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Postsurgical Pain

  • Horacio A. Caviglia
  • Pablo Nuova
  • Ana Laura Douglas Price
  • Miguel Moreno

Abstract

Internal medici0ne physicians sometimes find it difficult to handle postsurgical pain in patients with hemophilia. Pain mainly comes from two sources: painful stimuli of the surgical wound, and postural phenomena resulting from the deformities or arthropathies present.

Keywords

Knee Flexion Knee Replacement Surgical Wound Continuous Passive Movement Postsurgical Pain 
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© Springer 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Horacio A. Caviglia
    • 1
  • Pablo Nuova
    • 2
  • Ana Laura Douglas Price
    • 3
  • Miguel Moreno
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OrthopedicsHemophilia Foundation and General Hospital de Agudos “Juan A. Fernandez”Buenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.Orthopedics and Traumatology Department“Juan A. Fernandez” HospitalBuenos AiresArgentina
  3. 3.Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology“Juan A. Fernandez” HospitalBuenos AiresArgentina

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