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Pipeline Insight: Moderate-to-severe Acute Pain Drugs

Acute Care

Pipeline Insight: Moderate-to-severe Acute Pain Drugs

Pipeline Insight: Moderate-to-severe Acute Pain Drugs

Introduction

The treatment of moderate to severe acute pain is dominated by opioids. While they offer excellent pain relief, they come with undesirable side effects and abuse potential. The future market is highly receptive to better tolerated opioids and analgesics with opioid-sparing effects. Opportunities also exist in the post-operative and breakthrough pain segments for rapid acting delivery technologies.

Features and benefits

Analysis of patient segmentation, epidemiology, current treatment approaches, the patient acquisition process and clinical unmet needs
Assessment of key p...

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Clinical investigations of Acute Laryngitis

Clinical investigations of Acute Laryngitis

Clinical investigations of Acute Laryngitis

Clinical investigations of Acute Laryngitis

Clinical investigations of acute laryngitis suggests the following. Inflammation of the larynx may result from bacterial or viral infection or inhalation of irritant gases. Unaccustomed overuse of the voice leads to edema of the vocal cords. Laryngitis is characterized by hoarseness and loss of voice. Irritant nonproductive cough may be present. Treatment consists of rest to the voice, steam inhalations, avoidance of smoking, and administration of analgesics and antibodies. In many cases the condition is self-limiting with rest and analgesics.

Laryngeal paralysis

Paralysis of the vocal cords may be organ...

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Pediatric Nurse Practitioner And Clinical Nurse Specialist

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner And Clinical Nurse Specialist

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner And Clinical Nurse Specialist

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner And Clinical Nurse Specialist

The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program prepares advanced practice nurses to manage the care of the patient from birth to 21 years of age and their family, in a changing health care system. Emphasis is on health promotion and management of the acute and chronically ill pediatric patient. The pediatric nurse practitioner provides leadership and promotes research in development of health care services for children in the community...
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