg. 2014 Dec;12(12):1484-8.

Contributing Authors: L Yuan W Tang GQ Fu J Wang J Guo WT Chen

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One hundred elderly patients scheduled for upper extremity fracture surgery were randomized to receive either intravenous-inhalation anesthesia or intravenous-inhalation anesthesia with interscalene brachial plexus block (IBPB). This study aimed to investigate whether the use of IBPB with intravenous-inhalation anesthesia would be more effective than isolated intravenous-inhalation anesthesia. Int...

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