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Treating and Assessing Chronic Pain Patients who have Suffered Physical Trauma: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Published on: August 23, 2018
Project Number: RB1247-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding the usefulness of taking medical history for trauma when treating and assessing chronic pain patients who have suffered physical trauma?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding treating and assessing chronic pain patients who have suffered physical trauma?

Key Message

One systematic review and one non-randomized study were identified regarding treating and assessing chronic pain patients who have suffered physical trauma.

Tags

pain management, wounds and injuries, chronic pain, diagnosis, medical history taking, postoperative complications, therapeutics, Trauma, physical trauma, Treatment, Assessment, medical history, medical histories, health history, health histories, history taking