M Camorcia

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimum analgesic doses of fentanyl and sufentanil for epidural analgesia in the first stage of labor
    Giorgio Capogna
    Department of Anesthesia, Casa di Cura Città di Roma Hospital, V Maidalchini 20, 00152 Rome, Italy
    Anesth Analg 96:1178-82, table of contents. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Minimum local analgesic doses of ropivacaine, levobupivacaine, and bupivacaine for intrathecal labor analgesia
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Obstetric Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Italy
    Anesthesiology 102:646-50. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The relative potencies for motor block after intrathecal ropivacaine, levobupivacaine, and bupivacaine
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Roma, Italy
    Anesth Analg 104:904-7. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Estimation of the minimum motor blocking potency ratio for intrathecal bupivacaine and lidocaine
    M Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesiology, Città di Roma Hospital, Roma, Italy
    Int J Obstet Anesth 17:223-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The relative motor blocking potencies of intrathecal ropivacaine: effects of concentration
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Obstetric Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Via Maidalchini 20, 00152 Rome, Italy
    Anesth Analg 98:1779-82, table of contents. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidural test dose with levobupivacaine and ropivacaine: determination of ED(50) motor block after spinal administration
    M Camorcia
    Department of Anaesthesia, Clinica Città di Roma, Roma, Italy
    Br J Anaesth 92:850-3. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidural levobupivacaine, ropivacaine and bupivacaine in combination with sufentanil in early labour: a randomized trial
    M Camorcia
    Città di Roma Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 20:636-9. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Testing the epidural catheter
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Via Maidalchini 20, Rome 00152, Italy
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:336-40. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of sex and pregnancy on the potency of intrathecal bupivacaine: determination of ED₅₀ for motor block with the up-down sequential allocation method
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Rome GC, Italy
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:240-4. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Sensory assessment of epidural block for Caesarean section: a systematic comparison of pinprick, cold and touch sensation
    M Camorcia
    Città di Roma Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia, Roma, Italy
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:611-7. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Minimum analgesic doses of fentanyl and sufentanil for epidural analgesia in the first stage of labor
    Giorgio Capogna
    Department of Anesthesia, Casa di Cura Città di Roma Hospital, V Maidalchini 20, 00152 Rome, Italy
    Anesth Analg 96:1178-82, table of contents. 2003
    ..0001). The sufentanil/fentanyl potency ratio was 5.9 (95% CI, 5.6-6.3). In conclusion, we have established the equivalent doses and relative potencies of fentanyl and sufentanil for epidural analgesia in the first stage of labor...
  2. ncbi request reprint Minimum local analgesic doses of ropivacaine, levobupivacaine, and bupivacaine for intrathecal labor analgesia
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Obstetric Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Italy
    Anesthesiology 102:646-50. 2005
    ..For this purpose, the authors used the up-down sequential allocation model, which estimates the minimum local analgesic dose for intrathecal local anesthetic...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relative potencies for motor block after intrathecal ropivacaine, levobupivacaine, and bupivacaine
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Roma, Italy
    Anesth Analg 104:904-7. 2007
    ..In this study, we sought to determine the median effective dose (ED50) for motor block of intrathecal ropivacaine, levobupivacaine, and bupivacaine and to define their motor-blocking potency ratios...
  4. doi request reprint Estimation of the minimum motor blocking potency ratio for intrathecal bupivacaine and lidocaine
    M Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesiology, Città di Roma Hospital, Roma, Italy
    Int J Obstet Anesth 17:223-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the median effective doses (ED50) for motor block with intrathecal lidocaine and bupivacaine and to define the relative motor blocking potency ratio...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relative motor blocking potencies of intrathecal ropivacaine: effects of concentration
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Obstetric Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Via Maidalchini 20, 00152 Rome, Italy
    Anesth Analg 98:1779-82, table of contents. 2004
    ..The ED(50) of spinal ropivacaine to produce motor block in pregnant patients was significantly influenced by the concentration of the local anesthetic, with dose requirements being increased by 50% for the smaller concentration...
