AAOS 2015: Sublingual sufentanil advantageous over IV morphine for pain after TKA/THA
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OrthoEvidence. AAOS 2015: Sublingual sufentanil advantageous over IV morphine for pain after TKA/THA. ACE Report. 2015;4(4):31. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/7627
Sufentanil Sublingual Tablet System vs. Intravenous Patient-controlled Morphine for Hip/Knee Arthroplasty Pain
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591 patients scheduled to undergo major orthopedic surgery were randomized to receive either sublingual sufentanil or intravenous patient-controlled morphine for postoperative analgesia. This was done to assess the onset of action of a sufentanil sublingual tablet system compared to that of intravenous patient-controlled analgesic morphine. Pain intensity and patient and nurse ease-of-care ratings...
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