Postoperative narcotic requirement after microscopic lumbar discectomy is not affected by intraoperative ketorolac or bupivacaine Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic

abstract

  • Neither ketorolac nor bupivacaine decreased the postoperative narcotic requirement in patients undergoing microsurgical lumbar discectomy. Postoperative narcotic requirements are increased in patients who are in severe pain before surgery, regardless of preoperative narcotic use.

publication date

  • March 15, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00007632-200103150-00021

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 658

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 26

number

  • 6