Writer’s block. It sucks in every form. When you’re this far out from surgery, and nothing bad happens, you have nothing to write (complain) about. After 2 weeks, I finally came up with something somewhat interesting. 492 more words
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Today marks an important anniversary in my life… an anniversary of survival.
A year ago today, I had a second surgery to deal with all of my abdominal surgery complications… 279 more words
Epidural analgesia (EA) grew in popularity through the nineties with several studies and systematic reviews reporting superior analgesic efficacy compared to high dose opiate. A systematic review followed suggesting EA reduced morbidity following major abdominal surgery  and a Cochrane Review  demonstrated a reduction in GI paralysis. 958 more words