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Clinical use of local anesthetics

by Asadolah Saadatniaki

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Published by InTech in Rijeka .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lokalna anestezija,
  • Local Anesthesia,
  • Lokalni anestetiki,
  • Local Anesthetics,
  • Operative Surgical Procedures,
  • Kirurški postopki, operativni

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliografija na koncu posameznih poglavij.

    Statementedited by Asadolah Saadatniaki
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102 str.
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27024702M
    ISBN 109535104306
    ISBN 109789535104308
    OCLC/WorldCa814265510

    About Local Anesthesia: Local anesthesia is medicine used to numb a small part of your body while you have a procedure or surgery. It is often used during minor surgery or procedures, such as a biopsy or dental care. The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition. The local anesthetics constitute a group of chemically similar agents that block the sodium channels of excitable membranes. Because these drugs can be administered by topical application or by injection in the target area, the anesthetic effect can be restricted to a localized area (e.g., cornea, arm, foot).

    Local anesthesia was accomplished by having the operator chew coca leaves and apply the macerated pulp to the skin and wound edges while using a tumi knife to bore through the bone. By the sixteenth century, having disrupted Incan society, the conquistadors began paying laborers with cocaine paste. A practical, "how-to" guide to safe anesthesia practices in dentistry, Handbook of Local Anesthesia, 6th Edition covers all the latest advances in science, instrumentation, and pain control techniques. From basic concepts to specific injection techniques, from dosage charts to the proper care and handling of equipment, this book provides in-depth, full-color coverage of key /5(78).

    Failure of local anesthetics to achieve profound analgesia may be related to inaccurate anatomic placement of local anesthetic solution, use of inadequate amount of anesthetic solution, allowing insufficient time for the solution to diffuse to be effective, injection of solution into inflamed or infected tissues, and finally use of an outdated. However, benzocaine proved to have limited utility due to its marked hydrophobicity, and was thus relegated to topical anesthesia, a use for which it still finds limited application in current clinical practice. The first useful injectable local anesthetic, procaine, was introduced.


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Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics. Edited by: Asadolah Saadatniaki. ISBNPDF ISBNPublished Author: Asadoliah Saadatniaki. Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics. Local anesthetics are being increasingly applied in different surgeries. Lower side effects of neuroaxial anesthesia, Clinical use of local anesthetics book anesthesia, and field block, in comparison to general anesthesia, are the main reasons why physicians prefer to conduct surgeries under local anesthesia, especially in outpatient and day care surgeries.

Local anesthetics are widely used in clinical use for pain relief in situations ranging from dental procedures to gynecological interventions. In therapeutic concentrations, local anesthetics reversibly block nerve transmission, cause local loss of feeling while relieving local pain and preventing muscle activity in the process.

In addition, the pathophysiology of local anesthetic allergy and the use of skin testing are described. One third of the text reviews the characteristics and physical properties of local anesthetics. A brief history of the molecule, the pharmacology (including toxicity and maximum recommended dose), and the clinical uses are presented for each.

Local anaesthetics are commonly used drugs in clinical anaesthesia. The knowledge of their pharmacology is paramount for safe and optimal use of this group of drugs.

This chapter consists of two sections. The first section will address the chemical and physical properties, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of the local anaesthetics. In the second Author: Jesse Musokota Mumba, Freddy Kasandji Kabambi, ChristianTshebeletso Ngaka. Clinical application of existing local anesthetics, and development of novel local anesthetics, is hampered by systemic and local toxicity.

Among the additives to local anesthetics, epinephrine is helpful in prolonging duration of action of medium-acting local anesthetics, and to reduce systemic absorption of any local anesthetic. Guay J. Methemoglobinemia related to local anesthetics: a summary of episodes.

Anesth Analg ; Covino BG, Vasallo HG. Local anesthetics mechanisms of action and clinical use, Grune & Stratton, New York p US Food and Drug Administration.

Drug Safety Communications. Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics 4 disagreement regarding whether terminal or nerve block anesthesia is the most appropriate method for the lower incisors (9–11).

Complications of local anesthesia Although local anesthesia is commonly defined as. Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics. Local anesthetics are being increasingly applied in different surgeries. Lower side effects of neuroaxial anesthesia, regional anesthesia, and field block, in comparison to general anesthesia, are the main reasons why physicians prefer to conduct surgeries under local anesthesia, especially in outpatient and.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Covino, Benjamin G., Local anesthetics. New York: Grune & Stratton, © (OCoLC) Online version. Local anesthesia refers to using a drug called an anesthetic to temporarily numb a small area of your body.

Your doctor might use a local anesthetic before doing a minor procedure, such as a skin Author: Nancy Moyer, MD. A local anesthetic (LA) is a medication that causes absence of pain sensation.

When it is used on specific nerve pathways (local anesthetic nerve block), paralysis (loss of muscle power) also can be al LAs belong to one of two classes: aminoamide and aminoester local anesthetics.

Synthetic LAs are structurally related to differ from cocaine mainly. Adjunct agents are often combined with local anesthetics for techniques such as neuraxial anesthesia or peripheral nerve blockade. Finally, the chapter describes the treatment of local anesthetic systemic toxicities consisting of supportive therapy and pharmacological treatment of different clinical by: The Use of Topical Cream Anesthetics in O ffice Procedures of the External Genitalia 97 channels are held in an inactive state, prev enting furth er depolarization of the membrane.

This vital information is addressed in Clinical Pharmacology of Local Anesthetics, in addition to material on a drug's time of onset, potency, duration, and toxicity. The overall strategy of interruption of pain signals in the acute setting is discussed as well as the experimental evidence for preemptive by: Local Anesthetics - Clinical Uses of Local Anesthetics is a topic covered in the Clinical Anesthesia Procedures.

To view the entire topic, please sign in or purchase a subscription. Anesthesia Central is an all-in-one web and mobile solution for treating patients before, during.

Tetzlaff states that this book is designed to provide background information, describe the physical properties, and discuss the clinical applications of local anesthetics.

The text is well structured; key words are bold-faced throughout, and each time a new term is introduced, it is defined. Local anesthetics (LAs) are drugs that block the sensation of pain in the region where they are administered.

LAs act by reversibly blocking the sodium channels of nerve fibers, thereby inhibiting the conduction of nerve impulses. Nerve fibers which carry pain sensation have the smallest diameter and are the first to be blocked by LAs.

The local anesthetics constitute a group of chemically similar agents (esters and amides) that block the sodium channels of excitable membranes. Because these drugs can be administered by injection in the target area, or by topical application in some cases, the anesthetic effect can be restricted to a localized area (eg, the cornea or an arm).

This drug class has an impressive history of safety and efficacy, but all local anesthetics have the potential to produce significant toxicity if used carelessly. The purpose of this review is to update the practitioner on issues regarding the basic pharmacology and clinical use of local anesthetic by:.

Using a local anesthetic during a surgical procedure offers several advantages over the use of general anesthesia, including a relatively rapid recovery and lack of residual effects.

1,2 There is a virtual absence of the postoperative confusion and lethargy often seen after general anesthesia. In most cases of minor surgery, patients are able to leave the practitioner's office or hospital.anesthetics has been suggested to induce analge sia during ESWL, with clinical use in cases where intravenous analgesia is contraindicated (Bierkens et al., ; Ke ller and Elliot, ).Books shelved as anesthesia: Clinical Anesthesia by Paul G.

Barash, Clinical Anesthesiology by G. Edward Morgan Jr., Basics of Anesthesia by Robert K. St.