The Utility of Peripheral Nerve Blocks in Interventional Radiology Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • OBJECTIVE: The aim of this article is to provide an overview of peripheral nerve blocks, the use of peripheral nerve block within and outside interventional radiology, and the complications of peripheral nerve block. CONCLUSION: Interventional radiologists are often responsible for sedation and pain management in the majority of interventional radiology procedures. Peripheral nerve block is increasingly being used in interventional radiology.

publication date

  • October 2016