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About the article
Published Online: 2017-10-01
Published in Print: 2017-10-01
Consent:For this publication, a written informed consent was obtained from the patient’s parents who are the legal representatives. The consent also includes the publication of images of the injured extremity. A copy of the written consent is available for review by the Editor-in-Chief of this Journal.
Conflict of interest: All authors declare that there is no competing interest.
Authors’ contributions:SW, KW, MO, MF carried out the treatment and the critical literature review for the use of pregabalin. SW, AS, MO, MF drafted the manuscript. Specific and very significant advice regarding therapy was given by AS. All authors carefully approved the final manuscript.
Funding: This work was financially supported by internal resources of the Department of Anaesthesiology of the Kantonsspital St. Gallen.