Role of analgesic adjuncts in postoperative pain management.


Journal Article (Review)

Postoperative pain remains a major problem. A multi-modal analgesic approach is recommended to optimize pain management and reduce opiate-related adverse effects. Several analgesic adjuncts have been investigated, and many have proved to have a useful analgesic effect. This article reviews the literature regarding use of analgesic adjuncts in the perioperative period.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Habib, AS; Gan, TJ

Published Date

  • March 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 85 - 107

PubMed ID

  • 15763413

Pubmed Central ID

  • 15763413

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0889-8537

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.atc.2004.11.007


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States