Comparison of bupivacaine alone and in a combination with lidocaine for caudal block in patients undergoing circumcision: A historical cohort study


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Atasever A. G. , ERMİŞ O. , Demir B. S. , KAŞALİ K., Karadeniz M. S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.46, no.3, pp.243-248, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tud.2019.19191
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.243-248

Abstract

Objective: Optimal analgesia following ambulatory surgery is an important matter in patient satisfaction, and it reduces unnecessary hospital admissions. This study investigated whether a caudal block with bupivacaine alone or in a combination with lidocaine can alter postoperative pain scores, complications, and peroperative and postoperative analgesic consumption.