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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Title of Journal : TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.24-29

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.