We are seeing patients in-person and through Video Visits. Learn more about how we’re keeping you safe and please review our updated visitor policy. Please also consider supporting Weill Cornell Medicine’s efforts to support our front-line workers.
Department of Anesthesiology

You are here

Two Dose Neuraxial Morphine for Prevention of Postdural Puncture Headache

Accidental dural puncture (ADP) resulting in accidental postdural puncture headache (PDPH) is the most significant source of morbidity for obstetric patients who choose to undergo neuraxial analgesia, which is the most effective modality for pain relief during labor. This study aims to compare the efficacy of two doses of neuraxial (either epidural or intrathecal) preservative-free morphine (PFM) to prevent headache after ADP in patients.

Primary Investigator: 
Jaime Aaronson, M.D.
Status: 
Open to Enrollment
Category: 
Clinical Outcomes

Contact Us

Dept. of Anesthesiology
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine
525 East 68th Street, Box 124
New York, NY 10065
Fax: (212) 746-8563

Office of the Chair
Phone: (212) 746-2962
E-mail:  Marissa Matarazzo, mam7036@med.cornell.edu

Residency and Fellowship Education
Direct all inquiries to:
Phone: (212) 746-2941
E-mail: anes-programs@med.cornell.edu
For trainee verification inquiries: anes-verification@med.cornell.edu

Patient Billing Inquiries
Phone: (855) 880-0343