Epidural Anesthesia

Known as: Anesthesias, Epidural, Anesthesia, Extradural, epidural anaesthesia 
An anesthetic procedure that involves administering pharmaceutical agents into the epidural space of the spinal canal. Frequently administered agents… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE Epidural anesthesia may be difficult in pregnancy. We intended to evaluate the teaching possibilities of ultrasonography… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
STUDY OBJECTIVE To assess the clinical use of ultrasonographic localization of the epidural space, and to evaluate the clinical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Epidural block is widely used to manage major abdominal surgery and postoperative analgesia, but its risks and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that epidural anesthesia and postoperative epidural analgesia decrease the incidence of death… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Wide variability exists in the amount of regional anesthesia practice to which residents are exposed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Core hypothermia after induction of epidural anesthesia results from both an internal core-to-peripheral… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The effectiveness of two epidural analgesic regimens on the ability to ambulate was compared in women in labor by a prospective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
To examine the interaction of epidural anesthesia, coagulation status, and outcome after lower extremity revascularization, 80… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The effects of continuous epidural anesthesia and of general anesthesia on the incidence of thromboembolism following total hip… (More)
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