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Table 3 Pain Management Index scoring results according to analgesic type

From: Assessment for acute pain management in post-total knee replacement (TKR): a prospective cohort study in two Saudi Arabian medical centers

Analgesic intakea No pain (PMI score), no. of patients Mild pain (PMI score), no. of patients Moderate pain (PMI score), no. of patients Severe pain (PMI Score), no. of patients Total (no. of patients), % of patients
No analgesic 0 0 0 0 0
Non-opioids 0 (0) 4 (-1) 2 (0) 0 6 (2.5 %)
Weak opioids 0 (1) 7 (0) 30 (-1) 9 46 (19.0 %)
Strong opioids 0 (2) 9 (1) 20 (0) 161 190 (78.5 %)
Cumulative total, n (%) 0 20 (8.3 %) 52 (21.5 %) 170 (70.2 %) 24200.0 %)
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