Leveraging Patient Information to Create a Treatment Plan
As physicians consider alternative pain management solutions for chronic pain, Dr. Sean Li explains why it is important to get ahead of conducting early pain assessments on patients, and how a patient’s tolerance of pain, for example, can be leveraged to drive treatment decisions.
In the article, Why Early Pain Assessment is Critical in the Treatment Cycle Dr. Li provides insight into the importance of learning:
- What information can be gathered from pain assessments
- The importance of a thorough functional and emotional assessment
- How assessments can be leveraged to determine a treatment plan