Turk Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon Dernegi Dergisi, vol.33, no.3, pp.267-269, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Turk Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon Dernegi Dergisi
Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Ankylosing spondylitis, Continuous spinal anaesthesia
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.