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Synonyms for block

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the uppermost part of the body

to stop or prevent passage of

to plug up something, as a hole, space, or container

block in: to draw up a preliminary plan or version of

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a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings

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a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides

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a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit

housing in a large building that is divided into separate units

(computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted

an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do

a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope

a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine

a platform from which an auctioneer sells

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the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

stop from happening or developing

interfere with or prevent the reception of signals

run on a block system

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interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia

shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight

stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block

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support, secure, or raise with a block

impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)

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be unable to remember

shape by using a block

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shape into a block or blocks

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prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)

References in periodicals archive ?
Ultrasound-guided supraclavicular brachial plexus block. Anesth Analg 2003;97(5):1514-7.
Ultrasound-guided infraclavicular brachial plexus block. Br J Anaesth 2002; 89: 254-9.
Patients in group A received 30 mL of 0.5% ropivacaine with 1 [micro]g [kg.sup.-1] of dexmedetomidine, and those in group B received 30 mL of 0.5% ropivacaine with 1 [micro]g [kg.sup.-1] of fentanyl under supraclavicular brachial plexus block using USG guidance.
We understand from very few case reports that interscalene brachial plexus blocks and combined interscalene-cervical plexus blocks are being used as a single anesthetic modality for surgery of the clavicle in some hospitals [7].
Narang, "Brachial plexus block for cancer-related pain: a case series," Pain Physician, vol.
An example of these techniques is combining an infraclavicular brachial plexus block and a suprascapular nerve block [4,5].
After the ethical committee approval 90 patients of age 20-50 year, either gender, American Society of Anaesthesiologists (ASA) Grade 1 or 2 undergoing upper limb elective orthopedic surgeries under supraclavicular brachial plexus block were enrolled in the study.
Ultrasonographic study of the spread of local anaesthetic during axillary brachial plexus block. Br J Anaesth 1989; 63: 326-9.
The brachial plexus block may be a convenient additional therapy to maintain tissue perfusion combined with anticoagulants and vasodilators drugs after the intra-arterial injection.
[9] in 2008 used 24 ml lidocaine with 4 mg dexamethasone (n = 30) or neostigmine (n = 30) compared with a control group (n = 30) in brachial plexus block in 90 patients; the onset was better in the dexamethasone group.
et al., "Neurologic sequelae after interscalene brachial plexus block for shoulder/upper arm surgery: the association of patient, anesthetic, and surgical factors to the incidence and clinical course," Anesthesia & Analgesia, vol.
Knowledge of the infraclavicular topography of the brachial plexus is important for the evaluation of these injuries, as well as parameters during upper limb surgical procedures that require brachial plexus block (Gusmao et al., 2002).
The objective of this study was to compare the effect of tramadol as adjuvant to ropivacaine on the quality, duration of anaesthesia and postoperative analgesia in supraclavicular brachial plexus block.