Transversus Abdominis Plane block to the rescue

Eeshwar, MV and Sharma, Anshul and Budania, Lokvendra Singh and Reddy, Vamshidhar Chamala and Gaude, Yogesh K (2019) Transversus Abdominis Plane block to the rescue. Technical Report. College of Anaesthesiologists of Sri Lanka.

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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is one of the most prevalent conditions worldwide. Patients with CKD require haemodialysis on a regular basis. Peritoneal dialysis is the procedure of choice for renal replacement therapy in patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD). A 43-year-old female patient, diagnosed with cardio renal syndrome (CRS) type 2 was scheduled for continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis catheter (CAPD) insertion. Considering the poor condition of her heart and kidneys, bilateral Transversus Abdominis Plane (TAP) block (midline incision) along with monitored anaesthesia care (MAC) was administered thus reducing the perioperative complications

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Chronic kidney disease; cardio renal syndrome; TAP block
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Anaesthesiology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2019 06:28
Last Modified: 23 Mar 2019 06:28

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