May 2019 By PsychDB.com

Pain Medicine

Pain Medicine is a branch of medicine employing an interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those living with chronic pain.

If pain is identified, a stepwise approach to treating pain is recommended, starting with:

  1. Acetaminophen
  2. Extended release morphine
  3. Buprenorphine transdermal patch
  4. Pregabalin[1]