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The Analgesic Effect of Morphine and Dexmedetomidine Intravenous Patient-Controlled Analgesia method to Control Pain After Open Cardiac Surgery: A Randomized Control Trial

Iman Ghandi 1 , Seyed Mostafa Alavi 2 , * , Turaj Babaee 2 , Behshid Ghadrdoost 2 , Hooman Bakhshandeh 2 , Mohsen Ziyaeifard 2 , Rasool Ferasatkish 2 , Zahra Faritous 2 , Alireza Jahangiri Fard 3 and Maziar Mahjoubifard 4
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1 Fellowship in Cardiac Anesthesiology, Razavi Cardiovascular Hospital, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Tracheal Diseases Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Children and Adolescent Health Research Center Ali-ebn-e-abitaleb Hospital Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Critical Care Medicine: August 2015, 1 (3); e6453
  • Published Online: August 31, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 1, 2015
  • Accepted: August 15, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/accm-6453

To Cite: Ghandi I, Alavi S M, Babaee T, Ghadrdoost B, Bakhshandeh H, et al. The Analgesic Effect of Morphine and Dexmedetomidine Intravenous Patient-Controlled Analgesia method to Control Pain After Open Cardiac Surgery: A Randomized Control Trial, Arch Crit Care Med. 2015 ; 1(3):e6453. doi: 10.17795/accm-6453.

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