Pain: New Ways to Treat a Common Problem, Patient Guide

Link

https://www.pbm.va.gov/academicDetailingService/Documents/Academic_Detailing_Educational_Material_Catalog/Pain_Patient_NewWaystoTreataCommonProblem_101017.pdf

Sponsoring Organization

VA Pharmacy Benefits Management (PBM) Services

Description

Describes the two types of pain: acute and chronic. Discusses pain management strategies and treatments, including non-medication treatments, non-opioid medication treatments, and opioids.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Health Education for Community and Patients • Opioids • Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing • Veterans