- Some cases of severe post-mastectomy pain syndrome may be caused by an axillary haematomaCornelia Blunt
Department of Anaesthesia, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley DY1 2HQ, UK
Pain 108:294-6. 2004..An axillary haematoma, which may not be clinically obvious, should be considered as a possible cause of PMPS...
- Tramadol added to 1.5% mepivacaine for axillary brachial plexus block improves postoperative analgesia dose-dependentlySébastien Robaux
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hopital Central, Nancy Cedex, Nimes Cedex 9, France
Anesth Analg 98:1172-7, table of contents. 2004..5% mepivacaine for brachial plexus block enhances in a dose-dependent manner the duration of analgesia with acceptable side effects. However, the safety of tramadol has to be investigated before allowing its use in clinical practice...