Affiliation: University of Oslo
- [Glucocorticoids reduce acute postoperative pain]Luis Romundstad
Anestesiavdelingen, Rikshospitalet, 0027 Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2507-8. 2005..The evidence for an analgesic effect is best after oral, orthopaedic, laparoscopic and perianal surgery. Their anti-emetic properties in addition to the analgesic effects make them particularly useful perioperatively...
- Methylprednisolone reduces pain, emesis, and fatigue after breast augmentation surgery: a single-dose, randomized, parallel-group study with methylprednisolone 125 mg, parecoxib 40 mg, and placeboLuis Romundstad
Department Group of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
Anesth Analg 102:418-25. 2006..Methylprednisolone, but not parecoxib, reduced nausea, vomiting, and fatigue...
- Chronic pain and sensory changes after augmentation mammoplasty: long term effects of preincisional administration of methylprednisoloneLuis Romundstad
University of Oslo, Department Group of Clinical Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Pain 124:92-9. 2006..Preoperative methylprednisolone resulted in significantly less hyperesthesia compared with both parecoxib and placebo, but did not significantly reduce the prevalence of persistent spontaneous or evoked pain...
- Adding propacetamol to ketorolac increases the tolerance to painful pressureLuis Romundstad
Department of Anaesthesiology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo N 0027, Norway
Eur J Pain 10:177-83. 2006..propacetamol and ketorolac vs. propacetamol, P<0.001). The combination was significantly better than ketorolac alone (P<0.04). After propacetamol 2 g, PPTT did not change significantly neither compared with placebo or baseline...
- Glucocorticoids for acute and persistent postoperative neuropathic pain: what is the evidence?Luis Romundstad
Anesthesiology 107:371-3. 2007