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CADTH. Meperidine to relieve shivering or bladder spasm: clinical effectiveness. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response - Summary of Abstracts. 2013
One randomized controlled trial and one non-randomized study regarding the clinical effectiveness of meperidine for the relief of shivering in adults with brain injury undergoing hypothermia protocol were identified. No literature regarding the clinical effectiveness of meperidine for the relief of bladder spasm in adult patients following urinary catheter removal was identified.
Subject indexing assigned by CRD
Humans; Meperidine; Shivering; Spasm; Urinary Bladder
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Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH), 865 Carling Avenue, Suite 600, Ottawa, Ontario Canada, K1S 5S8 Email: email@example.com
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