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Postoperative Analgesia

  • F. Coluzzi
Chapter

Abstract

Pain is defined by the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) as ‘an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience primarily associated with actual or potential tissue damage or described in terms of such damage.’

Keywords

Postoperative pain Postoperative pain management Systemic analgesia Continuous peripheral nerve blocks Day-surgery analgesia 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medico-Surgical Sciences and Biotechnologies, Faculty of Pharmacy and MedicineSapienza UniversityRomeItaly

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