[Pain treatment facilities in Germany. Ambulatory, day care and inpatient facilities for patients with chronic pain].


Specialised pain treatment is available at inpatient, daycare and outpatient units at hospitals in Germany. A total of 579 hospitals in Germany offer at least one of the three pain treatment options. The main treatment involves outpatient care, but inpatient wards and daycare institutions have become more common. The type and number of pain treatment… (More)