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Barriers to Optimal Pain Management in the General Surgery Population

Anand C. Thakur.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 5195 words.

Barriers to the implementation of adequate pain control are multifactorial and encompass all caregivers. A complete list of barriers to adequate pain control would involve biopsychosocial...

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Clinical Consequences of Inadequate Pain Management and Barriers to Optimal Pain Management

Evan Goodman, Magdalena Anitescu and Tariq M. Malik.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 3788 words.

This chapter assesses the experience of pain from the perspective of the patient and the physician. Pain is defined, and the controversy of its undertreatment and the resulting physiologic,...

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Current Surgical Guidelines

Abdullah Jibawi and David Cade.

October 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Surgery; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Surgical Skills; Peri-operative Care; Communication Skills; Nursing Skills; Haematology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Critical Care; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Anaesthetics; Pain Medicine; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Bariatric Surgery; General Surgery; Colorectal Surgery; Hepatobiliary Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Breast Surgery. 464 pages.

Current Surgical Guidelines covers the main conditions requiring surgical care, such as breast cancer, critically ill surgical patients, and diverticular disease, and focuses on the...

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Long-Acting Perioperative Opioids

Kenneth D. Candido and Teresa M. Kusper.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 5562 words.

Opioid medications are extensively utilized in the management of acute and chronic pain in the outpatient and inpatient clinical settings, as well as being used worldwide during both...

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Management of Neuropathic Postoperative Pain

Ean Saberski and Lloyd Saberski.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 3818 words.

Pain following surgery is routine and unavoidable but expected to resolve with time. In some cases, postoperative pain persists as the result of a neuropathic process such as a neuroma or...

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Migraine Headaches: Surgery and Pain Management

William G. Austen Jr and John Hulsen.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 8041 words.

Despite an incomplete understanding of the pathophysiology of migraine headache pain, there have been recent discoveries in neurobiology and craniofacial anatomy that suggest a peripheral...

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Neuraxial Analgesia and Anesthesia in Chronic Opioid Users and Patients with Pre-existing Pain

Grace Chen and Ashley Valentine.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 3799 words.

Neuraxial anesthesia and analgesia are effective modalities for surgery and perioperative pain management, respectively. These techniques may have nonanalgesic benefits as well, including...

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New Vistas in Perioperative Pain Management

Timothy Furnish and Engy Said.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 5295 words.

The chapter “New Vistas in Perioperative Pain Management” provides an overview of analgesics for acute pain that have been recently introduced and that are in development as well as a...

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NMDA Receptor Antagonists, Gabapentinoids, Alpha-2 Agonists, and Dexamethasone

Alexander J. Feng, George C. Chang Chien and Alan D. Kaye.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 7416 words.

Surgical pain is a major obstacle in the recovery of patients. Effective pain management is of upmost importance to optimize a patient’s recovery, decrease medical complications, and...

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Nonpharmacologic Management of Postsurgical Pain

Jessica Carter and Srinivas Pyati.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 4869 words.

As a component of a multimodal analgesic approach, psychological and behavioral interventions are gaining popularity and importance with a goal to reduce the doses of the analgesics...

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Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia

Edited by Keith Allman and Iain Wilson.

July 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Nephrology; Gastroenterology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Rheumatology; Haematology; Psychiatry; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Neurosurgery; Vascular Surgery; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Hepatobiliary Surgery; Transplant Surgery; Urology; Gynaecology; Otolaryngology (ENT); Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Ophthalmology; Radiology; Obstetrics; Paediatrics; Neonatology; Pain Medicine; Pharmacology. 1344 pages.

The bestselling Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia has been completely updated for this new third edition, featuring new material on regional anaesthesia, and a comprehensive section on...

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Pain Management and Urinary Retention

Sophia Delpe, Amanda Norwich and Toby C. Chai.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 2306 words.

Normal bladder function relies on complex brain functions such as executive function, emotion, and awareness. Other individual factors also come into play such as local pathology,...

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Pain Management for General Pediatric Surgery

Jodi-Ann Oliver, Lori-Ann Oliver, Michael Casimir and Caroline Walker.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 15468 words.

As the misconception that children and infants do not experience pain in the same way as adults has been vastly discredited, the management of perioperative pain in the pediatric population...

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Pain Management for General Surgery

Katherine Stammen, Harish Siddaiah, Cody Brechtel, Elyse M. Cornett, Charles J. Fox and Alan D. Kaye.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 3706 words.

Pain is multidimensional and subjective, which makes it difficult to treat. Newer treatment modalities have been under development with a better understanding of pain pathways in recent...

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Pain Management in Body Contouring Procedures

Cyril S. Gary, Samuel Kim and Deepak Narayan.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 5571 words.

Body contouring procedures, including abdominoplasty, liposuction, implant placement, body contouring following bariatric surgery, and gluteal augmentation with autologous fat grafting,...

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Pain Management in Breast Surgery

Jarrod T. Bogue and Christine H. Rohde.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 4501 words.

Plastic surgeons frequently perform surgery on the breasts, for both cosmetic and reconstructive purposes. Pain after breast surgery can be a significant issue and is often a source of...

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Pain Management in the Patient with Substance Use Disorder

Thomas Hickey and Jessica Feinleib.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 3214 words.

Managing pain in the patient with substance use disorder can be challenging. This chapter describes those challenges and provides strategies to address them. Specifically it discusses the...

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Pain Pathways and Pain Physiology

Chane Price, Zahid Huq, Eellan Sivanesan and Constantine Sarantopoulos.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 4495 words.

Pain is a multidimensional sensory experience that is mediated by complex peripheral and central neuroanatomical pathways and mechanisms. Typically, noxious stimuli activate specific...

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Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

Edited by Deepak Narayan, Alan D Kaye and Nalini Vadivelu.

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 320 pages.

Perioperative pain control presents a serious challenge for the practicing surgeon. Surgeons need to be able to diagnose pain and be cognizant of the common and rare painful conditions that...

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Perioperative Pain Management in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Marc E. Walker, David M. Tsai and J. Grant Thomson.

in Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; General Surgery. 5011 words.

In the past three decades, the number of outpatient surgery centers in the United States has risen exponentially. Hand and upper extremity surgery is no exception, and in many respects,...

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