REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA, vol.65, no.1, pp.47-50, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA
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Background and objectives: It has been demonstrated that smoking increases pain perception; however the effect of smoking on perception of pain during venous cannulation is not known. The purpose of this study is to determine whether or not smoking has an effect on pain perception due to peripheral venous cannulation.