, Volume 18, Issue 3, pp 185–205 | Cite as

Local Anaesthetics and their Current Clinical Use

  • Laurence E. Mather
  • Michael J. Cousins
Review Article


Cocaine Local Anaesthetic Brachial Plexus Nerve Block Local Anaesthetic Agent 
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© ADIS Press Australasia Pty Ltd 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Laurence E. Mather
    • 1
  • Michael J. Cousins
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Flinders Medical CentreFlinders University of South AustraliaAdelaideAustralia

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