Patient-Controlled Epidural Analgesia

Known as: Epidural Patient-Controlled Analgesia, PCEA 
A method of analgesia that uses an epidural catheter and a pump to allow the patient to administer predetermined doses of analgesic into the epidural… (More)
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2012
2012
Gender differences in pain modulation are evident but data are rare with regard to perioperative regional analgesia. The aim of… (More)
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2006
2006
Computer integrated-patient controlled epidural analgesia (CI-PCEA) is a novel drug delivery system. It automatically titrates… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The authors performed a meta-analysis and found that epidural analgesia overall provided superior postoperative analgesia… (More)
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2003
2003
STUDY DESIGN A prospective, randomized, double-blind clinical trial was conducted. OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of patient… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Patient-controlled epidural analgesia (PCEA) has been found to be an effective method for pain relief during labour… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) with intravenous morphine and patient-controlled epidural analgesia (PCEA), using… (More)
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1999
1999
The aim of the study was to compare efficacy and side-effects produced by three techniques of epidural analgesia during labor… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND The efficacy and safety of patient-controlled epidural analgesia (PCEA) for postoperative analgesia on hospital wards… (More)
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1997
1997
Epidural opioid analgesia can offer advantages over intravenous administration, however, opioid-related side effects are common… (More)
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1988
1988
In a randomised, single-blinded, placebo-controlled study, 27 parturients in labour receiving epidural 0.125 per cent bupivacaine… (More)
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