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Comparison of Acupuncture to Injection for Myofascial Trigger Point Pain
Objectives:  Many treatments have been proposed for myofascial pain syndrome. The objective of this study was to compare the analgesic effect of acupuncture to trigger point injection combined withExpand
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Minimum Effective Concentration of Bupivacaine in Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Nerve Block after Arthroscopic Knee Meniscectomy: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled Trial.
BACKGROUND Adequate analgesia is important for early hospital discharge after meniscectomy. A femoral nerve block may reduce the need for systemic analgesics, with fewer side effects; however, motorExpand
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Effect of Intravenous Lidocaine on Manifestations of Fibromyalgia
Background and Objectives:  The objective of our study was to evaluate the effect of intravenous lidocaine on the manifestations of fibromyalgia.
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Tramadol wound infiltration is not different from intravenous tramadol in children: a randomized controlled trial.
STUDY OBJECTIVE The purpose of this trial was to assess if tramadol wound infiltration is superior to intravenous (IV) tramadol after minor surgical procedures in children because tramadol seems toExpand
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Avaliacao da cetamina oral para dor neuropatica
Background and objectives: Neuropathic pain is caused by lesion or disfunction of peripheric or central nervous system. NMDA receptors antagonists as ketamine are used for pain treatment(1).Expand
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Randomized, Double-Blind Study of the Effect of Intraoperative Intravenous Lidocaine on the Opioid Consumption and Criteria for Hospital Discharge After Bariatric Surgery
Background and Objectives Surgical trauma, pain and opioids can cause nausea, vomiting, ileus and increased length of hospital stay. The primary objective of the study was to evaluate the time toExpand
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Assessment of the Effect of Perioperative Venous Lidocaine on the Intensity of Pain and IL-6 Concentration After Laparoscopic Gastroplasty
Opioids are associated with sedation and respiratory depression. The primary objective of this study was to assess pain intensity after gastric bypass with lidocaine. The secondary objective was toExpand
Evaluation of the Efficacy of Prolonged Pregabalin Administration Before and After Surgery in Patients Undergoing Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair
Context and Objective: Reconstruction of the knee ligament causes postoperative pain and delayed rehabilitation. Objective: The primary objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of aExpand
Background and Aims: Our effort in the field of the analgesic agents recently produced a large number of molecules with pyridazine scaffold showing an interesting level of antinociceptive potencyExpand
Chemical ablation of genicular nerve with phenol for pain relief in patients with knee osteoarthritis-a prospective study.
BACKGROUND Radiofrequency ablation of the genicular nerve has been performed for knee osteoarthritis (KOA) when conservative treatment is not effective. Chemical ablation may be an alternative butExpand