Treating Low Back Pain in Failed Back Surgery Patients with Multicolumn-lead Spinal Cord Stimulation.
Remacle T, Gilis N, Mauviel S, Remacle JM
Failed back surgery syndrome (FBSS) refers to persistent, chronic pain following spinal surgery. Spinal cord stimulation with dorsal epidural leads ca... Read More
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Spinal/epidural block as an alternative to general anesthesia for laparoscopic appendectomy: a prospective randomized clinical study.
Erdem VM, Donmez T, Uzman S, Ferahman S, Hatipoglu E, Sunamak O
Laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) has been generally performed under general anesthesia. Laparoscopic appendectomy is rarely performed under regional ane... Read More
Int J Obstet Anesth 2018 Jun 07
Glossopharyngeal (IXth) cranial nerve palsy associated with postural change after accidental dural puncture.
Liao ZM, Ni J
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J Arthroplasty 2018 Jun 09
Comparing the 30-Day Risk of Venous Thromboembolism and Bleeding in Simultaneous Bilateral vs Unilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty.
Masrouha KZ, Hoballah JJ, Tamim HM, Sagherian BH
Simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty (SBTKA) may offer certain benefits; however, its overall safety is still disputed. This study aimed at ... Read More
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Comparison of Epidural Analgesia Using 0.2% Bupivacaine and 0.2% Ropivacaine for the Management of Postoperative Pain in Major Orthopedic Surgery.
Mehta S, Gajbhare MN, Kamble NP
Ropivacaine is preferred over racemic bupivacaine for postoperative analgesia as it is less cardiotoxic and has high selectivity for sensory fibers. W... Read More