Continuous Pectoral Fascia Blocks for Postoperative Analgesia After Median Sternotomy: A Case Report

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid

Abstract

We report a novel case of a patient who presented for aortic valve replacement via median sternotomy. Bilateral continuous pectoral fascia blocks were placed to provide postoperative analgesia. Both numerical rating scale pain scores and opioid consumption after surgery were suggestive of analgesic benefit.

Related Topics

    loading  Loading Related Articles