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1.Preterm and newborn infants do not yet have functional pain pathways.2.Painful experiences and prolonged exposure to analgesic drugs during pregnancy maypermanently alter neuronal organization in the child.
3.Increases in the pain threshold in older adults may be related to peripheral neuropathies andchanges in skin thickness.4.Decreases in pain tolerance are evident in older adults.1____6.Which of the following statements is true about acute pain?
____7.One of the main drug classes used to treat acute pain is NSAIDs. They are used because:
____8.Opiates are used mainly to treat moderate to severe pain. Which of the following is NOT true aboutthese drugs?
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____9.If interventions to resolve the cause of pain (e.g., rest, ice, compression, and elevation) areinsufficient, pain medications are given based on the severity of pain. Drugs are given in which orderof use?1.NSAIDs, opiates, corticosteroids2.Low-dose opiates, salicylates, increased dose of opiates3.Opiates, non-opiates, increased dose of non-opiate4.Non-opiate, increased dose of non-opiate, opiate4
____10.The goal of treatment of acute pain is:
____11.Which of the following statements is true about age and pain?

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