Pain, Postoperative

Known as: pain post-op, post-op pain, Post-Operative Pain 
A sensation of discomfort secondary to surgery.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2006
Review
2006
Acute postoperative pain is followed by persistent pain in 10-50% of individuals after common operations, such as groin hernia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Whether preemptive analgesic interventions are more effective than conventional regimens in managing acute postoperative pain… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The visual analog scale (VAS) is one of the most commonly used measures of pain intensity in pain research. However, there remain… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We developed and validated a prediction rule for the occurrence of early postoperative severe pain in surgical inpatients, using… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Rapid development of acute opioid tolerance is well established in animals and is more likely to occur with large… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
UNLABELLED The visual analog scale (VAS) has been used to assess the efficacy of pain management regimens in patients with acute… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE To evaluate the reliability and validity of the FLACC Pain Assessment Tool which incorporates five categories of pain… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
UNLABELLED Postoperative pain is a common reason for the delayed discharge and unanticipated hospital admission of out-patients… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
In this study, we developed a rat model of incisional pain. A 1-cm longitudinal incision was made through skin, fascia and muscle… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
In a recent editorial, Kapur described perioperative nausea and vomiting as "the big 'little problem' following ambulatory… (More)
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