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What does ISB stand for?

ISB stands for interscalene block

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An Intra-Operative Nerve Monitoring Study Functional Impact of Tibial Malrotation Following Intramedullary Nailing of Tibial Shaft Fractures Ultrasound-Guided Interscalene Block Anesthesia for Shoulder Arthroscopy: A Prospective Study of 1,319 Patients Risk Factors of Wound Complications after Ankle Fracture Surgery Long-term Follow-up of Shoulder Hemiarthroplastay for Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis Do Traction Views of Distal Radial Fractures Influence Fracture Characterization and Treatment?
It has been a decade since Borgeat and colleagues showed in a prospective randomised trial involving patients having rotator cuff surgery, that when compared to single-shot interscalene block, continuous interscalene block (CISB) provides better analgesia, improved patient satisfaction and reduces opioid related side-effects (1).