Iliohypogastrictilioinguinal nerve block in inguinal hernia repair for postoperative pain management: comparison of the anatomical landmark and ultrasound guided techniques


Demirci A., Efe E. M., TÜRKER Y. G., GURBET A., KAYA F. N., Anil A., ...More

REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA, vol.64, no.5, pp.350-356, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bjane.2014.01.001
  • Journal Name: REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.350-356
  • Keywords: Inguinal herniorrhaphy, Iliohypogastric/ilioinguinal nerve block, Ultrasound, Landmark, Postoperative pain management, Levobupivacaine, LOCAL-ANESTHESIA, GENERAL-ANESTHESIA, MESH REPAIR, HERNIORRHAPHY, ANALGESIA, CHILDREN, MORPHINE, SURGERY, DELIVERY
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy of itiohypogastric/ilioinguinal nerve blocks performed with the ultrasound guided and the anatomical landmark techniques for postoperative pain management in cases of adult inguinal herniorrhaphy.