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New tool for checking epidural catheter location

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Correspondence to Ban C. H. Tsui or Britta Patermann.

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Tsui, B.C.H., Patermann, B. New tool for checking epidural catheter location. Can J Anesth 52, 890 (2005). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03021794

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Keywords

  • Sevoflurane
  • Epidural Catheter
  • Epidural Space
  • Muscle Twitch
  • Epidural Catheter Placement