Advancement of epidural catheter from lumbar to thoracic space in children: Comparison between 18G and 23G catheters

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BACKGROUNDS AND OBJECTIVES Lumbar-to-thoracic advancement of epidural catheter is a safe alternative to direct thoracic placement in children. In this prospective randomized study, success rate of advancement of two different types and gauges of catheter from lumbar-to-thoracic space were studied. MATERIALS AND METHODS Forty ASA I and II children (up to 6… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0970-9185.92429

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@inproceedings{Baidya2012AdvancementOE, title={Advancement of epidural catheter from lumbar to thoracic space in children: Comparison between 18G and 23G catheters}, author={Dalim Kumar Baidya and Dilip Kumar Pawar and Maya Dehran and Arun Kumar Gupta}, booktitle={Journal of anaesthesiology, clinical pharmacology}, year={2012} }