Journal of IMAB - Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers)
Publisher: Peytchinski, Gospodin Iliev
ISSN: 1312 773X (Online)
Issue: 2016, vol. 22, issue 1
Subject Area: Medicine
Pages: 1078-1082
Published online: 25 March 2016

J of IMAB 2016 Jan-Mar;22(1):1078-1082
Nikolay Yanev1, Corresponding Autor, Mila Vlaskovska2
1) University Hospital of Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Sofia, Bulgaria
2) Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty, Medical University of Sofia, Bulgaria.

The authors surveyed the clinical data and reviewed the literature on the management of post-operative and cancer pain. The conclusion was made that pain management during post-operative period or in status of advanced cancer necessitates effective pharmacotherapy with non-opioid and opioid analgesics. Data for pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of widely used analgesic drugs are listed. The authors provide practical guidelines for the management of post-operative and cancer pain in clinical wards as well as in outpatients departments.

Key words: post-operative pain, cancer pain, pain management, opioids, non-opioid analgesics, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics,

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Yanev N, Vlaskovska M. POSTOPERATIVE AND CANCER PAIN NEED PROPER ANALGESIA. J of IMAB. 2016 Jan-Mar;22(1):1078-1082. DOI:

Correspondence to: Nikolay Yanev, DMD, MD, PhD, University Hospital of Maxillo-Facial Surgery; 1, St. Georgy Sofiiski blvd., Sofia, Bulgaria; E-mail:

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Received: 22 December 2015
Published online: 25 March 2016

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