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2022 Jul

Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open



Optimizing Nonopioid Analgesia and Different Pain Management Options following Abdominoplasty: A Systematic Literature Review.


Mortada H, Barasain O, Altamimi L A, Alzarmah I M, Almenhali A A, Neel O F
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2022 Jul; 10(7):e4441.
PMID: 35924003.


Postoperative pain remains a significant challenge with the growing number of abdominoplasties every year. Opioids are currently considered the mainstay modality for controlling postoperative pain. However, opioid-related side effects raise the need for a safer and more effective approach. In this study, we aimed to investigate these alternative evidence-based postoperative pain relief modalities following abdominoplasty.