Lipid Lifesaver

Local anesthetic, lipid emulsion
  • Adrian Pichurko
  • Guy Weinberg


This case discusses the interesting but not fully understood pharmacodynamic interaction between local anesthetics and lipid emulsion.


Bupivacaine Local anesthetic Toxicity Lipid Emulsion Local anesthetic systemic toxicity LAST 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of IllinoisChicagoUSA

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