Low-dose subcutaneous ketamine for postoperative pain management in Rwanda: a dose-finding study

Low-dose subcutaneous ketamine for postoperative pain management in Rwanda: a dose-finding study Can J Anesth/J Can Anesth (2017) 64:928–934 DOI 10.1007/s12630-017-0914-0 REPORTS O F O RIGINAL I NVES TIGATIONS Low-dose subcutaneous ketamine for postoperative pain management in Rwanda: a dose-finding study ´ ´ ` Ketamine sous-cutaneea faible dose pour la prise en charge de la ´ ´ ´ douleur postoperatoire au Rwanda : une etude de determination de dose . . Jon Tuchscherer, MD William P. McKay, MD Theogene Twagirumugabe, MD Received: 22 December 2016 / Revised: 30 March 2017 / Accepted: 2 April 2017 / Published online: 19 June 2017 Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society 2017 Abstract (1.1), respectively]. This rate of improvement suggests Purpose Good pain control is not a normal part of possible pain relief through use of ketamine. The mean surgical care in sub-Saharan Africa due to lack of (SD) ketamine dose that appeared efficacious in pain -1 resources. The primary objective of this study was to reduction was 0.90 (0.23) mgkg . There were no serious determine an efficacious dose of subcutaneous ketamine for side effects. postoperative pain for use in a future randomized Conclusion Adding subcutaneous ketamine to standard controlled trial. analgesic measures resulted in decreases in postoperative Methods Following research ethics board and local pain scores http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal canadien d'anesthésie Springer Journals

Low-dose subcutaneous ketamine for postoperative pain management in Rwanda: a dose-finding study

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Springer US
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Copyright © 2017 by Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Anesthesiology; Pain Medicine; Intensive / Critical Care Medicine; Pneumology/Respiratory System; Cardiology; Pediatrics
ISSN
0832-610X
eISSN
1496-8975
D.O.I.
10.1007/s12630-017-0914-0
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Can J Anesth/J Can Anesth (2017) 64:928–934 DOI 10.1007/s12630-017-0914-0 REPORTS O F O RIGINAL I NVES TIGATIONS Low-dose subcutaneous ketamine for postoperative pain management in Rwanda: a dose-finding study ´ ´ ` Ketamine sous-cutaneea faible dose pour la prise en charge de la ´ ´ ´ douleur postoperatoire au Rwanda : une etude de determination de dose . . Jon Tuchscherer, MD William P. McKay, MD Theogene Twagirumugabe, MD Received: 22 December 2016 / Revised: 30 March 2017 / Accepted: 2 April 2017 / Published online: 19 June 2017 Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society 2017 Abstract (1.1), respectively]. This rate of improvement suggests Purpose Good pain control is not a normal part of possible pain relief through use of ketamine. The mean surgical care in sub-Saharan Africa due to lack of (SD) ketamine dose that appeared efficacious in pain -1 resources. The primary objective of this study was to reduction was 0.90 (0.23) mgkg . There were no serious determine an efficacious dose of subcutaneous ketamine for side effects. postoperative pain for use in a future randomized Conclusion Adding subcutaneous ketamine to standard controlled trial. analgesic measures resulted in decreases in postoperative Methods Following research ethics board and local pain scores

Journal

Canadian Journal of Anesthesia/Journal canadien d'anesthésieSpringer Journals

Published: Jun 19, 2017

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