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How to manage critical limb ischaemia pain?

Heather Mason   |   11 November 2022

Management of pain in critical limb ischaemia (CLI) should follow a stepped approach, with non-opioid analgesics as the first choice, followed by weak opioids and, finally, strong opioids. Clinicians should keep in mind that patients who require strong opioids to manage their pain have a considerably worse prognosis than those...


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