Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Ultrasound-Guided Out-of-Plane vs. In-Plane Interscalene Catheters: A Randomized, Prospective Study

Eric S. Schwenk 1 , * , Kishor Gandhi 2 , Jaime L. Baratta 1 , Marc Torjman 1 , Richard H. Epstein 1 , Jaeyoon Chung 1 , Benjamin A. Vaghari 3 , David Beausang 1 , Elird Bojaxhi 4 and Bernadette Grady 5
Authors Information
1 Department of Anesthesiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
2 Princeton University Medical Center, Princeton University, Plainsboro Township, USA
3 Holy Cross Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
4 Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, USA
5 Department of Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: December 01, 2015, 5 (6); e31111
  • Published Online: December 5, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 1, 2015
  • Revised: August 4, 2015
  • Accepted: August 18, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.31111

To Cite: Schwenk E S, Gandhi K, Baratta J L, Torjman M, Epstein R H, et al. Ultrasound-Guided Out-of-Plane vs. In-Plane Interscalene Catheters: A Randomized, Prospective Study, Anesth Pain Med. 2015 ; 5(6):e31111. doi: 10.5812/aapm.31111.

Copyright © 2015, Iranian Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ISRAPM). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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