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The branch of medicine that is focused on the relief of pain in the perioperative period (i.e. before, during or after a surgical procedure) is known as anesthesiology. The medicaments administered are termed anesthesia and the doctor who is trained in this specialty is referred to as an anesthesiologist
Local anesthesia before inserting venous cannula clearly reduces sensation of pain

Local anesthesia before inserting venous cannula clearly reduces sensation of pain

AAPM&R endorses Perioperative Surgical Home model of care

AAPM&R endorses Perioperative Surgical Home model of care

Epidural medication has no effect on duration of labor, study shows

Epidural medication has no effect on duration of labor, study shows

Patients with documented penicillin allergy more likely to develop surgical site infections, study finds

Patients with documented penicillin allergy more likely to develop surgical site infections, study finds

FDA approves new treatment option for patients with moderate to severe central sleep apnea

FDA approves new treatment option for patients with moderate to severe central sleep apnea

CRI scientists challenge oldest concept in tumor metabolism

CRI scientists challenge oldest concept in tumor metabolism

Wayne State research finds novel psychological therapy to be helpful for people with fibromyalgia

Wayne State research finds novel psychological therapy to be helpful for people with fibromyalgia

Heart Rhythm Society issues expert consensus statement on lead management for patients with CIEDs

Heart Rhythm Society issues expert consensus statement on lead management for patients with CIEDs

Delaying minor surgery for pediatric patients may not offer any neurodevelopmental benefit

Delaying minor surgery for pediatric patients may not offer any neurodevelopmental benefit

Study investigates feasibility and accuracy of CCHD screening with new Masimo iSpO2

Study investigates feasibility and accuracy of CCHD screening with new Masimo iSpO2

Millennials regret opioid use, prefer lifestyle changes to manage pain

Millennials regret opioid use, prefer lifestyle changes to manage pain

Incisionless surgery method can safely treat painful bone tumors, study shows

Incisionless surgery method can safely treat painful bone tumors, study shows

Adequate sleep and caffeine could help reduce postoperative pain

Adequate sleep and caffeine could help reduce postoperative pain

Physicians trained at lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions, study finds

Physicians trained at lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions, study finds

Study examines if widespread pain originates in the brain

Study examines if widespread pain originates in the brain

Researchers develop rapid test for Zika virus diagnosis

Researchers develop rapid test for Zika virus diagnosis

Researchers reveal prevalence of unused prescription opioids following surgery

Researchers reveal prevalence of unused prescription opioids following surgery

Simple blood test could help identify patients at greater risk of cardiac event after orthopedic surgery

Simple blood test could help identify patients at greater risk of cardiac event after orthopedic surgery

Noninvasive treatment uses cooled radio energy to provide relief from arthritis pain

Noninvasive treatment uses cooled radio energy to provide relief from arthritis pain

New bioanalytical method could pave way for personalized drug therapy

New bioanalytical method could pave way for personalized drug therapy