Epidural bupivacaine-pethidine mixture clinical experience using a low-dose combination in labour.

@article{Brownridge1988EpiduralBM,
  title={Epidural bupivacaine-pethidine mixture clinical experience using a low-dose combination in labour.},
  author={P Brownridge},
  journal={The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology},
  year={1988},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={17-24}
}
  • P Brownridge
  • Published 1988 in
    The Australian & New Zealand journal of…
In an attempt to overcome some of the undesirable side-effects and sequelae traditionally associated with epidural analgesia, various mixtures containing bupivacaine and pethidine have been examined during labour. Preliminary investigations suggested that a mixture containing bupivacaine 0.125% was the most promising combination, and accordingly a prospective survey was conducted in order to assess this mixture further; 100 mothers were included in the survey and clinical assessment included… CONTINUE READING

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