Y A Ruetsch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi From cocaine to ropivacaine: the history of local anesthetic drugs
    Y A Ruetsch
    University of Zurich, Department of Anesthesiology, Orthopedic University Clinic Balgrist, Switzerland
    Curr Top Med Chem 1:175-82. 2001
  2. ncbi Patient-controlled interscalene analgesia with ropivacaine 0.2% versus bupivacaine 0.15% after major open shoulder surgery: the effects on hand motor function
    A Borgeat
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital of Zurich Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 92:218-23. 2001

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Publications2

  1. ncbi From cocaine to ropivacaine: the history of local anesthetic drugs
    Y A Ruetsch
    University of Zurich, Department of Anesthesiology, Orthopedic University Clinic Balgrist, Switzerland
    Curr Top Med Chem 1:175-82. 2001
    ..During the rapid and extensive use of ropivacaine in the clinic, unwanted side-effects have been found to be very limited...
  2. ncbi Patient-controlled interscalene analgesia with ropivacaine 0.2% versus bupivacaine 0.15% after major open shoulder surgery: the effects on hand motor function
    A Borgeat
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital of Zurich Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 92:218-23. 2001
    ..2% and bupivacaine 0.15% after major open shoulder surgery. For similar pain control ropivacaine is associated with better preservation of strength in the hand and less paresthesia in the fingers...