ABPB

(redirected from Axillary Brachial Plexus Block)
AcronymDefinition
ABPBAditya Birla Payments Bank (Indian app)
ABPBAxillary Brachial Plexus Block (medical procedure)
ABPBAbductor Pollicis Brevis
ABPBAmylase Binding Protein B (microbiology)
ABPBAndrogen Binding Protein Beta (gene)
ABPBAviation Business Process Board
ABPBAssociation Belge pour la Protection du Bois (French: Belgian Association for the Protection of Wood; Belgium)
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Efficacy of ultrasound-guided axillary brachial plexus block: a comparative study with nerve stimulator-guided method.
This was supported by study of Esmaoglu et al., which stated that when dexmedetomidine added to levobupivacaine for axillary brachial plexus block, it shortens the onset time of both sensory and motor block, prolongs the duration of block and duration of post-operative analgesia.
Casati and Conceicao8,9 compared ultrasound-guided with neurostimulation-guided axillary brachial plexus block and found similar success rates for both techniques.
reported that adding tramadol 100 mg to mepivacaine 1% prolonged the duration of both motor and sensory blocks in axillary brachial plexus block.20 Robaux et al.
Conclusion: The addition of dexamethasone to 1.5% lignocaine solution in axillary brachial plexus block prolongs the duration of sensory blockade significantly.
Furthermore, an axillary brachial plexus block does not reliably alleviate pain in the entire upper extremity, (5) and is more appropriate for distal upper extremity indications.
Namiki, "Fentanyl improves analgesia but prolongs the onset of axillary brachial plexus block by peripheral mechanism," Anesthesia and Analgesia, vol.
A clinical assessment tool for ultrasound-guided axillary brachial plexus block. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 2012;56(5):616-623.
Fatal streptococcal necrotizing fasciitis as a complication of axillary brachial plexus block. Br J Anaesth 2004; 92:427-429.
The effects of arm position on onset and duration of axillary brachial plexus block. Anesth Analg.