Impact of Interscalene Nerve Block on Cerebral Perfusion During Surgery in the Beachchair Position


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Summary of Purpose

Beachchair position is used by many orthopaedic surgeons for shoulder surgery. Most patients undergoing surgery in this position have no complications. However, reported cases of postoperative neurological deficits have highlighted the risk of cerebral and spinal cord ischemia. The etiology of such complications remains unclear. The most plausible explanation for these events would be intraoperative hypotension...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 14 October 2015.

1 Feb 2014 7 Nov 2013 1 Feb 2015 1 Sep 2015 1 Oct 2015 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment