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A Randomized Clinical Trial to Compare the Effectiveness between Bupivacaine and Bupivacaine-Clonidine Combination in Ultra-Sound Guided Brachial Plexus Block by Supraclavicular Approach


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1 AIMS, BG Nagara, India

The benefits of regional anaesthetic techniques are well established. Use of additives to local anesthetics can prolong these benefits.  The aim of this study was to find out the effect of adding clonidine to bupivacaine for ultrasound guided supraclavicular brachial plexus (SCBP) block.

Keywords

Clonidine, Bupivacaine, Analgesia, Brachial Plexus Block, Ultrasound-Guided.
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  • Singh S, Aggarwal A. A randomized controlled double-blinded prospective study of the efficacy of clonidine addedto bupivacaine as compared with bupivacaine alone used in supraclavicular brachial plexus block for upper limb surgeries. Indian J Anaesth2010; 54:552-7.
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  • A Randomized Clinical Trial to Compare the Effectiveness between Bupivacaine and Bupivacaine-Clonidine Combination in Ultra-Sound Guided Brachial Plexus Block by Supraclavicular Approach

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Authors

J. Achyutha
AIMS, BG Nagara, India
T. R. Raghavendra
AIMS, BG Nagara, India
M. R. Shashank
AIMS, BG Nagara, India
N. Madhu
AIMS, BG Nagara, India

Abstract


The benefits of regional anaesthetic techniques are well established. Use of additives to local anesthetics can prolong these benefits.  The aim of this study was to find out the effect of adding clonidine to bupivacaine for ultrasound guided supraclavicular brachial plexus (SCBP) block.

Keywords


Clonidine, Bupivacaine, Analgesia, Brachial Plexus Block, Ultrasound-Guided.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18311/isacon-Karnataka%2F2017%2FFP063