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Risk Factors for Shoulder Pain and Emesis After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

2014-08-27 03:14:53 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Risk factors for postoperative shoulder pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy were not clear. Moreover, risk factors for postoperative emesis specially for this surgery were not detailed and accurate. The present study is a prospective cohort study to identify risk factors for shoulder pain and emesis within 24 hours in Chinese patients after laparoscopic cholecystectomy under general anesthesia.

Description

The present study is a prospective cohort study to identify risk factors for shoulder pain and emesis within 24 hours in Chinese patients after laparoscopic cholecystectomy under general anesthesia.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Shoulder Pain

Location

Department of Anesthesiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Taipei
Taiwan
112

Status

Recruiting

Source

Taipei Veterans General Hospital,Taiwan

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:53-0400

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