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidural test dose with levobupivacaine and ropivacaine: determination of ED(50) motor block after spinal administration
    M Camorcia
    Department of Anaesthesia, Clinica Città di Roma, Roma, Italy
    Br J Anaesth 92:850-3. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the feasibility of a test dose for an inadvertent intrathecal catheter using ropivacaine and levobupivacaine, and to establish the dose required...
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidural levobupivacaine, ropivacaine and bupivacaine in combination with sufentanil in early labour: a randomized trial
    M Camorcia
    Città di Roma Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 20:636-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the efficacy, delay and duration of analgesia of three equianalgesic epidural doses of levobupivacaine, ropivacaine and bupivacaine during the first stage of labour...
  8. doi request reprint Testing the epidural catheter
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Via Maidalchini 20, Rome 00152, Italy
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:336-40. 2009
    ..This review examines the literature on the ability of an epidural test dose to detect intravascular or intrathecal epidural catheter misplacement in the obstetric patient...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of sex and pregnancy on the potency of intrathecal bupivacaine: determination of ED₅₀ for motor block with the up-down sequential allocation method
    Michela Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Rome GC, Italy
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:240-4. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the median effective doses (ED50) for motor block with intrathecal bupivacaine and to estimate the ED50 ratios of these in male, female and pregnant patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sensory assessment of epidural block for Caesarean section: a systematic comparison of pinprick, cold and touch sensation
    M Camorcia
    Città di Roma Hospital, Department of Anaesthesia, Roma, Italy
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:611-7. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint [Motor block determination for the identification of accidental spinal injection of levobupivacaine: a study on the minimum efficient test-dose (ED50)]
    M Camorcia
    Dipartimento di Anestesia e Rianimazione AFaR, CRCCS, Ospedale Fatebenefratelli, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 67:29-32. 2001
    ..RESULTS: The MAD of the test dose for levobupivacaine was of 4,8 mg (4,4 to 5,2; 95% C.I.). DISCUSSIONS: This study may help to determine the appropriate dose for a test dose for inadvertent spinal levobupivacaine...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Levobupivacaine in obstetric analgesia and anaesthesia]
    G Capogna
    Dipartimento di Anestesia e Rianimazione, AFaR, CRCCS Ospedale Fatebenefratelli, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 67:24-8. 2001
    ..Further studies are needed to determine if the chemical properties of the new agent may influence the sensory and motor characteristics of the block...
  13. doi request reprint Multidimensional evaluation of pain during early and late labor: a comparison of nulliparous and multiparous women
    G Capogna
    Department of Anesthesiology, Città di Roma Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Int J Obstet Anesth 19:167-70. 2010
    ..Labor pain has a sensory and an affective component. This study was undertaken to evaluate whether the quality and intensity of the cognitive descriptors of labor pain may be influenced by parity and stage of labor...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Prehydratation and anaesthesia in obstetrics: state of the art]
    M G Frigo
    Servizio di Anestesia, Rianimazione e Terapia del Dolore, Ospedale San Giovanni Calibita Fatebenefratelli, Isola Tiberina, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 67:161-8. 2001
    ..Although no technique totally eliminates the occurrence of hypotension, colloid administration (starch or gelatin containing fluids) was the most effective...
  15. doi request reprint Effect of μ-opioid receptor A118G polymorphism on the ED50 of epidural sufentanil for labor analgesia
    M Camorcia
    Department of Anesthesiology, Città di Roma Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Int J Obstet Anesth 21:40-4. 2012
    ..This double-blind up-down sequential allocation study was designed to examine the effect of p.118A/G on the ED50 of epidural sufentanil for labor analgesia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Expectant fathers' experience during labor with or without epidural analgesia
    G Capogna
    Department of Anesthesiology, Città di Roma Hospital, Roma, Italy
    Int J Obstet Anesth 16:110-5. 2007
    ..For men the worst aspect of childbirth is witnessing their partner in pain. The aim of this study was to investigate fathers' attitudes towards labor and delivery with and without epidural analgesia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Epidural analgesia for childbirth: effects of newer techniques on neonatal outcome
    Giorgio Capogna
    Department of Anesthesia, Città di Roma Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Paediatr Drugs 6:375-86. 2004
    ..Whether the occurrence of transient fetal heart rate changes or maternal hypotension immediately after the epidural block may influence the neonatal outcome at birth needs verification...