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Ketamine Clinical Trials

The Effects of Ketamine on Postoperative Pain After Intraoperative Remifentanil Infusions in Bariatric Surgery

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Id: NCT03389022

Organisation Name: Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Overal Status: Enrolling by invitation

Start Date: July 22, 2015

Last Update: November 22, 2021

Lead Sponsor: Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Brief Summary: The aim of this study was to evaluate an effect of pre - incisional single injection of low-dose ketamine on postoperative pain after remifentanil infusion in patients undergoing laparoscopic gastric bypass and gastric plication surgery. Ketamine is an old general anaesthetic. Low doses of it might be used as a adjunct in postoperative analgesia.The investigators expect that the low-dose ketamine reduces postoperative pain after bariatric surgeries.

  • Pain, Postoperative
  • Bariatric Surgery Candidate

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