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Optimal Post-Tonsillectomy Pain Management for Pediatric Patients: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Published on: October 4, 2012
Project Number: RB0527-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding optimal post-tonsillectomy pain management options for pediatric patients?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding post-tonsillectomy pain management for pediatric patients?

Key Message

Two clinical studies and one evidence-based guideline were identified regarding post-tonsillectomy pain management options for pediatric patients.

Tags

pain, pediatrics, child, children, postoperative care, tonsillectomy, pain management, anesthesia, Tonsillectomy Pediatric