TIMELY AND DEMAND-ORIENTATED PAIN MEDICATION – CHARACTERISTICS


Some characteristics of an optimal treatment for timely, demand-orientated post-operative pain relief are:

 

  • Fast onset of action
     
  • Sustained pain relief
     
  • Appropriate dosage
     
  • Based on the individual course of pain
     
  • Risk of errors should be low
     
  • Less personnel-intensive
     
  • No restriction of mobility
     
  • Non-invasive