The efficacy of caudal morphine or bupivacaine combined with general anesthesia on postoperative pain and neuroendocrine stress response in children

TEYIN E., Derbent A. , Balcioglu T. , COKMEZ B.

PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA, vol.16, no.3, pp.290-296, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2005.01711.x
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.290-296


Background: The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of caudal morphine and bupivacaine usage on surgical stress response in children undergoing abdominal and genitourinary surgery while keeping anesthesia depth constant utilizing the bispectral index analysis (BIS).