• SHIVIKA NATH Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medical Sciences and Research, Sharda University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.
  • SHARMISTHA SINGHA Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medical Sciences and Research, Sharda University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.




Interphalangeal joint fracture, Ultrasound-guided, Distal peripheral nerve block, Motor functions


For upper extremity surgery involving wrist and hand, ultrasound (US) guide distal nerve block produces sufficient anesthesia with patient satisfaction. Here, we report a case study of adult with a proximal interphalangeal joint fracture and planned for US-guided wrist block involving media and ulnar using 0.5% bupivacaine + 2% lidocaine. Patient had maintenance of motor function with no complication of nerve injury. Wrist distal block produces safe anesthesia and effective patient satisfaction.


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How to Cite

SHIVIKA NATH, and SHARMISTHA SINGHA. “EFFECTIVENESS OF WRIST BLOCK FOR SURGERY OF FRACTURE PROXIMAL INTERPHALANGEAL JOINT: A CASE REPORT”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, vol. 17, no. 7, July 2024, pp. 5-7, doi:10.22159/ajpcr.2024v17i7.51486.



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