The effects of levobupivacaine versus levobupivacaine plus magnesium infiltration on postoperative analgesia and laryngospasm in pediatric tonsillectomy patients


Karaaslan K. , Yitmaz F., Gulcu N., Sarpkaya A., COLAK C., Kocoglu H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.72, no.5, pp.675-681, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 72 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2008.01.029
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.675-681

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the addition of magnesium to levobupivacaine wilt decrease the postoperative analgesic requirement or not, and to investigate the possible preventive effects on laryngospasm.