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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Limb Reconstruction

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Pain management

Pain is a subjective experience. Every patient will have different coping mechanisms and different tolerances to pain, and all treatments are slightly different with varying difficulties for the patient to cope with.

Patients in Ilizarov fixation will nearly always require analgesia during their frame treatment time.

For more information please download the leaflet at the link below.