Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Dexamethasone Increases the Frequency of Post-Dural Puncture Headache (PDPH): An Evidence Based Reality

Fardin Yousefshahi 1 , *
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1 Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: February 2017, 7 (1); e42426
  • Published Online: November 29, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: September 21, 2016
  • Revised: October 31, 2016
  • Accepted: November 21, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.42426

To Cite: Yousefshahi F. Dexamethasone Increases the Frequency of Post-Dural Puncture Headache (PDPH): An Evidence Based Reality, Anesth Pain Med. 2017 ; 7(1):e42426. doi: 10.5812/aapm.42426.

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