Warning: mysql_num_rows() expects parameter 1 to be resource, boolean given in /home/ejman/depo/functions_site.php on line 2446

Open Access and Peer-reviewed
Home Journal Issues Guide for Authors Editorial Board Aims & Scope About Journal News & Announcements

Case Report 
RMJ. 2018; 43(4): 779-781

Ultrasound-guided femoral nerve block for patient undergoing femoral AV fistula

Eun Jin Ahn, Hyo Jin Kim, Hye Ran Choi, Kyung Woo Kim, Byung Mo Lee, Yeo Goo Chang, Si Ra Bang.

We herein present the case of 52-year-old woman with chronic renal failure, who underwent femoral arteriovenous fistula surgery. Because of uncontrolled hypertension, we performed femoral nerve block with mixed local anesthetics injected around femoral nerve guided by ultrasound sonography. The surgery was performed successfully without other complications.

Key words: Femoral nerve block, arteriovenous fistula

Warning: mysql_num_rows() expects parameter 1 to be resource, boolean given in /home/ejman/depo/functions_site.php on line 909
No manuscript




Indexed in WHO Index Medicus IMEMR, Emromedex, Pakmedinet, ExtraMED and Scopus

  Approved by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council


This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) definition of open access.

The articles in Rawal Medical Journal are open access articles licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.