Brazilian Journal of Anesthesiology
https://bjan-sba.org/article/doi/10.1016/j.bjane.2021.10.011
Brazilian Journal of Anesthesiology
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Anatomic barriers to paraspinal blocks: a cadaver case series

Sandeep Diwan, Xavier Sala-Blanch, Abhijit Nair

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Abstract

The paraspinal space is intriguing in nature. There are several needle tip placements described in compact anatomical spaces. This has led to an incertitude regarding the appropriate anatomic locations for needle tip positions. Through our cadaver models we try to resolve the issues surrounding needle tip positions clarifying anatomical spaces and barriers. Further we propose an anatomical classification based on our findings in cadaveric open dissections and cross and sagittal sections.

Keywords

Cadaver;  Dissection;  Nerve block;  Paraspinal Muscles;  Regional Anesthesia;  Ultrasound

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