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Acute pain in chronic opiate users 

Acute pain in chronic opiate users
Acute pain in chronic opiate users

Sanjay Bajaj

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date: 18 June 2021

The main goals in treating perioperative pain are effective analgesia and prevention of withdrawal.

An acute pain management plan should be formulated and agreed with the patient.

Discharge planning is only successful if the psychosocial background of the patient is considered.

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