The role of adjunctive therapy in the management of chronic nonmalignant pain.

@article{Allegrante1996TheRO,
  title={The role of adjunctive therapy in the management of chronic nonmalignant pain.},
  author={John P. Allegrante},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={101 1A},
  pages={33S-39S}
}
The management of chronic nonmalignant pain is an increasing challenge to clinicians and their patients. Adjunctive therapy, which includes a wide range of physical, psychoeducational, and multidisciplinary interventions, can play an important role in the treatment of pain. This article discusses the role and efficacy of adjunctive therapy in the management of pain associated with musculoskeletal conditions, the most common and disabling sources of chronic nonmalignant pain. Findings from meta… CONTINUE READING