Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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The Effect of Adding Sufentanil to 0.5% Hyperbaric Bupivacaine on Duration of Brachial Plexus Blockade in Chronic Opium Abusers: a Randomized Clinical Trial

Omid Azimaraghi 1 , Seyed Mojtaba Marashi 1 , Noushin Khazaei 2 , Sarah Pourhassan 3 and Ali Movafegh 1 , *
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1 Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Critical Care, Dr. Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Anesthesiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Medicine, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: June 01, 2015, 5 (3); e21960
  • Published Online: June 22, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 12, 2014
  • Revised: October 4, 2014
  • Accepted: November 11, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.21960v2

To Cite: Azimaraghi O, Marashi S M, Khazaei N, Pourhassan S, Movafegh A. The Effect of Adding Sufentanil to 0.5% Hyperbaric Bupivacaine on Duration of Brachial Plexus Blockade in Chronic Opium Abusers: a Randomized Clinical Trial, Anesth Pain Med. 2015 ; 5(3):e21960. doi: 10.5812/aapm.21960v2.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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