Opioids: Not an Effective Stand-Alone Treatment for Chronic Pain Following Surgery
Patients need multimodal treatment options for their post-surgical chronic pain.
CA-008 is given as a single local injection and works by selectively desensitizing pain-conducting nerve fibers without causing numbness or weakness
Methadone vs desflurane as an adjunct to remifentanil may contribute to reducing perioperative opioid requirements in adolescents undergoing spinal surgery.
The integration of a Transitional Pain Service into a perioperative surgical home model could optimize perioperative pain control and opioid use, while reducing postdischarge hospital readmissions as well as the ...