VA healthcare costs of a collaborative intervention for chronic pain in primary care.

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BACKGROUND Chronic pain is costly to individuals and the healthcare system, and is often undertreated. Collaborative care models show promise for improving treatment of patients with chronic pain. The objectives of this article are to report the incremental benefit and incremental health services costs of a collaborative intervention for chronic pain from a… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3181bd49e2

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@article{Dickinson2010VAHC, title={VA healthcare costs of a collaborative intervention for chronic pain in primary care.}, author={Kathryn C Dickinson and Rajiv Sharma and Jonathan Duckart and Kathryn Corson and Martha S. Gerrity and Steven K. Dobscha}, journal={Medical care}, year={2010}, volume={48 1}, pages={38-44} }