The Impact of Local Anesthetic Volume and Concentration on Pain During Prostate Biopsy: A Prospective Randomized Trial


Tufek I., Akpinar H., Atug F., Obek C., Esen H. E., Keskin M. S., ...More

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.26, no.2, pp.174-177, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2011.0344
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.174-177
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the effect of equivalent doses of local anesthetic administered at different concentrations and volumes on pain scores in patients undergoing prostate biopsy.