Which non-patient-related factors affect the choice of an anesthesia in the reduction of shoulder dislocations?

Updated: Aug 17, 2018
  • Author: Anantha K Mallia, DO, FACEP; Chief Editor: Erik D Schraga, MD  more...
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The following non-patient-related factors should also be taken into consideration in the choice of an anesthesia method:

  • Operator comfort and experience with the reduction technique
  • Resource availability
  • Time
  • Ancillary support

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