Short summary of a recent publication, written by scientific experts.
Published: 18 Nov 2018
Pain management programmes reduce the number of pain-related primary care appointments
- Pain management programmes (PMPs) reduce the number of pain-related primary care appointments for people who have chronic pain.
Why this matters
People with chronic, non-malignant, musculoskeletal pain frequently visit general practice (GP) services and in doing so place a large burden on resources.