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Apparatus

  • Hiroki IidaEmail author
  • Motoyasu Takenaka
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Abstract

Although complications are rare, nerve block techniques do involve the risk of serious complications. Thus, practitioners are required to prepare carefully and continuously monitor patients to prevent complications.

Keywords

Cart Trays Needles and catheters Nerve stimulators Radioscopy Ultrasound 

References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology and Pain MedicineGifu University Graduate School of MedicineGifuJapan

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