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Gabapentin and post-thoracotomy shoulder pain

  • Étienne de Medicis
  • Peter MacDougall
  • Peter Slinger
Correspondence

Keywords

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Gabapentin Pregabalin Brachial Plexus Block Nerve Blood Flow 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Étienne de Medicis
    • 1
  • Peter MacDougall
    • 2
  • Peter Slinger
    • 3
  1. 1.Centre Universitaire de SherbrookeSherbrookeCanada
  2. 2.Dalhousie UniversityHalifax
  3. 3.the University of TorontoTorontoCanada

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