- Full text PDF available (2)
- This year (1)
- Last 5 years (3)
- Last 10 years (3)
Journals and Conferences
Ropivacaine, a new long acting amide type local anaesthetic, was compared with bupivacaine in a randomized double-blind study. One hundred and ten patients undergoing extradural anaesthesia received… (More)
We have compared the effects of extradural fentanyl and fentanyl plus adrenaline with adrenaline alone as adjuncts to extradural bupivacaine in patients undergoing elective Caesarean section.… (More)
BACKGROUND Maternal breastfeeding self-efficacy (BSE) is reflective of a mother's confidence in breastfeeding and is a modifiable factor that may improve breastfeeding rates. Breastfeeding… (More)
BACKGROUND The caesarean section (c-section) rate in Canada is 27.1%, well above the 5-15% of deliveries suggested by the World Health Organization in 2009. Emergency and planned c-sections may… (More)
A 55-yr-old man received a left supraclavicular brachial plexus block with 0.42% bupivacaine; he had profound motor and sensory block 26 h after injection; complete recovery occurred at 40 h.
AIM To report an analysis of the concept of breastfeeding beyond infancy. BACKGROUND The World Health Organization and Health Canada recommends breastfeeding is sustained until 2 years old and… (More)
A simple and inexpensive force transducer made from a stainless steel table knife is described. Construction is straightforward and utilises strain gauges that are readily available. Amongst its… (More)
A case is described of profound respiratory depression occurring 100 min after the extradural administration of fentanyl 100 micrograms to a patient undergoing Caesarean section.
The cardiorespiratory effects of a new nonopioid analgesic, ketorolac tromethamine, were compared with alfentanil as part of a balanced technique in which anaesthesia was maintained by a constant… (More)