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Journal of Anesthesiology
Volume 2015, Article ID 158317, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/158317
Clinical Study

Postoperative Etoricoxib versus Ketoprofen Administration for Pain Management after Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized, Double-Blind Controlled Study

1Department of Anesthesiology, Foisor Orthopedics Clinical Hospital, Bulevardul Ferdinand No. 35-37, 021382 Bucharest, Romania
2Foisor Orthopedics Clinical Hospital, Bucharest, Romania
3“Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Strada Dionisie Lupu No. 37, 020022 Bucharest, Romania

Received 30 August 2015; Revised 4 December 2015; Accepted 14 December 2015

Academic Editor: Thomas Engelhardt

Copyright © 2015 Simona Cionac Florescu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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