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The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of transdermal fentanyl to placebo both administered together with peroral nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) and paracetamol in treatment of postoperative pain after hallux valgus or hallux rigidus surgery.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 75 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
unilateral hallux valgus or hallux rigidus surgery
18-75 yrs old
previous history of intolerance to the study drug
history of alcoholism
psychological or other emotional problems that are likely to invalidate informed consent
Keywords provided by Riika Merivirta, Turku University Hospital:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents