Published in Women's Health Weekly, August 31st, 2006
According to researchers at Uludag University in Turkey, "This prospective, randomized, double-blind study was designed to assess whether intraoperative infusion of dexmedetomidine provides effective postoperative analgesia."
"Postoperative pain scores and morphine consumption were compared in a treated group and a placebo group, both of which received patient-controlled morphine after total abdominal hysterectomy," A. Gurbet and colleagues explained. "Fifty women were randomly assigned to two groups. Group D (n=25) received a...
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