2020 journal article

A preoperative bupivacaine retrobulbar block offers superior antinociception compared with an intraoperative splash block in dogs undergoing enucleation


author keywords: analgesia; bupivacaine; dogs; enucleation; retrobulbar block; splash block
MeSH headings : Anesthetics, Local / administration & dosage; Anesthetics, Local / pharmacology; Animals; Bupivacaine / administration & dosage; Bupivacaine / pharmacology; Dog Diseases / surgery; Dogs; Double-Blind Method; Eye Enucleation / veterinary; Female; Intraoperative Care; Male; Nerve Block / methods; Nerve Block / veterinary; Pain, Postoperative / prevention & control; Preoperative Care
TL;DR: Preoperative retrobulbar block bupvacaine is more effective than an iSB bupivacaine at controlling both intraoperative and postoperative nociception in dogs undergoing enucleation. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: October 21, 2019