Addition of dexmedetomidine to lidocaine for intravenous regional anaesthesia


Esmaoglu A. , Mizrak A., Akin A. , Turk Y., Boyaci A.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY, vol.22, no.6, pp.447-451, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1017/s0265021505000761
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.447-451

Abstract

Background and objective: The aim of this study was to determine the duration of onset and regression time of sensory and motor blocks, the quality of anaesthesia and postoperative analgesia by the addition of dexmedetomidine to local anaesthetic solution in intravenous regional anaesthesia (IVRA).