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Acute pain: Overview

This guide has been designed for anaesthetists interested in Acute Pain to locate relevant resources on this topic, including those available through the ANZCA library.


ArticlesMcCowat M, Fleming L, Vibholm J, Dixon D. The psychological predictors of acute and chronic pain in women following breast cancer surgery. Clinical Journal of Pain. 2019;35(3):261-271.

Articles​Lopez JJ, Warner NS, Arpey CJ, et al. Opioid prescribing for acute postoperative pain after cutaneous surgery. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2019;80(3):743-748.

ArticlesKwanten LE, O'Brien B, Anwar S. Opioid-based anesthesia and analgesia for adult cardiac surgery: history and narrative review of the literature. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2019;33(3):808-816.

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Acute Pain SIG

For more information about this Special Interest Group (SIG), including events, activities and resources, please visit the Acute Pain SIG webpage on the ANZCA website.

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