Comparison of analgesic effect after tonsillectomy by using integrated Chinese and Western medicine with traditional method
Gao Shuzhen Liu Yi Chi Yulian (The Affiliated Hospital of Medical College of Qingdao University, Shandong, Qingdao 266003)
ObjectiveTo compare the analgesic effect after tonsillectomy by using integrated Chinese and Western medicine with that of traditional method. Method 116 patients performed tonsillectomy were randomly divided into 2 groups, each group has 58 cases. Treated group was given drug ice to relieve pain. (Drug ice consists of the root of large-flowered skullcap, honeysuckle, puffball, mint and lidocaine. All of the above herbs and lidocaine were mix-tured and decocted, then frozen fast). Control group was treated with traditional method. Result Treatedgroup has better analgesic effect than control group. There is significant difference between 2 groups (P0. 01). Conclusion Ice drug can relieve pain after tonsillectomy more effectively than that of traditional method. The integrated Chinese and Western medicine should be popularized in clinical application.