Management of Short-Term Acute Pain
Acute pain is a sign of an underlying injury or tissue damage. This is a normal type of pain we all have experienced and with time that allows for the injury or tissue damage to heal, the pain then goes away. Acute pain with some injuries and conditions however can be quite painful and debilitating. In these situations primary care providers often rely on our expertise in providing short-term pain management.
Keywords: Acute pain, Tissue damage, Debilitating pain, Short-term pain management