Epidural administration of low-dose morphine combined with clonidine for postoperative analgesia after lumbar disc surgery.

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This study evaluates the efficacy and side effects of a low dose of epidural morphine combined with clonidine for postoperative pain relief after lumbar disc surgery. In 36 of 51 patients who accepted the procedure, an epidural catheter was inserted (L1-L2 level). General anesthesia was induced with propofol and sufentanil, and maintained with sevoflurane… (More)

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@article{Bonhomme2002EpiduralAO, title={Epidural administration of low-dose morphine combined with clonidine for postoperative analgesia after lumbar disc surgery.}, author={Vincent Bonhomme and Anne Doll and Pierre Yves Dewandre and Jean François E Brichant and Keyvan Ghassempour and Pol C Hans}, journal={Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology}, year={2002}, volume={14 1}, pages={1-6} }