Spinal versus general anesthesia for transabdominal preperitoneal (TAPP) repair of inguinal hernia: Interim analysis of a controlled randomized trial. Surgery 2017; 214: 239–245.

Published: 25th January 2018

Authors: Sarakatsianou C, Georgopolou S, Baloyiannis I, Chatzimichail M, Vretzakis G, Zacharoulis D et al.


Postoperative morphine consumption was significantly lower for the first eight hours (P<0.05) in patients who had spinal anaesthesia in this study that included 70 procedures.

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