- Only half of the chronic pain after thoracic surgery shows a neuropathic componentMonique A H Steegers
Pain and Nociception Research Group, Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain and Palliative Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Pain 9:955-61. 2008..Predictive factors for chronic pain were younger age (P = .01), radiotherapy (P = .043), pleurectomy (P = .04) and more extensive surgery (P < .001)...
- The role of angina pectoris in chronic pain after coronary artery bypass graft surgeryMonique A H Steegers
Pain and Nociception Research Group, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain, and Palliative Care, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Pain 8:667-73. 2007..Visceral nociception may play an important role in the development of chronic pain after surgery and should be taken into account in future studies...