volume 110, issue 1, P150-154 2009
DOI: 10.1097/aln.0b013e318191693a
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Manuel Taboada, Jaime Rodríguez, Maria Bermudez, Marcos Amor, Beatriz Ulloa, Francisco Aneiros, Sergi Sebate, Joaquin Cortés, Julian Alvarez, Peter G. Atanassoff

Abstract: In continuous popliteal sciatic block, local anesthetic administered as an automated regular bolus in conjunction with PCA provided similar pain relief as a continuous infusion technique combined with PCA; however, the new dosing regimen reduced the need for additional PCA and the overall consumption of local anesthetic.