Indian Journal of Anaesthesia

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2007  |  Volume : 51  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 234--236

Combined sciatic femoral nerve block in a case of restrictive cardiomyopathy for arthroscopy and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction


Gaurab Maitra1, Palas Kumar2, Saikat Sengupta3, A Rudra1 
1 MD, Consultant, Department of Anaesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine & Pain, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, WB, India
2 MD, Registrar, Department of Anaesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine & Pain, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, WB, India
3 MD, DNB, Consultant, Department of Anaesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine & Pain, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, WB, India

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Gaurab Maitra
63 B, Chakraberia Road(North) Kolkata-700020
India

Restrictive cardiomyopathy is a rare heart muscle disease resulting in impaired ventricular filling, low cardiac output and a propensity for development of heart failure with minimal fluid overload. Here, we present the management of a case of restrictive cardiomyopathy undergoing arthroscopy and anterior cruciate liga­ment (ACL) reconstruction.


How to cite this article:
Maitra G, Kumar P, Sengupta S, Rudra A. Combined sciatic femoral nerve block in a case of restrictive cardiomyopathy for arthroscopy and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction.Indian J Anaesth 2007;51:234-236


How to cite this URL:
Maitra G, Kumar P, Sengupta S, Rudra A. Combined sciatic femoral nerve block in a case of restrictive cardiomyopathy for arthroscopy and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. Indian J Anaesth [serial online] 2007 [cited 2020 Jul 10 ];51:234-236
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