The prophylactic effects of gabapentin on postoperative sore throat after thyroid surgery

BACKGROUND Postoperative sore throat (POST) is considered a usual complication after tracheal intubation, especially, thyroid surgery. Gabapentin is a widely studied multimodal perioperative drug, which can be used to treat acute postoperative pain. The primary endpoints of this study was a reduction of the incidence of POST at rest and during the… CONTINUE READING