Local anaesthetic wound infiltration following paediatric appendicectomy: a randomised controlled trial: Time to stop using local anaesthetic wound infiltration following paediatric appendicectomy?

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OBJECTIVE This study sought to determine the efficacy of post-operative wound infiltration with local anaesthetic following paediatric appendicectomy. METHOD In a randomised, controlled, prospective, clinical trial children aged between five and sixteen years were assigned to one of three treatment arms; infiltration of the surgical wound with bupivicaine… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2010.09.012

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@article{Edwards2011LocalAW, title={Local anaesthetic wound infiltration following paediatric appendicectomy: a randomised controlled trial: Time to stop using local anaesthetic wound infiltration following paediatric appendicectomy?}, author={T. J. Edwards and Shannon Carty and A. S. Carr and Annie Lambert}, journal={International journal of surgery}, year={2011}, volume={9 4}, pages={314-7} }