Evaluation of intra-operative tramadol for prevention of catheter-related bladder discomfort: a prospective, randomized, double-blind study.

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BACKGROUND Catheter-related bladder discomfort (CRBD) is defined as an urge to void or discomfort in the supra-pubic region; reported postoperatively in patients who have had urinary catheterization intra-operatively. We have evaluated tramadol, a centrally acting opioid analgesic with muscarinic receptor antagonist properties for prevention of CRBD… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/bja/aen217

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@article{Agarwal2008EvaluationOI, title={Evaluation of intra-operative tramadol for prevention of catheter-related bladder discomfort: a prospective, randomized, double-blind study.}, author={Anil kumar Agarwal and Geeta Yadav and D. Gupta and P. K. Singh and U. Singh}, journal={British journal of anaesthesia}, year={2008}, volume={101 4}, pages={506-10} }