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Cesarean delivery and Postpartum Acute Kidney Injury

Citation: Potnuru PP, Ganduglia C, Schaefer CM, Suresh M, Eltzschig HK, Jiang Y. Impact of cesarean versus vaginal delivery on the risk of postpartum acute kidney injury: A retrospective database controlled study in 116,876 parturients. J Clin Anesth. 2022;82:110915. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2022.110915 Study objective: The rate of cesarean delivery is increasing globally but the risk of …

Effects of State Law Limiting Postoperative Opioid Prescription in Patients After Cesarean Delivery

Effects of State Law Limiting Postoperative Opioid Prescription in Patients After Cesarean Delivery

Study Findings: Implementation of Florida Law HB 21 was associated with a lower total prescribed opioid dose and a shorter duration of therapy at the time of hospital discharge following cesarean delivery. These reductions were not associated with the need for additional opioid prescriptions or emergency department visits. A Word on Segmented Regression Analysis We …