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...
  • Print
Answer

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

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!