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Block them when it hurts

Authors Slagt C, van Geffen G

Received 3 September 2015

Accepted for publication 5 September 2015

Published 9 November 2015 Volume 2015:8 Pages 93—94


Checked for plagiarism Yes

Editor who approved publication: Dr Stefan Wirz

C Slagt, GJ van Geffen

Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Palliative Care, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands

We read the article by Gadsden and Warlick with great interest.1 Good, patient-tailored pain relief is critical in all patients, but as stated by the authors, it is often suboptimal in trauma patients. Because of this, a trial was performed in collaboration with emergency medical service (EMS)-nurses in the South East Brabant Region, Eindhoven, the Netherlands.
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