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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-02-21T19:15:13-0500
Regional anesthesia, including epidural, spinal and combined epidural spinal anesthesia (CSEA), is a pivotal part in modern anesthesiology. Previously, the investigators found that epidura...
Cesarean section is a frequent procedure in the obstetric surgery. The most widely used anesthesia technique for cesarean delivery is the spinal anesthesia The incidence of spinal anesthes...
The purpose of the study is to determine if norepinephrine is more effective as a continuous intravenous (IV) infusion compared to continuous IV ephedrine associated with crystalloid loadi...
The purpose of the study is to determine the more effective intravenous bolus of norepinephrine for maintaining blood pressure during a spinal anesthesia for a cesarean delivery with the f...
Maternal hypotension after spinal anesthesia in parturients undergoing cesarean section is a very common problem leading to several complications to both patients and their babies. It can ...
Spinal anesthesia, which is commonly used in cesarean deliveries, is often difficult to perform in obese parturients because of poorly palpable surface landmarks and positioning challenges. This study...
In parturients with increased physiologically intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) and a short stature, a greater cephalad spread of spinal anesthesia is often observed after a fixed amount of plain bupivac...
This study aimed to investigate the efficacy of the ClearSight™ system (Edwards Lifesciences, Irvine, CA) for reducing the incidence of hypotension compared with the traditional oscillometric blood ...
While prophylactic phenylephrine infusions during cesarean delivery are often used to counteract the sympathectomy associated with spinal anesthesia, their use has been associated with decreased rostr...
Extraction of the fetus by abdominal hysterotomy anytime following a previous cesarean.
Delivery of an infant through the vagina in a female who has had a prior cesarean section.
Procedure in which an anesthetic is injected directly into the spinal cord.
A local anesthetic of the amide type now generally used for surface anesthesia. It is one of the most potent and toxic of the long-acting local anesthetics and its parenteral use is restricted to spinal anesthesia. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1006)
A potent local anesthetic of the ester type used for surface and spinal anesthesia.