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Chronic Pain Management in Children

  • D. C. Tyler
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Part of the Developments in Critical Care Medicine and Anesthesiology book series (DCCA, volume 29)

Abstract

The purpose of this presentation is to review chronic pain and its management in children. In doing so, I shall define chronic pain, discuss the epidemiology of chronic pain in children, describe a method of evaluation of patients, and review treatment principles. Finally, I will discuss several common chronic pain problems seen in children.

Keywords

Chronic Pain Chest Pain Dietary Fiber Acute Pain Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy 
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