Postoperative intravenous morphine titration.

Abstract

Relief of acute pain during the immediate postoperative period is an important task for anaesthetists. Morphine is widely used to control moderate-to-severe postoperative pain and the use of small i.v. boluses of morphine in the post-anaesthesia care unit allows a rapid titration of the dose needed for adequate pain relief. The essential principle of a… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/bja/aer458

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@article{Aubrun2012PostoperativeIM, title={Postoperative intravenous morphine titration.}, author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Aubrun and Jean Xavier Mazoit and Bruno Riou}, journal={British journal of anaesthesia}, year={2012}, volume={108 2}, pages={193-201} }