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Superficial or deep cervical plexus block for carotid endarterectomy: a systematic review of complications.

Abstract:

Carotid endarterectomy is commonly conducted under regional (deep, superficial, intermediate, or combined) cervical plexus block, but it is not known if complication rates differ. We conducted a systematic review of published papers to assess the complication rate associated with superficial (or intermediate) and deep (or combined deep plus superficial/intermediate). The null hypothesis was that complication rates were equal. Complications of interest were: (1) serious complications related t...

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10.1093/bja/aem160

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Journal:
British journal of anaesthesia
Volume:
99
Issue:
2
Pages:
159-169
Publication date:
2007-08-05
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EISSN:
1471-6771
ISSN:
0007-0912
URN:
uuid:de18555a-7e77-4abe-99f6-4b5832bdd7e8
Source identifiers:
243143
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pubs:243143

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