analgesia

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absence of the sense of pain without loss of consciousness

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As for the patients analysed for their MAP values, there was no difference in their results before the pre-emptive analgesia technique was performed.
Some preventative analgesia and pre-emptive analgesia methods are now supported by Levels I and II evidence (4-6) (for definitions of these terms see reference 6).
Although this concept of pre-emptive analgesia has been challenged, (5) the duration of action of analgesics such as paracetamol and a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) as part of the premedication will extend well into the postoperative period.
Pre-emptive analgesia is a treatment that is initiated before the surgical procedure in order to reduce sensitisation.
Pre-emptive analgesia using intravenous fentanyl plus low-dose ketamine for radical prostatectomy under general anesthesia does not produce short-term or long-term reductions in pain or analgesic use.
Efficiency of pre-emptive analgesia using ketoprofen in a program of combined regional anesthesia in pediatric orthopedics.