[Comparison between 0.125% and 0.25% bupivacaine associated to fentanyl for epidural labor analgesia.].

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Epidural analgesia aims at decreasing or even abolishing maternal suffering during labor. It is considered a safe and effective method for pain relief. This study aimed at comparing two bupivacaine concentrations (0.25% and 0.125%) associated to fentanyl in epidural labor analgesia to determine its efficacy on pain relief and its… (More)

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@article{Gomes2004ComparisonB0, title={[Comparison between 0.125% and 0.25% bupivacaine associated to fentanyl for epidural labor analgesia.].}, author={Marcos Emanuel Wortmann Gomes and Vanessa Rezende Balle and Sheila Braga Machado and Florentino Fernandes Mendes}, journal={Revista brasileira de anestesiologia}, year={2004}, volume={54 4}, pages={467-72} }