Chronic pain in Canada: have we improved our management of chronic noncancer pain?

BACKGROUND Chronic noncancer pain (CNCP) is a global issue, not only affecting individual suffering, but also impacting the delivery of health care and the strength of local economies. OBJECTIVES The current study (the Canadian Chronic Pain Study II [CCPSII]) was designed to assess any changes in the prevalence and treatment of CNCP, as well as in… CONTINUE READING