002 Pain - Introduction to Clinical Surgery Lectures

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Lecture on pain from a series of lectures on an introduction to clinical surgery. It has been devised with medical students in mind.

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002 Pain - Introduction to Clinical Surgery Lectures

  1. 1. Pain Nick Harvey
  2. 2. Pain <ul><li>“Unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage” </li></ul><ul><li>Somatic </li></ul><ul><li>Autonomic </li></ul>
  3. 3. Pain Foregut Midgut Hindgut
  4. 4. Pain <ul><li>Site </li></ul><ul><li>Onset </li></ul><ul><li>Character (stabbing, sharp, burning, colic, aching etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Radiation or Referral </li></ul><ul><li>Alleviating factors & Associated symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>Timing </li></ul><ul><li>Exacerbating factors </li></ul><ul><li>Severity </li></ul>

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