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2022 Oct

Indian J Anaesth


Suppl 6

Analgesic efficacy of superficial versus deep serratus plane block for modified radical mastectomy under general anaesthesia: A randomised comparative study.


Bhoi D, Jain D, Chhabra A, Mohan VK, Talawar P, Kataria K
Indian J Anaesth. 2022 Oct; 66(Suppl 6):S307-S313.
PMID: 36425922.


Serratus anterior plane (SAP) blocks can be given either superficial or deep to the serratus anterior muscle to block the branches of intercostal nerves providing analgesia to the anterolateral chest wall. This prospective randomised comparative study aimed to compare the analgesic efficacy of superficial and deep SAP block in breast surgeries.