The effect of thoracic paravertebral block on seroma reduction in breast surgery - a randomized controlled trial


Kus A. , Yorukoglu U. H. , AKSU C. , Ciner S., CANTÜRK N. Z. , Gurkan Y.

REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA, cilt.70, ss.215-219, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 70 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.bjan.2019.12.015
  • Dergi Adı: REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.215-219

Özet

Background: Increasing number of patients are being operated because of breast cancer. Seroma is the most common problem that occurs after surgery that increases morbidity. For postoperative pain management, Thoracic Paravertebral Block (TPVB) has long been considered the gold standard technique. With performing TPVB, sympathetic nerves are also blocked.