Effect of gentle massage on regression of sensory analgesia during epidural block.

Abstract

We investigated the effect of gentle epigastric massage on the regression of the sensory analgesia of epidural block. Sixteen patients, who underwent minor obstetric or gynecologic surgery under epidural block with lidocaine, were divided into two groups. Group A was the control group. Group B received gentle massage of the epigastric area for 30 min. The… (More)

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@article{Ueda1993EffectOG, title={Effect of gentle massage on regression of sensory analgesia during epidural block.}, author={Wasa Ueda and Y Katatoka and Yasuko Sagara}, journal={Anesthesia and analgesia}, year={1993}, volume={76 4}, pages={783-5} }