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Patient controlled intravenous opioid analgesia versus continuous epidural analgesia for pain after intra-abdominal surgery

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2013
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Title
Patient controlled intravenous opioid analgesia versus continuous epidural analgesia for pain after intra-abdominal surgery
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Cochrane database of systematic reviews, March 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004088.pub3
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Thewarug Werawatganon, Somrat Charuluxananan

Abstract

There are two common techniques for postoperative pain control after intra-abdominal surgery: patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) with intravenous opioids and continuous epidural analgesia (CEA). It is uncertain which method has better pain control and fewer adverse effects.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 1 1%
Italy 1 1%
France 1 1%
Canada 1 1%
Unknown 64 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 12 18%
Researcher 7 10%
Student > Postgraduate 7 10%
Student > Bachelor 6 9%
Other 6 9%
Other 23 34%
Unknown 7 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 47 69%
Nursing and Health Professions 4 6%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 3 4%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 4%
Environmental Science 1 1%
Other 3 4%
Unknown 7 10%