Does ketamine have preemptive effects in women undergoing abdominal hysterectomy procedures?

@article{Dahl2000DoesKH,
  title={Does ketamine have preemptive effects in women undergoing abdominal hysterectomy procedures?},
  author={Vegard Dahl and P E Ernoe and Thorbj\orn B. Steen and Johan C Raeder and Paul F. White},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2000},
  volume={90 6},
  pages={1419-22}
}
UNLABELLED Ketamine may produce "preemptive" analgesia when administered before surgically induced trauma. Therefore, we hypothesized that pre- versus postincisional administration of ketamine would improve pain control after abdominal hysterectomy procedures. Eighty-nine patients were randomly assigned to one of three treatment groups according to a placebo-controlled, double-blinded protocol: Group 1 (placebo) received saline 0.04 mL/kg IV immediately before and after surgery; Group 2… CONTINUE READING

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