Effects of adding magnesium to bupivacaine and fentanyl for spinal anesthesia in knee arthroscopy

Dayioglu H., BAYKARA Z. N. , Salbes A., Solak M., Toker K.

JOURNAL OF ANESTHESIA, vol.23, no.1, pp.19-25, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00540-008-0677-4
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ANESTHESIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.19-25


Purpose. The aim of the study was to investigate the effects of adding intrathecal magnesium sulfate 50 mg to low-dose bupivacaine-fentanyl on the spread, duration, regression of spinal block, and postoperative analgesia in patients undergoing knee arthroscopy.