Administration of continuous ketamine not effective in trauma patients en route to ED
Continuous Infusion of Ketamine for Out-of-hospital Isolated Orthopedic Injuries Secondary to Trauma: A Randomized Controlled TrialPrehosp Emerg Care. 2015 January-March;19(1):10-16
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66 patients with isolated traumatic orthopaedic injuries requiring transport to hospital were treated out-of-hospital with an initial intravenous morphine and ketamine bolus, and then randomized to receive either a continuous ketamine or saline infusion. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of continuous ketamine on additional analgesia needs and pain score during transport to the ...
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