Persistent pain after caesarean section and vaginal birth: a cohort study.

@article{Kainu2010PersistentPA,
  title={Persistent pain after caesarean section and vaginal birth: a cohort study.},
  author={J Petter Kainu and Jaakko Sarvela and Elina M Tiippana and Erja Halmesm{\"a}ki and Kari T Korttila},
  journal={International journal of obstetric anesthesia},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={4-9}
}
BACKGROUND Although persistent pain has been described to occur after various types of surgery, little is known about this entity following caesarean section or vaginal birth. We sought to examine the association between mode of delivery and development of persistent pain, as well as the nature and intensity of the pain. METHODS A questionnaire was sent… CONTINUE READING