International Journal of
Medicine and Medical Sciences

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Med. Med. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9723
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJMMS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 518

Full Length Research Paper

Prevalence and risk factors of acute backache after spinal anesthesia in surgical procedures at Asella Teaching and Referal Hospital, Asella, Ethiopia

Ashebir Nigussie Yirgu
  • Ashebir Nigussie Yirgu
  • Department of Anesthesia, Negelle Arsi General Hospital and Medical College, Negelle Arsi, Ethiopia.
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Ayele Bekele Weyessa
  • Ayele Bekele Weyessa
  • Department of Anesthesia, Assela Health Science College, Arsi University, Asella, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 17 September 2018
  •  Accepted: 06 November 2018
  •  Published: 31 January 2019

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