Flashcards in 6.1 Pain Relief Deck (8)
What is indicated for mild pain relief?
What is indicated for moderate to severe pain?
What is indicated for severe pain?
If you have a burns patient what type of pain relief would you administer?
Can you just treat a patient with paracetamol and leave them at home?
Yes - provided they do not require immediate referral to a doctor.
Can you use Entonox and methoxyflurane together?
No - use one at a time.
It is okay to swap from one to the other if good indication to do so.
What is one of the metabolic products of Methoxyflurane and what can this do?
Flouride ions and these can cause renal impairment.