The addition of dexmedetomidine to analgesia for patients after abdominal operations: a prospective randomized clinical trial. World J Surg 2017; 41: 39–46.

Published: 17th May 2017

Authors: Cheng M, Shi J, Gao T, Shen J, Zhao C, Xi F et al.


In this study that included 145 patients undergoing abdominal surgery, the addition of dexmedetomidine improved postoperative pain up to day three.

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