Continuous spinal anaesthesia in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis (case report) Ankilozan spondilitli bir olguda devamli spinal anestezi uygulamasi


Yilmazlar A., Muslu-Bayrak V., TÜRKER Y. G. , Bilgen Ö. F.

Turk Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon Dernegi Dergisi, vol.33, no.3, pp.267-269, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Journal Name: Turk Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon Dernegi Dergisi
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.267-269
  • Keywords: Ankylosing spondylitis, Continuous spinal anaesthesia

Abstract

The patients with ankylosing spondylitis present spesific challenges to the anaesthetist. We present a case where total hip replacement was performed under continuous spinal anaesthesia in a patient suffering from ankylosing spondylitis. Spesific anaesthetic considerations for patients with ankylosing spondylitis are rewiewed.