Possible Problems



Pain Management


Pain management can be a very complex issue. Pain can be defined in several ways but is usually divided in Chronic or Acute pain.

The types of pain are explained at the Cleveland Clinic site:


A pain quiz might help you understand the pain and aid in talking to your doctor about it. The quiz can be found at Medicine.net. http://www.medicinenet.com/pain_quiz/quiz.htm

Your right to get help in pain management is described in the patients bill of rights from the Academy of pain management:


The following links may help the understanding of pain management:





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