Use of fetal analgesia during prenatal surgery

@article{Bellieni2013UseOF,
  title={Use of fetal analgesia during prenatal surgery},
  author={Carlo Valerio Bellieni and Monica Tei and Gemma Stazzoni and Sara Bertrando and Sara Cornacchione and Giuseppe Buonocore},
  journal={The Journal of Maternal-Fetal \& Neonatal Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={26},
  pages={90 - 95}
}
Objective: Recent progresses in fetal surgery have raised concern on fetal pain, its long-term consequences and the risks of sudden fetal movements induced by pain. In several studies, surgeons have directly administered opioids to the fetus, while others have considered sufficient the maternally administered analgesics. We performed a review of the literature to assess the state of the art. Methods: We performed a PubMed search to retrieve the papers that in the last 10 years reported studies… 
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