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Chapter: Clinical Anesthesiology: Regional Anesthesia & Pain Management: Peripheral Nerve Blocks

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Peripheral Nerve Blocks: Choice of Local Anesthetic

The decision about which local anesthetic to employ for a particular nerve block depends on the desired onset, duration, and relative blockade of sensory and motor fibers.

CHOICE OF LOCAL ANESTHETIC

 

The decision about which local anesthetic to employ for a particular nerve block depends on the desired onset, duration, and relative blockade of sensory and motor fibers. Potential for toxicity should be consid-ered, as well as site-specific risks. A detailed discus-sion of local anesthetics is provided elsewhere .

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