Patient-controlled analgesia for burn patients: a preliminary report

Kinsella, J., Glavin, R. and Reid, W.H. (1988) Patient-controlled analgesia for burn patients: a preliminary report. Burns, 14(6), pp. 500-503.

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The introduction of patient-controlled analgesia for burn patients is reported. It has been used for 18 postoperative patients and five patients with acute thermal injury. The system has been found to be easy to use. Wide variations in patient morphine consumption have been seen. Patient-controlled analgesia may have a role in the management of pain associated with burns.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Kinsella, Professor John
Authors: Kinsella, J., Glavin, R., and Reid, W.H.
Subjects:R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing
Journal Name:Burns
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