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PCEAPatient-Controlled Epidural Analgesia
PCEAPresbyterian Church of East Africa
PCEAProfessional Cost Estimator/Analyst
PCEAProfessional Construction Estimators Association
PCEAPresbyterian Church of Eastern Australia
PCEAPatient-Controlled Epidural Anesthesia
PCEAPennsylvania College English Association
PCEAPennsylvania Cooperative Education Association
PCEAPlymouth-Canton Education Association (Michigan)
PCEAPolice and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (also seen as PACE; UK)
PCEAPutnam County Education Association (Tennessee)
PCEAPacific Coast Electric Association
PCEAPleasanton City Employees Association (California)
PCEAPeoria County Employee Association (Illinois)
PCEAPhysics and Chemistry of the Earth
PCEAProf Chalkboard Erasing Algorithm
PCEAPacific Claim Executives Association (insurance claim executives)
PCEAPointing Control Electronics Assembly
PCEAPinellas County Education Association (Florida)
PCEAPriyadarshini College of Engineering and Architecture
PCEAPACAREA Command Enlisted Advisor
PCEAPromotion Center for Emergency Assistance (China)
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Continuous epidural infusions (CEI) of local anesthetics with patient-controlled epidural analgesia (PCEA) is the most popular method of maintaining epidural labor analgesia in the United States (1).
[11] which was the only study to utilise PCEA and the study by Helmy et al.
Patients were instructed in the use of the Bard PCA| pump and then randomly assigned to one of two groups (A= PCEA and B= CIEA).
Under PCEA, the pain intensity of the patient was 2-3/10 and 4-5/10 while at rest and coughing, respectively.{Figure 1}
For Hep Par 1 and pCEA, heat-induced, epitope-retrieval pretreatment was performed in a Dako (Carpinteria, California) Pascal pressure cooker for 30 to 45 minutes at 125[degrees]C until reaching pressure of 22 to 25 psi in 0.01M citrate buffer (pH 6.0).
In addition to receiving intravenous fluids and having an indwelling urinary catheter, the patient has a lumbar epidural catheter with a basal infusion and PCEA to help with pain management.
Results: There was no intergroup difference in demographic data hemodynamical data PCEA demand ratios total analgesic consumption first mobilization time hospitalization time and VAS values at 0272 hour.
BUILDING EVENT: Participants of the program organized by the Association of Structural Engineers of the Philippines in Saudi Arabia (ASEP-SA) in cooperation with the SCE and Philippine Council of Engineers and Architects (PCEA).
While in the process of complete conversion to the EHR, two hospitals retained bedside flowsheets to document intravenous patient-controlled analgesia and patient-controlled epidural opioids (IVPCA and PCEA).
Prior to surgery, the epidural technique as well as the visual analogue scale (VAS; 0: no pain; 10: worst pain) and the patient-controlled epidural analgesia device (PCEA) were explained to the patients.