Epidural Analgesia

  • Category:

    Pain Treatment - Pharmacologic.

  • Age Range:

    Age 0-12m (Infant), Age 01y-11y (Child), Age 12y-18y (Adolescent), Age 18y+ (Young Adult).

  • Tags:

    Assessment, Epidural, Monitoring, Side effect.

  • Type of Document:

    Nursing Guideline, Treatment Guideline.

  • Type of Pain:

    Acute, Cancer pain, Critical care, Disease related pain, Palliative, Post-operative.

  • Author:

    Boston Children’s Hospital

To decrease pain while ensuring patent safety during the infusion of epidural analgesia.