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  • Caudal block for analgesia after paediatric inguinal surgery 

    Payne K.; Heydenrych J.J.; Martins M.; Samuels G. (1987)
    Two hundred and eleven children aged 1 - 5 years were studied after undergoing herniorrhaphy or orchiopexy. In 111 cases a caudal block was used for postoperative analgesia. This was administered immediately after induction ...

  • Intramuscular buprenorphine compared with morphine for postoperative analgesia 

    Payne K.A.; Murray W.B.; Barrett H. (1987)
    The postoperative analgesic efficacy of buprenorphine (Temgesic; R & C Pharmaceuticals) 0,004 mg/kg and morphine 0,15 mg/kg were compared in 60 patients, both agents given by intramuscular injection. According to patients, ...

  • Prevention of post-tonsillectomy pain with analgesic doses of ketamine 

    Murray W.B.; Yankelowitz S.M.; Le Roux M.; Bester H.F. (1987)
    The prevention of postoperative pain in children who had undergone tonsillectomy was investigated in a double-blind trial. Ketamine (Ketalar; Parke-Davis) 0.5 mg/kg was given intravenously before the operation to 20 children ...