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Cervical Plexus

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Disease relevance of Cervical Plexus


High impact information on Cervical Plexus


Biological context of Cervical Plexus

  • STUDY OBJECTIVE: To investigate the efficacy and kinetics of bupivacaine when used for deep cervical plexus block (CPB), using either a single-injection or multiple-injections technique [6].

Anatomical context of Cervical Plexus


Associations of Cervical Plexus with chemical compounds


Gene context of Cervical Plexus

  • We describe a new technique for achieving a deep cervical plexus block using a portable vascular access ultrasound scanner (Site-Rite II, Bard Access Systems, Pittsburgh, PA) [13].

Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of Cervical Plexus


  1. Prevention of tachycardia with atenolol pretreatment for carotid endarterectomy under cervical plexus blockade. Davies, M.J., Dysart, R.H., Silbert, B.S., Scott, D.A., Cook, R.J. Anaesthesia and intensive care. (1992) [Pubmed]
  2. Prospective, randomized comparison of deep or superficial cervical plexus block for carotid endarterectomy surgery. Stoneham, M.D., Doyle, A.R., Knighton, J.D., Dorje, P., Stanley, J.C. Anesthesiology (1998) [Pubmed]
  3. Remifentanil or propofol for sedation during carotid endarterectomy under cervical plexus block. Krenn, H., Deusch, E., Jellinek, H., Oczenski, W., Fitzgerald, R.D. British journal of anaesthesia. (2002) [Pubmed]
  4. The analgesic efficacy of bilateral combined superficial and deep cervical plexus block administered before thyroid surgery under general anesthesia. Aunac, S., Carlier, M., Singelyn, F., De Kock, M. Anesth. Analg. (2002) [Pubmed]
  5. Plasma concentrations of lidocaine and bupivacaine after cervical plexus block for carotid surgery. Tissot, S., Frering, B., Gagnieu, M.C., Vallon, J.J., Motin, J. Anesth. Analg. (1997) [Pubmed]
  6. The number of injections does not influence absorption of bupivacaine after cervical plexus block for carotid endarterectomy. Gratz, I., Deal, E., Larijani, G.E., Domsky, R., Goldberg, M.E. Journal of clinical anesthesia. (2005) [Pubmed]
  7. Bilateral absence of ansa cervicalis replaced by vagocervical plexus: case report and literature review. Abu-Hijleh, M.F. Ann. Anat. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. A comparison of ropivacaine and bupivacaine for cervical plexus block. Junca, A., Marret, E., Goursot, G., Mazoit, X., Bonnet, F. Anesth. Analg. (2001) [Pubmed]
  9. Anaesthesia for carotid artery surgery. Erwin, D., Pick, M.J., Taylor, G.W. Anaesthesia. (1980) [Pubmed]
  10. Cervical plexus anesthesia for carotid endarterectomy: comparison of ropivacaine and mepivacaine. Leoni, A., Magrin, S., Mascotto, G., Rigamonti, A., Gallioli, G., Muzzolon, F., Fanelli, G., Casati, A. Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthésie. (2000) [Pubmed]
  11. Plasma bupivacaine concentrations and effects of epinephrine after superficial cervical plexus blockade in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy. Harwood, T.N., Butterworth, J.F., Colonna, D.M., Samuel, M. J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth. (1999) [Pubmed]
  12. The cutaneous cervical plexus nerves of the crab-eating macaque (Macaca fascicularis), eastern grey kangaroo (Macropus giganteus), and koala (Phascolarctos cinereus). Kato, K., Hopwood, P., Sato, T. Okajimas folia anatomica Japonica. (1990) [Pubmed]
  13. Ultrasound guided deep cervical plexus block. Sandeman, D.J., Griffiths, M.J., Lennox, A.F. Anaesthesia and intensive care. (2006) [Pubmed]
  14. Thyroid and parathyroid surgery performed with patient under regional anesthesia. Saxe, A.W., Brown, E., Hamburger, S.W. Surgery (1988) [Pubmed]
  15. The bilateral superficial cervical plexus block with 0.75% ropivacaine administered before or after surgery does not prevent postoperative pain after total thyroidectomy. Herbland, A., Cantini, O., Reynier, P., Valat, P., Jougon, J., Arimone, Y., Janvier, G. Regional anesthesia and pain medicine. (2006) [Pubmed]
  16. Incidence and clinical significance of hemidiaphragmatic paresis in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy during cervical plexus block anesthesia. Castresana, M.R., Masters, R.D., Castresana, E.J., Stefansson, S., Shaker, I.J., Newman, W.H. Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. (1994) [Pubmed]
  17. Does bilateral superficial cervical plexus block decrease analgesic requirement after thyroid surgery? Eti, Z., Irmak, P., Gulluoglu, B.M., Manukyan, M.N., Gogus, F.Y. Anesth. Analg. (2006) [Pubmed]
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