Pharmacologic Management of Chronic Pain

  title={Pharmacologic Management of Chronic Pain},
  author={Hue Jung Park and Dong Eon Moon},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of pain},
Chronic pain is a multifactorial condition with both physical and psychological symptoms, and it affects around 20% of the population in the developed world. In spite of outstanding advances in pain management over the past decades, chronic pain remains a significant problem. This article provides a mechanism- and evidence-based approach to improve the outcome for pharmacologic management of chronic pain. The usual approach to treat mild to moderate pain is to start with a nonopioid analgesic… CONTINUE READING


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