What is it about?

The pH of the local anesthetics play a role in their efficacy. What is going to happen if the pH is adjusted?

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Why is it important?

TO increase the quality of the local anesthesia, particularly important for the cesarean delivery


This study helps in obtaining an increased quality for the local anesthetic blocks

Professor Giustino Varrassi
Paolo Procacci Foundation

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This page is a summary of: Epidural mepivacaine for cesarean section: Effects of a pH-adjusted solution, Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, May 1991, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/0952-8180(91)90161-f.
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