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Comparison of Ropivacaine 0.75% and Bupivacaine 0.5% in Peribulbar Block for Small Incision Cataract Surgery-A Prospective Randomized Controlled Study


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1 SSIMS & RC, Davangere, India

Ropivacaine is an amide local anaesthetic agent. The aims of study are to assess the anaesthetic efficacy of 0.75% ropivacaine as a peribulbar block in cataract surgery and to compare the anaesthetic efficacy of 0.75% ropivacaine vs 0.5% bupivacaine.

Keywords

Bupivacaine, Ropivacaine, Peribulbar Block.
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  • Comparison of Ropivacaine 0.75% and Bupivacaine 0.5% in Peribulbar Block for Small Incision Cataract Surgery-A Prospective Randomized Controlled Study

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Paresh Nagwekar
SSIMS & RC, Davangere, India
Arun Kumar Ajjappa
SSIMS & RC, Davangere, India
Shanthala
SSIMS & RC, Davangere, India
Arun Kumar
SSIMS & RC, Davangere, India

Abstract


Ropivacaine is an amide local anaesthetic agent. The aims of study are to assess the anaesthetic efficacy of 0.75% ropivacaine as a peribulbar block in cataract surgery and to compare the anaesthetic efficacy of 0.75% ropivacaine vs 0.5% bupivacaine.

Keywords


Bupivacaine, Ropivacaine, Peribulbar Block.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18311/isacon-Karnataka%2F2017%2FFP087