Impact of Intravenous Acetaminophen on Perioperative Opioid Utilization and Outcomes in Open Colectomies : A Claims Database Analysis

BACKGROUND: The value of intravenous acetaminophen in postoperative pain management remains debated. The authors tested the hypothesis that intravenous acetaminophen use, in isolation and in comparison to oral, would be associated with decreased opioid utilization (clinically significant reduction d...

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Published in:Anesthesiology, Vol. 129, No. 1 (2018), p. 77-88
Main Author: Wasserman, Isaac (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Poeran, Jashvant ; Zubizarreta, Nicole ; Babby, Jason ; Serban, Stelian ; Goldberg, Andrew T ; Greenstein, Alexander J ; Memtsoudis, Stavros G ; Mazumdar, Madhu ; Leibowitz, Andrew B
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1528-1175
Item Description:Date Completed 09.01.2019
Date Revised 09.01.2019
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1097/ALN.0000000000002227
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