Going Beyond Opioids: Navigating Pediatric Pain Management

 What does postoperative pain management look like in children? Is it the same as adults? In today’s episode, Dr. Erik Pearson, a pediatric surgeon in Las Vegas, NV, sheds light on this important topic and draws attention to the unique nature of pediatric pain. Tune in to discover the alarming statistics surrounding opioid addiction in the pediatric population and find out what strategies can be used to effectively manage pediatric post-surgical pain. We’ll also explore alternative medications, non-pharmacologic approaches, and highlight avenues for preventing opioid addiction. Don’t miss this eye-opening interview!

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