Ropivacaine abdominal wound infiltration and peritoneal spraying at cesarean delivery for preemptive analgesia.

@article{Bamigboye2008RopivacaineAW,
  title={Ropivacaine abdominal wound infiltration and peritoneal spraying at cesarean delivery for preemptive analgesia.},
  author={A. Bamigboye and Hofmeyr George Justus},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={102 2},
  pages={160-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether ropivacaine infiltration into all layers of the abdominal cesarean wound and spraying of the peritoneum decreases postoperative pain. METHODS A randomized controlled trial of women undergoing cesarean delivery under general anesthetic allocated to receive either 30 mL of 0.75% ropivacaine or 30 mL of saline into the wound… CONTINUE READING