caudal block


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Synonyms for caudal block

regional anesthesia resulting from injection of an anesthetic into the caudal end of the spinal canal

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Probably, the most frequently used method to further prolong post-operative analgesia following caudal block is to add different adjuvant drugs to the local anaesthetic solution.
Methods: One hundred and ninety patients scheduled for transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy were randomized equally into Group-A who received caudal block (20 ml 1.
Ultrasound-guided ilioinguinal/lilohipogastric nerve blocks versus caudal block for postoperative analgesia in children undergoing unilateral groin surgery.
Patients were divided into two groups: DPNB for group I and caudal block for group II, using 0.
Objective: To compare the efficacy of caudal block alone with caudal block plus intravenous dexamethasone for postoperative analgesia in children undergoing orchidopexy under general anaesthesia.
The findings reported here are of particular importance as far as caudal block, CSI and spine surgery are concerned.
Use of continuous caudal block to relieve lowerextremity ischemia caused by vasculitis in a child with meningococcemia.
Dexamethasone in combination with caudal block has been demonstrated to be effective in postoperative management of orchiopexy.
1] Unfortunately, motor blockade resulting from caudal block may be a cause of distress to children in the postoperative period and could lead to delayed hospital discharge.
In a another study of patients undergoing paediatric groin surgery, the addition of an US-guided ilioinguinal nerve block to a single-shot caudal block decreased pain scores (59).
True (A) or false (B)-fill in only block A or B: Caudal block is easy to learn and commonly used in anorectal surgery.
The time interval from caudal block to the first analgesic consumption was considered as analgesia time" and recorded.