The diagnosis and treatment of acute pain in the practice of a family doctor

Prof. Korzh O.M.

Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education

Pain is an actual medical and social problem. Inadequate anesthesia leads to an prlongation of the recovery period, an increase in the cost of treatment, cardiovascular and other complications, chronic pathology and a decrease in the quality of life. The primary task of the doctor is adequate treatment of acute pain syndrome and prevention of his transformation into chronic pain.

Key Words: pain, etiology, diagnosis, treatment.

https://dx.doi.org/10.15407/internalmed2018.01.040
Korzh OM. [The diagnosis and treatment of acute pain in the practice of a family doctor]. Shidnoevr. z. vnutr. simejnoi med. 2018;1:40-43. Russian.

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