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Labor Pain

Known as: childbirth pains, laboring pain, pain labor 
Pain associated with OBSTETRIC LABOR in CHILDBIRTH. It is caused primarily by UTERINE CONTRACTION as well as pressure on the CERVIX; BLADDER; and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
This paper unpacks the contested inter-connections between neoliberal work and welfare regimes, asylum and immigration controls… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
  • Cynthia A. Wong
  • International journal of women's health
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 5204510
The pain of childbirth is arguably the most severe pain most women will endure in their lifetimes. The pain of the early first… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A large number of women receive codeine for obstetric pain while breastfeeding. Following a case of fatal opioid poisoning in a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
This study examined the effects of a yoga program during pregnancy, on maternal comfort, labor pain, and birth outcomes. A… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The control of labor pain and prevention of suffering are major concerns of clinicians and their clients. Nonpharmacologic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
UNLABELLED Recent investigations have sought to improve intrathecal analgesia by combining opioids with other classes of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Many studies have revealed that a sense of control is a major contributing factor to a woman's birth experience and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Labor pain is often severe, and analgesic medication may not be indicated. In this randomized controlled trial we examined the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Epidural analgesia is the most effective labour pain relief but is associated with increased rates of instrumental… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Different types of pain patients used visual analogue scales (VAS) to rate their level of pain sensation intensity (VAS sensory… Expand
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