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Helfand M, Freeman M. Assessment and Management of Acute Pain in Adult Medical Inpatients: A Systematic Review [Internet]. Washington (DC): Department of Veterans Affairs (US); 2008 Apr.

APPENDIX EEvidence Summary Tables

Summary Table 1. Studies on methods of pain assessment (KQ1)

Summary Table 2. Studies on the timing and frequency of pain assessment, and timing of treatment (KQ1)

Summary Table 3. Studies on the effectiveness and safety of patient-controlled analgesia for acute pain (KQ2)

Summary Table 4. Studies on the management of acute pain in renal colic and biliary stone (KQ2)

Summary Table 5. Studies on the effectiveness and safety of neural blockade for acute pain (KQ2)

References in Appendix E, Evidence Summary Tables

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Assessment and Management of Acute Pain in Adult Medical Inpatients: A Systematic Review [Internet].
Helfand M, Freeman M.
Washington (DC): Department of Veterans Affairs (US); 2008 Apr.

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