An analysis of postoperative epidural analgesia failure by computed tomography epidurography.

@article{Motamed2006AnAO,
  title={An analysis of postoperative epidural analgesia failure by computed tomography epidurography.},
  author={Cyrus Motamed and Fayezi Farhat and Francis R{\'e}m{\'e}rand and Jean St{\'e}phanazzi and Agn{\`e}s Laplanche and Christian Jayr},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2006},
  volume={103 4},
  pages={1026-32}
}
In this prospective study involving 125 patients, we analyzed epidural analgesia failure after major abdominal surgery using computed tomography (CT) epidurographies to compare the incidence of dislodgement of epidural catheters and leakage of solution from the epidural space between two groups of patients: patients with successful or failed epidural… CONTINUE READING