The Utility of Continuous Axial Brachial Plexus Catheters after Surgery

  • Fabio Gazzotti
  • Lucio V. Indrizzi
  • Giuseppe Magni
  • Elisabetta Bertellini
  • Alberto Tassi


Surgery of elbow lesions is a challenging and demanding procedure. In recent years, an aggressive approach to the treatment of even chronic lesions around the elbow joint in combination with more specific surgical techniques and advanced postoperative rehabilitation have increased the indications for surgical intervention and improved the final outcome [1, 2, 3].


Brachial Plexus Coracoid Process Continuous Passive Motion Brachial Plexus Block Monitor Anesthesia Care 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fabio Gazzotti
    • 1
  • Lucio V. Indrizzi
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Magni
    • 1
  • Elisabetta Bertellini
    • 2
  • Alberto Tassi
    • 3
  1. 1.Anesthesia Unit Department of SurgeryUniversity Hospital Policlinico di ModenaModenaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Critical CareAUSL Modena Carpi HospitalCarpi (MO)Italy
  3. 3.Anesthesia Unit Chief Department of SurgeryUniversity Hospital Policlinico di ModenaModenaItaly

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