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Management of Pain in Older Adults 

Management of Pain in Older Adults
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Management of Pain in Older Adults
Author(s):

Emily Chai

, Diane Meier

, Jane Morris

, and Suzanne Goldhirsch

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780195389319.003.0029
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date: 15 October 2019

Chapter 29 discusses management of pain in older adults and features a case study, definition, prevalence, consequenses of untreated pain, likely etiologies, location, diagnosis, treatment options, opioid therapy, side effects, neuropathic pain, interventional and chronic pain management, and take-home points.

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