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Acute pain and postoperative analgesia

Mandy Sim

in Paediatric Anaesthesia

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199202799
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725814 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199202799.003.0006

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Acute pain and postoperative analgesia

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Principles of analgesia in children - Pain assessment - Neonates - Infants - Pre-school - School children - Adolescents - Drugs - Paracetamol - Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs - Opioids - Local anaesthetics - Antiemetics - Acute severe pain - Protocols and monitoring - Intravenous morphine infusion - Patient controlled analgesia - Nurse controlled analgesia - Epidural infusion analgesia

Chapter.  4606 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics ; Pain Medicine

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