TITLE

Chronic pain management options in general practice

AUTHOR(S)
Koch, K.
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
South African Family Practice;Apr/May2012, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Chronic pain affects almost one in five patients, making it one of the most common conditions that any practitioner has to manage on a daily basis. Poorly managed chronic pain has a significant impact on work, social and psychological functioning. This guideline aims to review the most common medications and treatments available in general practice, and how to follow a safe, stepwise approach to managing chronic pain.
ACCESSION #
75129458

 

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