[Management strategies for the treatment of non malignant chronic pain in the elderly].

  • Serge Perrot
  • Published 2006 in Psychologie & neuropsychiatrie du vieillissement

Abstract

Chronic pain has a growing incidence with age. In the elderly, the most frequent etiologies of pain are musculoskeletal diseases, neuropathic pain and cancer. Pain management in older patients requires a comprehensive assessment, adapted to the patient's cognitive functioning, using specific tools, and taking into account the daily life activities and… (More)

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@article{Perrot2006ManagementSF, title={[Management strategies for the treatment of non malignant chronic pain in the elderly].}, author={Serge Perrot}, journal={Psychologie & neuropsychiatrie du vieillissement}, year={2006}, volume={4 3}, pages={163-70} }