Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Which Ultrasound-Guided Sciatic Nerve Block Strategy Works Faster? Prebifurcation or Separate Tibial-Peroneal Nerve Block? A Randomized Clinical Trial

Seyed Hamid Reza Faiz 1 , Farnad Imani 2 , Poupak Rahimzadeh 3 , * , Mahmoud Reza Alebouyeh 4 , Saeed Reza Entezary 5 and Amineh Shafeinia 6
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1 Associate Prof of Anesthesiology, Endometriosis and Gynecologic Disorders Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
2 Prof of Anesthesiology, Pain Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
3 Associate Prof of Anesthesiology, Pain Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
4 Associate Prof of Anesthesiology, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
5 Assistant Prof of Anesthesiology, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
6 Resident of Anesthesiology, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: August 2017, 7 (4); e57804
  • Published Online: July 24, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 14, 2017
  • Revised: May 1, 2017
  • Accepted: June 10, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.57804

To Cite: Faiz S H R, Imani F, Rahimzadeh P, Alebouyeh M R, Entezary S R, et al. Which Ultrasound-Guided Sciatic Nerve Block Strategy Works Faster? Prebifurcation or Separate Tibial-Peroneal Nerve Block? A Randomized Clinical Trial, Anesth Pain Med. 2017 ; 7(4):e57804. doi: 10.5812/aapm.57804.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Footnote
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