ropivacaine

Known as: 1-propyl-2',6'-pipecoloxylidide, (-)-1-Propyl-2',6'-dimethyl-2-piperidylcarboxyanilid, (S)-(-)-1-propyl-2',6'-pipecoloxylidide 
A drug used to control pain and to cause a temporary loss of feeling in one part of the body, during and after surgery. It is also being studied for… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Several mechanisms have been proposed to explain toxicity of local anesthetics to chondrocytes, including the blockade… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND It has been shown that bupivacaine, the most commonly used local anesthetic for postoperative intra-articular use, is… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Blockade of parietal nociceptive afferents by the use of continuous wound infiltration with local anesthetics may be… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Ropivacaine 1% 40 ml was mistakenly injected as part of an axillary plexus block in an 84-year-old woman. After 15 min the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND As continuous wound instillation with local anaesthetic has not been evaluated after hip/knee arthroplasties, our… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The minimum local analgesic concentration (MLAC) has been defined as the median effective local analgesic… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND The rationale of this study was to evaluate intrathecal ropivacaine for ambulatory surgery. METHODS One hundred… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have compared the incidence of CNS symptoms and changes in echocardiography and electrophysiology during i.v. infusions of… (More)
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1991
1991
Ropivacaine, a new long acting amide type local anaesthetic, was compared with bupivacaine in a randomized double-blind study… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The acute central nervous and cardiovascular effects of the local anesthetics ropivacaine and bupivacaine were compared in 12… (More)
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