Wojciech Gaszyński, Dariusz Piotrowski, Krzysztof Ulbrich, Zbigniew Kaszyński, Piotr Skiba
Med Sci Monit 1998; 4(3): RA568-572
Available online: 1998-05-01
Possibilities and conditions of analgesia in trauma patients on accident site and during transporting have been presented in the study. Administering procedure, side effect of numerous non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs, opioids volatile and intravenous anaesthetics have been discussed. Attention has been paid to the patient's general condition, basic parameters of circulatory and respiratory systems before drug administration. It has been concluded that application of analgetics on accident site is essential but in low, fractioned doses preserving safety conditions.
Keywords: Emergency Medicine, Analgesia, opioids, non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs, Entonox, Ketamine