Dental pain and analgesia

Dickson, M., Orchardson, R., Haughney, M. and Murray, C.A. (2002) Dental pain and analgesia. Continuing Professional Development Dentistry, 3(2), 48 -54.

Dickson, M., Orchardson, R., Haughney, M. and Murray, C.A. (2002) Dental pain and analgesia. Continuing Professional Development Dentistry, 3(2), 48 -54.

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Abstract

Pain is a frequent dental complaint and pulpitis is one of the commonest causes. Effective management of dental pain should be based on an understanding of the underlying biological mechanisms. This article aims to review the basic mechanisms of dental pain and of inflammation and to describe approaches for the treatment of dental pain.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Orchardson, Dr Robert and Murray, Prof Colin
Authors: Dickson, M., Orchardson, R., Haughney, M., and Murray, C.A.
Subjects:R Medicine > RK Dentistry
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing
College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing > Dental School
Journal Name:Continuing Professional Development Dentistry
ISSN:1468-165X

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