American Journal of Applied Scientific Research

Volume 4, Issue 1, March 2018

  • Spinal Anesthesia with Low Doses of Hyperbaric Bupivacaine is Safe and Necessary in Brachytherapy for Carcinoma of the Cervix

    Siddharta Lacerda, Luiz Eduardo Imbelloni, Maria das Graças Dantas Lima

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 1-4
    Received: 9 March 2018
    Accepted: 26 March 2018
    Published: 4 May 2018
    Abstract: Background and objectives: Cervical cancer occupies the third place among women. In advanced cases the treatment of choice is brachytherapy and pain is among the most frequent complaints of treatment. The objective of the study was to compare the incidence of pelvic pain and satisfaction among groups of patients submitted to brachytherapy with and ... Show More