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Alizapride in the prevention of post-thyroidectomy emetic sequelae
Two-hundred patients scheduled for elective thyroidectomy under halothane-nitrous-oxide-oxygen anaesthesia were randomly divided into two equal groups and were blindly given either alizapride 100 mgExpand
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Antiemetic effect of subhypnotic doses of propofol after thyroidectomy.
Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) are unpleasant, often underestimated side effects of anaesthesia and surgery, not devoid of medical complications. Prevention with antiemetics is onlyExpand
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Intravenous tramadol compared to propacetamol for postoperative analgesia following thyroidectomy.
We compared the efficacy and side effects of propacetamol (P), an injectable prodrug of acetaminophen, 2 g and tramadol (T), a weak synthetic opioid, 1.5 mg.kg-1, given intravenously followingExpand
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Antiemetic effect of subhypnotic doses of propofol after thyroidectomy.
Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) are unpleasant, often underestimated side effects of anaesthesia and surgery, not devoid of medical complications. Prevention with antiemetics is onlyExpand
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Pediatric nuclear medicine: a practical approach.
This paper is devoted to the practical aspects of pediatric nuclear medicine, particularly the controversy about drug sedation. The authors conclude that drug sedation should be exceptionally used.Expand
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Continuous infusion of midazolam or bolus of diazepam for postoperative sedation in cardiac surgical patients.
Sedation and recovery were studied in 14 patients requiring overnight ventilation in the ICU after aortocoronary bypass surgery performed under high-dose fentanyl anesthesia (120 micrograms/kg).Expand
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Intramuscular buprenorphine for pain relief after abdominal surgery: a comparison between on-demand and prophylactic administration.
The efficacy of intramuscular (i.m.) buprenorphine, given either at the end of anaesthesia or to treat established pain was investigated on 60 patients scheduled for major abdominal surgery receivingExpand
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Efficacy and safety of rectal thiopental.
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