Giving Your Chronic Pain Patients the Care They Need
Improving your patient’s chronic pain treatment plan can provide life-changing results. In the article, What to Do When Patient Outcomes Don’t Meet Expectations, Anesthesiologist Dr. David Walega provides a high-level roadmap for healthcare professionals navigating the treatment landscape for chronic pain patients. Dr. Walega explores next steps for patients whose outcome measures from standard interventional procedures fail to meet expectations.
This article can help determine the proper continuum of care despite ongoing chronic pain following procedures. Dr. Walega further explores:
- The nature of chronic pain
- The decision-making process of a treatment plan
- Revisiting the plan if patient pain outcomes are below expectations