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Optimal Pain Management Following Tonsillectomy or Adenoidectomy for Pediatric Patients: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Dernière mise à jour : 6 décembre 2012
Numéro de projet : RB0548-000
Gamme de produits : Rapports d’examen rapide
Type de rapport : Synthèse de résumés
Type de résultat : Rapports

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding optimal pain management options for pediatric patients following tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, or both?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding pain management for pediatric patients following tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, or both?

Messages clés

Two systematic reviews, five randomized controlled trials, and two evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding optimal pharmaceutical pain management options for pediatric patients following tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, or both.