Maine Medical Center

Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management

J. Pisini May 2014

 

Patient Identifiers for Post Operative Pain Risk

 

 

criteria for prep:

 

1.     Anxiety:  significant anxiety or PTSD treated with chronic anxiolytics.

2.     Preoperative Pain:  preexisting pain and/or chronic pain treated with chronic opioids for greater than 3 months.

3.     History of chronic pain associated with Crohn’s disease or Colitis

4.     Prior history of post operative pain problems.

1.     Prior history of post operative nausea and vomiting.

 

criteria for anesthesia:

 

 

criteria for nursing:

 

 

criteria for surgeons: