Episode 1.8 Exparel and TAP blocks plus the history of insulin and diabetes in pregnancy
In this episode we discuss the use of TAP blocks for Cesarean delivery with and without liposomal bupivacaine or Exparel and discuss issues related to intrathecal morphine and postoperative pain management in the context of the opioid epidemic. Plus, we celebrate the centennial of the discovery of insulin with a quick look at the the history of diabetes in pregnancy.
TAP block vs intrathecal morphine
Morphine vs US guided TAP block
Side effects of intrathecal morphine
Newer $285 painkiller no better than older $3 treatment, studies say
TAP Block Versus Surgical Site Infiltration for Pain Management After Open Total Abdominal Hysterectomy