Comparison of intrapleural versus intravenous morphine for postthoracotomy pain management.

@article{Ayka1995ComparisonOI,
  title={Comparison of intrapleural versus intravenous morphine for postthoracotomy pain management.},
  author={Bora Aykaç and Hulya Erolcay and Yalim Dikmen and Hadar Oz and Okan Yillar},
  journal={Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia},
  year={1995},
  volume={9 5},
  pages={538-40}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the analgesic effects of intrapleural and intravenous morphine administration for postthoracotomy pain management. DESIGN Randomized, prospective trial. SETTING University teaching hospital. PARTICIPANTS Twenty-eight consenting patients scheduled for elective thoracotomy operations. INTERVENTIONS Patients were randomly allocated… CONTINUE READING