Basic pharmacology and advances in emergency medicine.


To provide optimal pain control for their patients, emergency physicians should have an in-depth understanding of analgesic drugs and how to use and combine them effectively. The purpose of this article is to describe the pharmacology and use of analgesic agents that are most useful in the management of acute pain in the emergency department.

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@article{Innes2005BasicPA, title={Basic pharmacology and advances in emergency medicine.}, author={Grant D Innes and Peter J. Zed}, journal={Emergency medicine clinics of North America}, year={2005}, volume={23 2}, pages={433-65, ix-x} }