Epidural sentence example

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  • A single dose of epidural morphine may relieve pain for 12-24 hours.
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  • Meningitis has been described, as has epidural abscess.
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  • In women with patient controlled epidural analgesia only 69% did not need a top up.
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  • In addition the epidural may be used for postoperative analgesia.
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  • Furthermore, the epidural catheter can be used for post-operative analgesia.
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  • In my practice, I limit caudal epidural anesthesia to children who are still small enough for their mothers to carry.
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  • A further series from Zimbabwe reported 500 pediatric caudal epidural anesthetics.
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  • I was to have a room full of people, the labor augmented with drugs, and an epidural.
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  • Previous data have suggested that an epidural may increase the incidence of chronic backache.
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  • Bloody tap or blood in epidural catheter is controversial.
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  • There is evidence that your chances of needing a forceps delivery are nearly the same as when you have not had a standard epidural.
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  • Epidural adhesions can usually be identified on an enhanced MRI scan using intravenous gadolinium.
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  • In women with continuous epidural infusion, 41% did not need a top up.
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  • Dexamethasone is the preferred agent for systemic administration and triamcinolone for epidural injection.
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  • The reasons were either rapid delivery, analgesia refused, randomisation error or received meperidine (pethidine) or epidural respectively.
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  • During the procedure, an epidural needle is inserted near the base of the spine.
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  • Accidental dural puncture is usually easily recognized by the immediate loss of CSF through the epidural needle.
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  • If an epidural steroid is being considered for you, you need to review these risks carefully with your doctor.
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  • Carefully titrated epidural anesthesia for labor is associated with less sympathetic blockade than spinal or epidural anesthesia for cesarean delivery.
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  • Maternal pyrexia associated with the use of epidural analgesia in labor.
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  • Epidural and subarachnoid trials were of catheter alone, catheter with reservoir or catheter with pump.
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  • You will most likely be given an epidural or spinal anaesthesia.
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  • An epidural will numb you from your waist down, while a spinal anaesthesia provides further numbing.
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  • Pain medication offered at this point consists of either a short-term medication, such as Nubain or Stadol, or long-term such as epidural anesthesia.
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  • If an epidural anesthetic is being used, many practitioners recommend decreasing the dosage so the mother has better control of her pushing.
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  • If a woman is numb from an epidural, she cannot push effectively, and it is usually better to let the contractions work alone.
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  • If the woman has not had an epidural or pudendal block, she will get a local anesthetic to numb the area for repair.
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  • An epidural or spinal block can provide complete pain relief during cesarean birth.
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  • Spinal anesthesia operates on the same principle as epidural anesthesia and is used primarily in cases of c-section delivery.
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  • It is administered in the same way as an epidural, but the catheter is not left in place following the surgery.
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  • The anesthesia is usually a regional anesthetic (epidural or spinal), which makes her numb from below her breasts to her toes.
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  • If an epidural or spinal were used, Duramorph (a pain medication similar to morphine) is often administered through these catheters just prior to completion of surgery.
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  • If the clot is located between the bones of the skull and the covering of the brain (dura), it is called an epidural hematoma.
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  • For some procedures an epidural anesthetic that numbs the abdominal region may be used instead of general anesthesia.
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  • Do you want a natural childbirth, an epidural, or a cesarean?
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  • For example, The American Pregnancy Association states that an epidural may make pushing more difficult, which may result in the need for interventions like pitocin, forceps, or vacuum extraction.
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  • A 2006 meta-analysis by the Child and Family Research Institute also shows that an epidural given too early can also double the C-section rate.
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  • The heavier rate of labor may also result in the need for more epidural medication.
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  • You cannot have an underwater birth if you want an epidural or narcotics.
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  • In an epidural a catheter is placed in the epidural space and "caine" drugs are dripped through the catheter.
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  • Spinal blocks are given for cesarean deliveries, if an epidural does not provide enough pain relief.
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  • If you've chosen to have an epidural, the sensations will not be as strong.
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  • Your baby's heart rate can be affected by the contractions, his/her movements, and interventions such as narcotics, an epidural, or an amniotomy (rupturing your membranes).
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  • I'm not gonna tell Kate …you know, if she needs an epidural, she's gonna get her epidural."
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  • Those receiving an epidural or other pain medication for labor and delivery may expect to have the medication during this stage.
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  • Epidural anesthesia involves a local painkiller administered in a shot in the lower region of the back.
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  • Parents considering hospital births with pain medication can benefit from viewing programs that include an epidural injection.
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  • If you're worried about the pain of childbirth, but are not willing to consider an epidural or other medical interventions, acupressure may be an alternative to consider.
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  • There has been discussion over the epidural, and the complications that have the potential of occurring when a woman has such a tattoo on her body.
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  • Plant pigments, metals and dyes are injected into these wounds, deep inside your skin's epidural layers.
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  • An epidural is placed with the woman lying on her side or sitting up in bed with the back rounded to allow more space between the vertebrae.
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