Pump activated by a foot switch pedal for controlled administration of local anaesthetic drugs.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We describe a newly designed syringe pump which is electrically controlled by a dual foot switch pedal. The device enables the scrubbed anaesthetist performing the regional block to aspirate, as well as to inject, the local anaesthetic without the need for any additional personnel.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ayoub, C; Lteif, A; Rizk, M; Khalily, Z; Aoude, S

Published Date

  • April 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 57 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 369 - 373

PubMed ID

  • 11939996

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0003-2409

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1046/j.1365-2044.2002.02456.x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England