Advertisement

Reply to the letter to editor regarding “Peri-operative analgesic efficacy and safety of erector spinae plane block in posterior cervical spine surgery – a double blinded, randomized controlled study”

      We thank the readers (Yang et al) for their interest in our article titled, Peri-operative analgesic efficacy and safety of erector spinae plane block in posterior cervical spine surgery - a double blinded, randomized controlled study [
      • Kanna RM
      • Ramachandran K
      • Subramanian JB
      • Shetty AP
      • Rajasekaran S
      Peri-operative analgesic efficacy and safety of erector spinae plane block in posterior cervical spine surgery-a double blinded, randomized controlled study.
      ]. They have raised a few concerns and we are glad to clarify their doubts.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'

      Subscribe:

      Subscribe to The Spine Journal
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect

      References

        • Kanna RM
        • Ramachandran K
        • Subramanian JB
        • Shetty AP
        • Rajasekaran S
        Peri-operative analgesic efficacy and safety of erector spinae plane block in posterior cervical spine surgery-a double blinded, randomized controlled study.
        Spine J. 2022; (S1529-9430(22)00156-5)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2022.04.010
        • Elsharkawy H
        • Ince I
        • Hamadnalla H
        • Drake RL
        • Tsui BCH
        Cervical erector spinae plane block: a cadaver study.
        Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2020; 45: 552-556https://doi.org/10.1136/rapm-2019-101154
        • Ma D
        • Wang R
        • Wen H
        • Li H
        • Jiang J.
        Cervical erector spinae plane block as a perioperative analgesia method for shoulder arthroscopy: a case series.
        J Anesth. 2021; 35: 446-450https://doi.org/10.1007/s00540-021-02907
        • Peng CW
        • Chou BT
        • Bendo JA
        • Spivak JM
        Vertebral artery injury in cervical spine surgery: anatomical considerations, management, and preventive measures.
        Spine J. 2008; 9: 70-76
        • Hochberg U
        • Perez MF
        • Brill S
        • Khashan M
        • de Santiago J
        A new solution to an old problem: ultrasound-guided cervical retrolaminar injection for acute cervical radicular pain: prospective clinical pilot study and cadaveric study.
        Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2021; 46: 1370-1377https://doi.org/10.1097/BRS.0000000000004024

      Linked Article