The development of chronic pain: physiological CHANGE necessitates a multidisciplinary approach to treatment

Joseph Pergolizzi, Karsten Ahlbeck, Dominic Aldington, Eli Alon, Flaminia Coluzzi, Albert Dahan, Frank Huygen, Magdalena Kocot-Kępska, Ana Cristina Mangas, Philippe Mavrocordatos, Bart Morlion, Gerhard Müller-Schwefe, Andrew Nicolaou, Concepción Pérez Hernández, Patrick Sichère, Michael Schäfer, Giustino Varrassi
  • Current Medical Research and Opinion, July 2013, Informa Healthcare
  • DOI: 10.1185/03007995.2013.810615

Chronic pain patients need a multidisciplinary approach

What is it about?

This paper is focusing on the absolute necessity to have a multidisciplinary approach to the chronic pain patients. This would be salvific, also in view of the terrible opioid crisis that seems to affect the USA and Canada health care systems.

Why is it important?

It explains in a simple way what should be done to have a better approach to chronic pain patients

Perspectives

Professor Giustino Varrassi
Paolo Procacci Foundation

This study should be repeated, first to assess what has been its impact in the Pain Medicine, and second to see what meanwhile has changed in the world of Pain Medicine

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1185/03007995.2013.810615

The following have contributed to this page: Dr Concepción Pérez and Professor Giustino Varrassi