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ICU Management

#ESAGeneva: Older Patients Have Higher Pain Tolerance

2017 04 Jun

According to new research presented at this year's Euroanaesthesia meeting in Geneva, age plays an important role in the level of pain experienced after major surgery and that older people are better able to tolerate serious post-operative pain. However, findings suggest that the impact on pain on physical function does not decline and that older patients... Read more