Newly Published
Practice Parameters  |   January 2017
Practice Advisory for the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management of Infectious Complications Associated with Neuraxial Techniques: An Updated Report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Infectious Complications Associated with Neuraxial Techniques and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine*
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    Supplemental Digital Content is available for this article. Direct URL citations appear in the printed text and are available in both the HTML and PDF versions of this article. Links to the digital files are provided in the HTML text of this article on the Journal’s Web site (www.anesthesiology.org). A complete bibliography used to develop this updated advisory, arranged alphabetically by author, is available as Supplemental Digital Content 1, http://links.lww.com/ALN/B368.×
  • Submitted for publication October 26, 2016. Accepted for publication October 26, 2016. Approved by the ASA House of Delegates on October 26, 2016.
    Submitted for publication October 26, 2016. Accepted for publication October 26, 2016. Approved by the ASA House of Delegates on October 26, 2016.×
  • *Updated by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Standards and Practice Parameters: Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, M.D. (Committee Chair), Chicago, Illinois; Terese T. Horlocker, M.D. (Task Force Chair), Rochester, Minnesota; Madhulika Agarkar, M.P.H., Schaumburg, Illinois; Richard T. Connis, Ph.D., Woodinville, Washington; James R. Hebl, M.D., Rochester, Minnesota; David G. Nickinovich, Ph.D., Bellevue, Washington; Craig M. Palmer, M.D., Tucson, Arizona; James P. Rathmell, M.D., Boston, Massachusetts; Richard W. Rosenquist, M.D., Cleveland, Ohio; and Christopher L. Wu, M.D., Clarksville, Maryland.
    Updated by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Standards and Practice Parameters: Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, M.D. (Committee Chair), Chicago, Illinois; Terese T. Horlocker, M.D. (Task Force Chair), Rochester, Minnesota; Madhulika Agarkar, M.P.H., Schaumburg, Illinois; Richard T. Connis, Ph.D., Woodinville, Washington; James R. Hebl, M.D., Rochester, Minnesota; David G. Nickinovich, Ph.D., Bellevue, Washington; Craig M. Palmer, M.D., Tucson, Arizona; James P. Rathmell, M.D., Boston, Massachusetts; Richard W. Rosenquist, M.D., Cleveland, Ohio; and Christopher L. Wu, M.D., Clarksville, Maryland.×
  • Research Support: Support was provided solely from institutional and/or departmental sources.
    Research Support: Support was provided solely from institutional and/or departmental sources.×
  • Competing Interests: The authors declare no competing interests.
    Competing Interests: The authors declare no competing interests.×
  • Correspondence: Address correspondence to the American Society of Anesthesiologists: 1061 American Lane, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173. guidelines@asahq.org. This Practice Advisory and all ASA Practice Parameters may be obtained at no cost through the Journal Web site, www.anesthesiology.org.
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Infectious Disease / Pain Medicine / Regional Anesthesia
Practice Parameters   |   January 2017
Practice Advisory for the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management of Infectious Complications Associated with Neuraxial Techniques: An Updated Report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Infectious Complications Associated with Neuraxial Techniques and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine*
Anesthesiology Newly Published on January 26, 2017. doi:10.1097/ALN.0000000000001521
Anesthesiology Newly Published on January 26, 2017. doi:10.1097/ALN.0000000000001521
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