Gastrointestinal surgical patients treated with a non-opioid pain management regimen had less overall opioid use and shorter length of stay and incurred fewer hospital costs than those treated with an ... Still, they noted several apparent advantages of
Patients who need pain management after orthopedic surgery usually fall into two very distinct groups. ... Preoperative patient education also is an important tool for pain management, according to Kulsum K.
Correll and I'm from the pain management service. How are you doing today?’. ... American Society for Pain Management Nursing guidelines on monitoring for opioid-induced sedation and respiratory depression.
Clinicians follow population-specific protocols and pathways for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis, pain management, and prevention of aspiration and catheter-associated urinary tract infections. ... For example, orthopedics might be in charge of pain
and taking a shower should be the goals of pain management in these patients, she said. ... There are many pain-management tools in the nonopioid toolbox, but some are more effective than others.
This month's issue includes articles on new approaches to pain management, use of penicillin, conference coverage from CHEST 2016, and more. ... The article gathers advice from experts and guidelines on how to effectively manage inpatients' pain with
George said. The booklet covers a variety of common issues or questions, from administrative to clinical, including the optimal way to dictate notes and strategies to handle pain management.
Dr. Wallace, associate professor of geriatric medicine at the University of Colorado in Denver, offered the following tips for dealing with delirium, nutritional problems and pain management, among other topics, at ... Wallace said. Don't discount
Two readers express concerns about pain management recommendations that appeared in our April cover article, and a story source responds. ... However, we are concerned about some of the recommendations in the recent article “The prescription for pain
Our clinical focus this issue is on the management of cancer patients, and on acute kidney injury (AKI). ... Also in this issue, we have recaps of three sessions from the American Society of Clinical Oncology's annual meeting in late spring, coveringand