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Single dose oral nefopam for acute postoperative pain in adults

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2009
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Title
Single dose oral nefopam for acute postoperative pain in adults
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, July 2009
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007442.pub2
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Authors

Manish Kakkar, Sheena Derry, R Andrew Moore, Henry J McQuay

Abstract

Nefopam is a centrally-acting but non-opioid analgesic drug of the benzoxazocine chemical class, developed in the early 1970s. It is widely used, mainly in European countries, for the relief of moderate to severe pain as an alternative to opioid analgesic drugs, and used in rheumatic disease and other musculoskeletal disorders in the UK. This review sought to evaluate the efficacy and safety of oral nefopam in acute postoperative pain, using clinical studies of patients with established pain, and with outcomes measured primarily over 6 hours using standard methods. This type of study has been used for many decades to establish that drugs have analgesic properties.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 52 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 9 17%
Student > Bachelor 5 10%
Researcher 4 8%
Other 4 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 3 6%
Other 9 17%
Unknown 18 35%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 14 27%
Nursing and Health Professions 8 15%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 4 8%
Psychology 2 4%
Computer Science 1 2%
Other 4 8%
Unknown 19 37%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 18 June 2021.
All research outputs
#11,507,931
of 18,897,820 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#9,877
of 11,887 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#148,696
of 285,229 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#135
of 165 outputs
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