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The Use of Continuous Epidural Morphine Infusions in Small Children: A Report of Two Cases
  1. Stephen K. Parkinson, M.D.*,,
  2. Thomas V. Whalen, M.D.*,,
  3. Charles T. Porter JR., M.D.*, and
  4. William L. Little, D.O.*
  1. *Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia
  2. Medical College of Hampton Roads, Norfolk, Virginia.


The use of continuous epidural morphine infusions for postoperative analgesia in small children has not previously been described. The authors present experience with two such cases.

  • Analgesics
  • narcotic
  • morphine
  • anesthesia
  • pediatric
  • anesthetic techniques
  • epidural
  • pain
  • postoperative

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