The Latest Clinical Articles in Surgery - Pain Management

1A randomized prospective study of analgesic quality after thoracotomy: Paravertebral block with bolus versus continuous infusion with an elastomeric pump European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
2Epidural analgesia for cytoreductive surgery with peritonectomy and heated intraperitoneal chemotherapyInternational Journal of Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
3Early post-operative removal of urethral catheter in patients undergoing colorectal surgery with epidural analgesia - A prospective pilot clinical studyInternational Journal of Surgery, March 25, 2015  Clinical Article
4Perioperative lidocaine infusion reduces the incidence of post-mastectomy chronic pain: a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized trialPain Physician, March 23, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
5Randomized clinical trial on epidural versus patient-controlled analgesia for laparoscopic colorectal surgery within an enhanced recovery pathwayAnnals of Surgery, March 19, 2015  Clinical Article
6Usefulness of cordotomy in patients with cancer who experience bilateral pain: implications of increased pain and new painNeurosurgery, March 12, 2015  Clinical Article
7Bariatric surgery patients response to a chronic pain rehabilitation programObesity Surgery, March 11, 2015  Review Article
8Ultrasound-guided rectus sheath block for single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomyAsian Journal of Endoscopic Surgery, March 06, 2015  Clinical Article
9Variations in potassium channel genes are associated with distinct trajectories of persistent breast pain after breast cancer surgeryPain, February 27, 2015  Clinical Article
10Impact of liposome bupivacaine on the adequacy of pain management and patient experiences following aesthetic surgery: Results from an observational studyCanadian Journal of Plastic Surgery, February 26, 2015  Clinical Article
1American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
2Ablation during mitral valve surgery reduces atrial-fibrillationAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
3Routine clot removal after heart attack not beneficial, may increase riskAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
4Remote ischemic preconditioning fails to improve heart bypass outcomesAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
5Complete angioplasty safe for certain heart attack survivorsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
6Patients 80 years and older would benefit from aggressive treatmentAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
7Arm is safer access point than groin for catheter-based heart proceduresAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
8Trial of bivalirudin during angioplasty reports mixed resultsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
9Bendavia does not reduce scarring from angioplasty after heart attackAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
10Old blood as good as fresh in patients with life threatening illnessesOttawa Hospital Research Institute News, March 18, 2015

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