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Single dose oral diflunisal for acute postoperative pain in adults.

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BACKGROUND: Diflunisal is a long-acting non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) most commonly used to treat acute postoperative pain or chronic joint pain from osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyses the effectiveness and harm of different doses of diflunisal in the context of moderate to severe postoperative pain. OBJECTIVES: To assess efficacy, duration of action, and associated adverse events of single dose oral diflunisal in acute postoperative pain in adults. S...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online)
Volume:
4
Publication date:
2010-01-01
EISSN:
1469-493X
Source identifiers:
243696
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:243696
UUID:
uuid:9bca0d21-335a-404d-b2c7-07fd06dc4492
Local pid:
pubs:243696
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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