The relationship between the level of mu-opioid receptor (mu ORs) and postoperative analgesic use in patients undergoing septoplasty: a prospective randomized controlled trial

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Gencer M., GÖÇMEN A. Y.

BMC ANESTHESIOLOGY, vol.20, no.1, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s12871-020-01138-z
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: Yes


Background: In this study, the mu-Opioid receptor activity was assessed pre-operatively for its association with postoperative pain level and second analgesic requirement in patients undergoing septoplasty.