Take a patient-centered approach to pain management

2017-05-18 | FierceHealthcare: Healthcare

Chronic pain management has been in the healthcare industry spotlight in the midst of the ongoing opioid crisis, and one expert argues that the best solution may not include treating patients' pain at all. Providers need to take a patient-centered approach to pain care, according to Mark D. Sullivan, M.D., Ph.D., co-director of behavioral health services at the University of Washington Center for Pain Relief.

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