Use of gabapentin for perioperative pain control -- a meta-analysis.

@article{Peng2007UseOG,
  title={Use of gabapentin for perioperative pain control -- a meta-analysis.},
  author={Philip Wenn Hsin Peng and Duminda N Wijeysundera and C Cf Li},
  journal={Pain research & management},
  year={2007},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={85-92}
}
BACKGROUND Gabapentin, an anticonvulsant, has recently been suggested as an effective postoperative 'analgesic' agent. The objective of the present study was to examine the analgesic effectiveness, opioid-sparing effects and side effects associated with the use of gabapentin in a perioperative setting. METHODS Following the Quality of Reporting of Meta-analyses recommendations, nine electronic databases until February 2006 were searched, without language restriction, for randomized controlled… CONTINUE READING

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