Managing postoperative pain

Authors
Citation
Ms. Taylor, Managing postoperative pain, HOSP MED, 62(9), 2001, pp. 560-563
Citations number
9
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Review
Categorie Soggetti
General & Internal Medicine
Journal title
HOSPITAL MEDICINE
ISSN journal
1462-3935 → ACNP
Volume
62
Issue
9
Year of publication
2001
Pages
560 - 563
Database
ISI
SICI code
1462-3935(200109)62:9<560:MPP>2.0.ZU;2-3
Abstract
The postoperative course of a patient can be complicated by events such as pain, nausea and vomiting. These in themselves can have a significant impac t upon morbidity and even survival. This article outlines key points to min imize such adverse outcomes.