volume 71, issue 11, P1373-1374 2016
DOI: 10.1111/anae.13696
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Abstract: radiographic contrast and continuous imaging to confirm paravertebral spread (after ultrasound-guided needle placement) before administration of local anaesthetic. There is consistent demonstration that injection outside the SCTL shows very localised spread whilst injection deep to the SCTL shows typical multilevel paravertebral dispersion.Whilst we eagerly await the results of the authors' further cadaveric studies, we would caution against the changing of practice based on singular demonstrations of anatomi…

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