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Chapter 14

Steroids are often given for severe inflammatory pain associated  with rheumatoid arthritis. For acute surgical pain, however, these drugs  are rarely used, even though inflammation is probably the major cause  of postoperative pain. What is the rationale for the contrasting  approaches?