The effect of addition of ketamine to lidocaine on postoperative pain in rhinoplasties


ŞANLI M., Gulhas N., Bilen B. T. , ERDOĞAN KAYHAN G., UÇAR M., Aytekin A. H. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.46, no.3, pp.789-794, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1409-101
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.789-794
  • Keywords: Ketamine, lidocaine, rhinoplasty, postoperative pain, DOUBLE-BLIND, SUBCUTANEOUS INFILTRATION, REGIONAL ANESTHESIA, SURGERY, RELIEF, CHOLECYSTECTOMY, BUPIVACAINE, ANALGESIA, ADJUVANTS

Abstract

Background/aim: The objective of this study was to examine the effect of addition of subanesthetic doses of ketamine to an epinephrine-lidocaine solution on postoperative pain, analgesic use, and patient comfort during rhinoplasties.