Importance of the Upper Extremity Position for a Safe and Effective Axillary Block: a Comparative Study


Ozturk O., Tezcan A. H. , Bilge A. , Erdem E., Yagmurdur H., Dost B.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY AND REANIMATION, cilt.45, ss.164-168, 2017 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/tjar.2017.33349
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY AND REANIMATION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.164-168

Özet

Objective: Our aim was to determine the ideal position of upper extremities during ultrasonography guidance for axillary block. The position that provides the shortest distance between the median and musculocutaneous nerves was assumed to be the most appropriate position for axillary block.