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Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia

, Volume 39, Issue 5, pp 519–520 | Cite as

Continuous intercostal nerve block following thoracotomy

  • Jibah Eng
  • Sabaratnam Sabanathan
Correspondence
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Keywords

Intercostal Nerve Needle Stick Injury Paravertebral Space Intercostal Nerve Block Bradford Royal Infirmary 
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© Canadian Anesthesiologists 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jibah Eng
    • 1
  • Sabaratnam Sabanathan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Thoracic SurgeryBradford Royal InfirmaryBradfordEngland

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