Current Concepts in Anaesthesia for Shoulder Surgery
Lutfi Sulaiman*, Robert J MacFarlane , Mohammad Waseem
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2013
Issue: Suppl 3
First Page: 323
Last Page: 328
Publisher ID: TOORTHJ-7-323
Article History:Received Date: 8/9/2012
Revision Received Date: 6/10/2012
Acceptance Date: 24/11/2012
Electronic publication date: 6/9/2013
Collection year: 2013
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There has been an exponential growth in the volume of shoulder surgery in the last 2 decades and a very wide variety of anaesthetic techniques have emerged to provide anaesthesia and post-operative analgesia. In this article we examine current opinion, risks, benefits and practicalities of anaesthetic practice and the provision of post-operative analgesia for shoulder surgery.