TITLE

MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC PAIN IN CHILDREN

AUTHOR(S)
Currie, John M.
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Dec2006 Supplement, Vol. 91, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the management of chronic pain in children in Great Britain. It is stated that pain either originates from an abnormal firing of nerve cells or an abnormal generation of sensory input. Because of this, drug therapies and pain clinics have been developed to help control the pain. Complementary therapies such as physiotherapy, acupuncture, and herbal medicines with the aid of health care professionals are also recommended.
ACCESSION #
23528945

 

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