Gender, age and ethnic aspects of analgesia in acute abdominal pain: is analgesia even across the groups?

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BACKGROUND Numerous studies have shown differences in pain perception between men and women, which may affect pain management strategies. AIM Our primary aim was to investigate whether there are gender-based differences in pain management in patients admitted to our emergency department with acute, non-specific abdominal pain (NSAP). Our secondary aim was… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1445-5994.2010.02255.x

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