Effects of parasternal block and local anaesthetic infiltration by levobupivacaine on postoperative pain and pulmonary functions after off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery


Tokgoz O., Beyaz S. G. , Tanriverdi B.

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.19, no.1, pp.24-29, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: In this study, the effects of levobupivacaine parasternal block and local anesthetic infiltration on postoperative pain and pulmonary functions after open heart surgery, were investigated.