Beach Chair Position Open Anesthesia. The RAMP before being inflated top. A prospective study on the effect of general anesthesia compared with regional anesthesia and sedation.
The upright beach chair position in conjunction with the anesthesia staff to ensure that the patient does not become hypotensive during this positioning maneuver. There is no evidence that one position is superior to the other and both have advantages and disadvantages 1. Impact on cerebral oxygenation cerebral blood flow and neurobehavioral outcome.
The beach chair position BCP is commonly used for arthroscopic and open shoulder procedures and offers different advantages compared to the lateral decubitus position LDP 12.
The upright beach chair position in conjunction with the anesthesia staff to ensure that the patient does not become hypotensive during this positioning maneuver. Open shoulder surgery or arthroscopy performed in the sitting position under interscalene block may be complicated by episodes of bradycardia or hypotension or both which occurs in up to 20 of cases. Beach Chair Position Cardiac Function Cerebral Perfusion 1. Beach Chair Position This position is frequently used for shoulder arthroscopic surgery.