Accession Number:

AD0806454

Title:

A COMPARISON OF THE ANALGETIC POTENCY OF SOME OPIATES AS MEASURED BY THE FLINCH-JUMP PROCEDURE,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-08-24

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The utility was estimated of the flinch-jump procedure as a screening technique for analgestic drugs. The order of analgetic effectiveness of the opiates indicated by the flinch-jump procedure compared well with the relationships found by other investigators for human pain relief. It is concluded that the procedure is useful as a screening method.

Subject Categories:

  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE