Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Acute Postoperative Pain Therapy

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_80

Definition

Acute postoperative pain therapy includes the postoperative pain service and pain management, patient controlled epidural analgesia and patient controlled intravenous analgesia.

 Postoperative Pain, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

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