Subarachnoid block with hyperbaric bupivacaine and morphine may shorten PACU stay after cesarean delivery.

Abstract

Spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery is a widely used modality. Both hyperbaric and isobaric bupivacaine are in clinical use, with or without the addition of opioids, but the baricity of intrathecal bupivacaine has not been correlated with recovery time after cesarean delivery. One hundred parturients scheduled for elective cesarean delivery were… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jopan.2010.07.011

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@article{Lehavi2010SubarachnoidBW, title={Subarachnoid block with hyperbaric bupivacaine and morphine may shorten PACU stay after cesarean delivery.}, author={Amit Lehavi and Philippe Abecasis and Abraham Weissman and Aaron Winterstern and Yeshaayahu S Katz}, journal={Journal of perianesthesia nursing : official journal of the American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses}, year={2010}, volume={25 6}, pages={371-9} }