Risk factors for pain and nausea following retinal and vitreous surgery under conscious sedation.

@article{Mandelcorn1999RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for pain and nausea following retinal and vitreous surgery under conscious sedation.},
  author={Mark S. Mandelcorn and Nathan Asher Taback and Efrem D. Mandelcorn and C R Ananthanarayan},
  journal={Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d'ophtalmologie},
  year={1999},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={281-5}
}
BACKGROUND There have been no studies examining risk factors for pain and nausea during the first day after posterior segment surgery. We performed a study to identify significant risk factors for the development of pain and nausea during the first 24 hours after outpatient vitrectomy or scleral buckle surgery. METHODS A total of 257 consecutive patients who underwent vitrectomy (192 patients), scleral buckling (57 patients) or combined vitrectomy-scleral buckling (8 patients) between July 1… CONTINUE READING

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