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A statistical analysis of pain relief after surgical operations

Farsi, Mehdi ; Gitto, Lara

Adequate and timely application of analgesics after surgical operations is important from both clinical and economic perspectives. Administering pain relief measures requires information about development of post-operative pain and the effect of analgesics. Such information can be obtained from studying patients’ perception of pain in different periods after the operation. This paper applies an...