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Regional anaesthesia: Overview

This guide has been designed for anaesthetists interested in Regional Anaesthesia to locate relevant resources on this topic, including those available through the ANZCA library.



Sansone P, Giaccari LG, Faenza M, Di Costanzo P, Izzo S, Aurilio C, Coppolino F, Passavanti MB, Pota V, Pace MC. What is the role of locoregional anesthesia in breast surgery? A systematic literature review focused on pain intensity, opioid consumption, adverse events, and patient satisfaction. BMC Anesthesiology. 2020 Nov 23;20(1):290. doi: 10.1186/s12871-020-01206-4. 

ArticlesBailey JG, Morgan C, Christie R, Ke J, Kwofie K, Uppal V. Continuous peripheral nerve blocks (CPNBs) compared to thoracic epidurals or multimodal analgesia for midline laparotomy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Korean Journal of Anesthesiology. 2020 Sep 23. doi: 10.4097/kja.20304. 

ArticlesYamak Altinpulluk E, Turan A. Future in regional anesthesia: new techniques and technological advancements. Minerva Anestesiologica. 2020 Sep 22. doi: 10.23736/S0375-9393.20.14791-6. Request from Library.

Regional Anaesthesia SIG

For more information about this Special Interest Group (SIG), including events, activities and membership, please visit the Regional Anaesthesia page on the Anaesthesia Continuing Education website.

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