Management of acute pain

Myron Yaster, Karen Galloway

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During the past 10 years, the recognition and management of pediatric pain have been radically transformed. This chapter provides physicians who treat children with a primer in the assessment and of acute pediatric pain. Topics include pain assessment and the use of weak analgesics, opioids, patient-controlled analgesia, and epidural analgesia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)507-520
Number of pages14
JournalProblems in Anesthesia
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 1 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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