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Volume:43 Issue:1 Number:2 ISSN#:2564-2537
RCT
ACE Report #13633
Ace Report Cover Peri-Operative

No Difference Between Intravenous and Oral Pre-operative Acetaminophen in Outpatient Surgery


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OrthoEvidence. No Difference Between Intravenous and Oral Pre-operative Acetaminophen in Outpatient Surgery. ACE Report. 2021;43(1):2. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13633

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Preoperative Intravenous Versus Oral Acetaminophen in Outpatient Surgery: A Double-Blinded, Randomized Control Trial

J Perianesth Nurs. 2021 Apr;36(2): 162-166.

Contributing Authors: D Pelzer E Burgess J Cox R Baker

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Synopsis

One hundred and twenty adults scheduled for an outpatient surgery were randomized to receive 1,000 mg of pre-operative intravenous acetaminophen (n=60) or oral acetaminophen (n=60) for post-operative pain relief. Outcomes of interest included the worst post-operative pain on a Numeric Rating Scale, incidence of opioid use, post-operative opioid consumption (in morphine milligram equivalents), the ...

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