May 10, 2018 | pain management

Pain Pathophysiology Unraveled

In order to successfully clinically manage pain, it is essential to begin with an understanding of the underlying mechanisms responsible for its generation. A skillful approach based upon better knowledge concerning the anatomical structures, pathways, and events that result in pain is more likely to lead to effective clinical management of pain. This discussion will include an overview of medication classes typically considered for pain and the pathways they affect. (Recorded at PAINWeek 2017)