- Maternal and cord serum cytokine changes with continuous and intermittent labor epidural analgesia: a randomized studyVenkat R Mantha
Department of Anesthesiology, Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
ScientificWorldJournal 2012:607938. 2012..Maternal fever during labor epidural analgesia (LEA) may cause increased maternal and cord serum inflammatory cytokines. We report the effects of intermittent and continuous LEA on these cytokines...
- The incidence of maternal fever during labor is less with intermittent than with continuous epidural analgesia: a randomized controlled trialV R R Mantha
Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Int J Obstet Anesth 17:123-9. 2008..This prospective, randomized study was performed to see if intermittent labor epidural analgesia was protective against maternal intrapartum fever, compared to continuous epidural infusion...