The use of intrathecal morphine for analgesia after posterolateral lumbar fusion: a prospective, double-blind, randomized study.

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STUDY DESIGN A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study was undertaken to evaluate the efficacy and safety of intrathecal morphine for postoperative analgesia after posterolateral lumbar fusion. OBJECTIVES To compare the early postoperative analgesia in patients who receive a single dose of intrathecal morphine intraoperatively with… (More)

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@article{France1997TheUO, title={The use of intrathecal morphine for analgesia after posterolateral lumbar fusion: a prospective, double-blind, randomized study.}, author={John France and Sarah Jorgenson and Tom Lowe and Anthony P Dwyer}, journal={Spine}, year={1997}, volume={22 19}, pages={2272-7} }