Epidural mepivacaine for cesarean section: Effects of a pH-adjusted solution

Giorgio Capogna, Danilo Celleno, Giustino Varrassi, Marco Emanuelli, Massimo Sebastiani, Fabio Muratori, Gianni Cipriani, Marco Tomassetti
  • Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, May 1991, Elsevier
  • DOI: 10.1016/0952-8180(91)90161-f

pH adjusted local anesthetics

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?

Why is it important?

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


Professor Giustino Varrassi
Paolo Procacci Foundation

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

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