JAMA Network | JAMA Pediatrics | Pediatric Pain Management and Opioids:  The Baby and the Bathwater

In the past 30 years, a major shift has occurred in the way that pediatric pain is conceptualized and treated. Although pain management was widely viewed as inadequate in adults in the 1970s, the classic report by Eland and Anderson1 documented that children’s pain management was far worse, with an almost total disregard of procedural and postoperative pain.

via JAMA Network | JAMA Pediatrics | Pediatric Pain Management and Opioids:  The Baby and the Bathwater.

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