The analgesic effect of transversalis fascia plane block after caesarean section under spinal anaesthesia with intrathecal morphine: a randomised controlled trial
L. Baghirzada Clinical Assistant Professor , A. Walker Senior Consultant , H. C. Yu Clinical Assistant Professor , R. Endersby Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Anaesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine University of Calgary Canada
We aimed to test whether bilateral injection of bupivacaine 0.25% in the transversalis fascia plane reduced 24 h opioid dose after singleton caesarean section, under spinal anaesthesia with intrathecal morphine, compared with saline 0.9% injectate. We allocated randomly 52 women to bilateral injection of 20 ml saline 0.9% on arrival in the post‐anaesthesia care unit and 54 women to bilateral injection of 20 ml bupivacaine 0.25% (with adrenaline 2.5 μg.ml‐1)....
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