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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.


ArticlesSmith CR, Baharloo R, Nickerson P, Wallace M, Zou B, Fillingim RB, Crispen P, Parvataneni H, Gray C, Prieto H, Machuca T, Hughes S, Murad G, Rashidi P, Tighe PJ. Predicting long-term postsurgical pain by examining the evolution of acute pain. European Journal of Pain. 2020 Nov 10. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1698. 

ArticlesKoo CH, Hwang JY, Shin HJ, Ryu JH. The effects of erector spinae plane block in terms of postoperative analgesia in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2020;9(9):E2928. Published 2020 Sep 10. doi:10.3390/jcm9092928

ArticlesHachimi-Idrissi S, Coffey F, Hautz WE, et al. Approaching acute pain in emergency settings: European Society for Emergency Medicine (EUSEM) guidelines-part 1: assessment [published online ahead of print, 2020 Sep 15]. Internal and Emergency Medicine. 2020;10.1007/s11739-020-02477-y. doi:10.1007/s11739-020-02477-y

ArticlesHachimi-Idrissi S, Dobias V, Hautz WE, et al. Approaching acute pain in emergency settings; European Society for Emergency Medicine (EUSEM) guidelines-part 2: management and recommendations [published online ahead of print, 2020 Sep 15]. Internal and Emergency Medicine. 2020;10.1007/s11739-020-02411-2. doi:10.1007/s11739-020-02411-2

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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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