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A randomised controlled trial of bilateral dual transversus abdominis plane blockade for laparoscopic appendicectomy

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title = "A randomised controlled trial of bilateral dual transversus abdominis plane blockade for laparoscopic appendicectomy",
abstract = "We investigated the effects of pre-operative ultrasound-guided bilateral dual transversus abdominis plane blocks on pain when sitting up and pain at rest after laparoscopic appendicectomy. We allocated 28 participants to injection with 60 ml ropivacaine 0.375{\%} and 28 participants to 60 ml isotonic saline. The median (IQR [range]) cumulative pain scores during the first 12 postoperative hours were less after ropivacaine than saline (maximum 120): on sitting, 34 (19-46 [0-59]) vs 50 (30-59 [0-97]), respectively, p = 0.009; and at rest, 25 (10-33 [0-49]) vs 31 (24-43 [0-72]), respectively, p = 0.035. There were no differences in morphine consumption, nausea, vomiting, time in recovery or time to walk.",
author = "K Tanggaard and K Jensen and K Lenz and M Vazin and J Binzer and Lindberg-Larsen, {V O} and M Niegsch and Bendtsen, {T F} and Jorgensen, {L N} and J B{\o}rglum",
note = "{\circledC} 2015 The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.",
year = "2015",
month = "12",
doi = "10.1111/anae.13234",
language = "English",
volume = "70",
pages = "1395--400",
journal = "Anaesthesia",
issn = "0003-2409",
publisher = "Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd",
number = "12",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - A randomised controlled trial of bilateral dual transversus abdominis plane blockade for laparoscopic appendicectomy

AU - Tanggaard, K

AU - Jensen, K

AU - Lenz, K

AU - Vazin, M

AU - Binzer, J

AU - Lindberg-Larsen, V O

AU - Niegsch, M

AU - Bendtsen, T F

AU - Jorgensen, L N

AU - Børglum, J

N1 - © 2015 The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.

PY - 2015/12

Y1 - 2015/12

N2 - We investigated the effects of pre-operative ultrasound-guided bilateral dual transversus abdominis plane blocks on pain when sitting up and pain at rest after laparoscopic appendicectomy. We allocated 28 participants to injection with 60 ml ropivacaine 0.375% and 28 participants to 60 ml isotonic saline. The median (IQR [range]) cumulative pain scores during the first 12 postoperative hours were less after ropivacaine than saline (maximum 120): on sitting, 34 (19-46 [0-59]) vs 50 (30-59 [0-97]), respectively, p = 0.009; and at rest, 25 (10-33 [0-49]) vs 31 (24-43 [0-72]), respectively, p = 0.035. There were no differences in morphine consumption, nausea, vomiting, time in recovery or time to walk.

AB - We investigated the effects of pre-operative ultrasound-guided bilateral dual transversus abdominis plane blocks on pain when sitting up and pain at rest after laparoscopic appendicectomy. We allocated 28 participants to injection with 60 ml ropivacaine 0.375% and 28 participants to 60 ml isotonic saline. The median (IQR [range]) cumulative pain scores during the first 12 postoperative hours were less after ropivacaine than saline (maximum 120): on sitting, 34 (19-46 [0-59]) vs 50 (30-59 [0-97]), respectively, p = 0.009; and at rest, 25 (10-33 [0-49]) vs 31 (24-43 [0-72]), respectively, p = 0.035. There were no differences in morphine consumption, nausea, vomiting, time in recovery or time to walk.

U2 - 10.1111/anae.13234

DO - 10.1111/anae.13234

M3 - Journal article

VL - 70

SP - 1395

EP - 1400

JO - Anaesthesia

JF - Anaesthesia

SN - 0003-2409

IS - 12

ER -

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