Ultrasound-guided Subcostal Transversus Abdominis Plane Block

Niraj G, A Kelkar, R Powell, Atul Gaur
2010 International Journal of Ultrasound and Applied Technologies in Perioperative Care  
Ultrasound-guided subcostal transversus abdominis plane block is a recently described regional anaesthetic technique for providing postoperative analgesia after upper abdominal surgery. Use of subcostal TAP catheters holds considerable promise on account of its relative simplicity, efficacy and safety profile. This article reviews the current literature on this technique and reflects on personal experience.
doi:10.5005/jp-journals-10014-1002 fatcat:4bqijmr3rbesnhsdcqkgbxbmz4