The researchers conducted a chart review of prospectively collected data to demonstrate the safety and efficacy of an innovative technique of pleural and mediastinal drain injections.
Fresenius Kabi announced the voluntary recall of a single lot of Ketorolac Tromethamine Injection, USP, 30mg/mL, 1 mL fill in a 2 mL amber vial.
The study examined the effect of therapeutic suggestions played to patients through earphones during surgery on postoperative pain and opioid use.
For patients undergoing surgery, therapeutic suggestions played through earphones during general anesthesia can reduce postoperative pain and opioid use.
Ketamine appears to be an effective analgesic to be administered in the prehospital setting for acute pain.
Factors associated with delayed opioid cessation and prolonged postoperative pain resolution following surgery were identified in this study.
Investigators compared the clinical benefit of the robotic platform for ventral hernia repair with that of the traditional laparoscopic approach.
Study authors evaluated whether use of aspirin in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 was associated with reduced risk of mechanical ventilation, reduced risk for intensive care unit admission, and in-hospital mortality.
For lower-limb revascularization surgery, use of neuraxial anesthesia is associated with reduced 30-day mortality and hospital length of stay.
Intravenous meloxicam given before and after colorectal surgery impacts patients’ pain intensity, recovery time, and length of stay.