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Chronic Pain After Thoracotomy (Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery - VATS)

2014-08-27 03:15:55 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is an explorative study investigating potential nerve injury after VATS.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective

Conditions

Neuropathic Pain

Location

Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074 andSection of Acute Pain management and Palliative Medicine.
Copenhagen
Denmark
2100

Status

Completed

Source

Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:55-0400

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