Acute postoperative pain at rest after hip and knee arthroplasty: severity, sensory qualities and impact on sleep.

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INTRODUCTION The management of acute postoperative pain poses a significant challenge in surgical specialities. Despite the prevalence and impact of acute postoperative pain, there is a paucity of published data regarding its occurrence and sensory qualities after joint replacement. HYPOTHESIS That a proportion of patients would experience severe acute… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.otsr.2010.12.003

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@article{Wylde2011AcutePP, title={Acute postoperative pain at rest after hip and knee arthroplasty: severity, sensory qualities and impact on sleep.}, author={V Wylde and Jemma C Rooker and Luke Halliday and A. W. Blom}, journal={Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR}, year={2011}, volume={97 2}, pages={139-44} }