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A A Case Rep. 2016 Mar 1;6(5):124-6. doi: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000239.

Unintentional Infusion of Phenylephrine into the Epidural Space.

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From the Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee.

Abstract

We describe a patient who received an unintentionally prolonged epidural infusion of phenylephrine. The patient experienced no major morbidity. However, this case highlights the continuing problem of wrong-route drug administration and the urgent need to adopt route-specific connections.

PMID:
26513673
DOI:
10.1213/XAA.0000000000000239
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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