Continuous epidural versus wound infusion plus single morphine bolus as postoperative analgesia in open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: a randomized non-inferiority trial.

@article{Ball2016ContinuousEV,
  title={Continuous epidural versus wound infusion plus single morphine bolus as postoperative analgesia in open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: a randomized non-inferiority trial.},
  author={Lorenzo Ball and Giulia Pellerano and Laura Corsi and Nadia Giudici and Anna Maria Pellegrino and Daniela Cannata and Gregorio Santori and Domenico Palombo and Paolo Pelosi and Angelo Gratarola},
  journal={Minerva anestesiologica},
  year={2016},
  volume={82 12},
  pages={
          1296-1305
        }
}
BACKGROUND We compared a bundle of interventions including wound infiltration and continuous infusion with local anesthetics plus a single morphine bolus (CWI-M) with continuous epidural infusion (CEI) as postoperative analgesia. METHODS Fifty-one adults undergoing open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair were randomized in this non-inferiority open-label… CONTINUE READING