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Describe the mode of action of ketamine.
Identify the indications for ketamine use in the management of pain.
Summarize the complications of ketamine use and potential adverse reactions.
Outline the importance of collaboration and coordination among the interprofessional care team to enhance the management of acute and chronic pain with ketamine.
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- Authors: Vwaire J. Orhurhu, Jacob S. Roberts, Nam Ly
- Editors: Steven P. Cohen
- Editors-In-Chief: Kevin B. GuthmillerJoseph Maxwell HendrixAnterpreet Dua
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- Physician Planner/Reviewer: Scott C. Dulebohn
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