A novel interdisciplinary team approach within a primary care setting may be a promising model for delivering effective treatment options for...
An inpatient pain pharmacist consult service may help manage the complex issues associated with medications for patients with pain.
A thorough history and physical examination, revisited on subsequent follow-up, was necessary to properly diagnose pain emanating from both the...
A pain management program focused on improving self-management, function, and overall quality of life for veterans with chronic pain.
Chronic pain is a major public health problem that affects more than 100 million people in the U.S. and is even more prevalent among active-duty...
Outcomes Associated With a Multidisciplinary Pain Oversight Committee to Facilitate Appropriate Management of Chronic Opioid Therapy
The implementation of an opioid management initiative increased appropriate monitoring and led to better management of high-risk chronic opioid...
This quality improvement project suggests the utility of an interdisciplinary, coordinated team
approach to chronic pain management and...
A recent national survey suggested that younger veteran patients are more likely to experience severe pain than older and nonveteran patients.
The Primary Care-Chronic Pain Program used shared medical appointments and nonpharmacologic pain treatments to improve patient care for veterans...