• Nevertheless would the 'whoosh' test be a simple and quick method to add information to the clinical impression of correct epidural needle placement. (uzh.ch)
  • plantar space a fascial space on the sole of the foot, divided by septa into the lateral, middle, and median plantar spaces. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Epidural anaesthesia (EA) was performed under general anaesthesia with dogs in lateral recumbency. (uzh.ch)
  • Results: Experienced anesthetists found the simulator to be life-like for almost all the aspects of epidural or spinal insertion and that the overall impression was that the simulator could provide a useful tool for training of epidural and spinal techniques. (minervamedica.it)
  • Additionally, some of the side-effects of epidural analgesia may be beneficial in some circumstances (e.g., vasodilation may be beneficial if the subject has peripheral vascular disease ). (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose of this study was to evaluate the 'whoosh' test and the epidural pressure waves measurement (EPWM) in dogs. (uzh.ch)
  • We report a case of symptomatic epidural lipomatosis in a 36-year-old man following a heart lung transplant and 3.5 years of steroid medication. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The epidural route is frequently employed by certain physicians and nurse anaesthetists to administer diagnostic (e.g. radiocontrast agents ) and therapeutic (e.g., glucocorticoids ) chemical substances, as well as certain analgesic and local anaesthetic agents. (wikipedia.org)
  • intervillous space the space of the placenta into which the chorionic villi project and through which the maternal blood circulates. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 1. space remaining in tissues as a result of failure of proper closure of surgical or other wounds, permitting accumulation of blood or serum. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The space itself consists of fat and blood vessels. (burtonreport.com)
  • Administration of a large-volume blood patch at multiple sites in the epidural space is a recently reported novel technique for the treatment of SIH. (ajnr.org)
  • To the editor: Stimulated by the clinical review of Mullins and colleagues on "Malignant Lymphoma of the Spinal Epidural Space" ( Ann Intern Med 74:416-423, 1971), we have reviewed our experience with this complication among 147 patients with reticulum cell sarcoma (RCS) seen at the Francis Delafield Hospital between 1952 and 1966. (annals.org)
  • Herniation is defined as a localized or focal displacement of disk material beyond the limits of the intervertebral disk space. (medscape.com)