Management of Somatic Pain Induced by Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer: Postoperative Pain

This is a clinical practice guideline for head and neck cancer. The guideline considers the management of somatic pain induced by the treatment of head and neck cancer, particularly the management of early and late post-surgical pain. Areas of interest discussed in the guideline include: patient positioning during surgery, how to proceed during the immediate postoperative period, care-related pain, and physical therapy.