Salima S J Ladak
Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Transversus abdominis plane blocks: an overview of indication and nursing careSalima S J Ladak
University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Acute Pain Service, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
Pain Manag Nurs 15:588-92. 2014..This article reviews TAP block insertion techniques, commonly used local anesthetics, and recommends nursing care related to TAP blocks. ..
- The journey of the pain resource nurse in improving pain management practices: understanding role implementationSalima S J Ladak
University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
Pain Manag Nurs 14:68-73. 2013..This article will describe how the three-site academic health science center used the PRN role to foster practice-related change and enhance current knowledge of evidence-based pain management...
- Right medication, right dose, right patient, right time, and right route: how do we select the right patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) device?Salima S J Ladak
University of Toronto, Canada, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
Pain Manag Nurs 8:140-5. 2007..Various available products were excluded from the selection process based on the interdisciplinary review...
- Incidence of urinary retention in patients with thoracic patient-controlled epidural analgesia (TPCEA) undergoing thoracotomySalima S J Ladak
Acute Pain Service, Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management, University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, 200 Elizabeth Street, 3 Eaton North, Toronto, Ontario M5G2C4, Canada
Pain Manag Nurs 10:94-8. 2009..The incidence of postoperative urine retention was low (10%), indicating that unless required for other purposes, indwelling urinary catheters may be removed between 12 and 48 h after surgery while receiving TPCEA...