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Bilateral Brachial Plexus Block Using Chloroprocaine For Surgery Of Bilateral Radial Fractures [Response To Letter]

Authors Mangla C, Kamath HS, Yarmush J

Received 13 November 2019

Accepted for publication 13 November 2019

Published 21 November 2019 Volume 2019:12 Pages 125—126

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/LRA.S238432


Chanchal Mangla, Hattiyangadi Sangeetha Kamath, Joel Yarmush

Department of Anesthesiology, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Correspondence: Chanchal Mangla
Department of Anesthesiology, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, 506 Sixth Street, Brooklyn, NY, USA
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We would like to thank Dr Hendrickson et al for their interest in our work and writing about their opinion. We agree with the comment that mixing local anesthetics might make individual safe doses unknown, so maximum recommended doses of each local anesthetic should not be used. There are no human studies but it can be presumed to be additive based on some animal studies.
 
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This is in response to the Letter to the Editor



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