Understanding the Benefits of COOLIEF*
Estimates show that chronic pain affects nearly 100 million adults in the United States alone, and that the annual “cost of pain” is in the hundreds of billions of dollars.1 According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nonpharmacologic therapy and nonopioid pharmacologic therapy are preferred for treating chronic pain. This includes the less invasive option such as COOLIEF* Cooled Radiofrequency.
Weighing the Costs and Benefits of Chronic Pain Treatments, written by Dr. Peter Staats, provides insight into COOLIEF*cooled radiofrequency, an alternative pain management solution, by exploring:
- Patient safety
- Treatment efficacy
- Financial considerations
1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK91497/pdf/Bookshelf_NBK91497.pdf Click Here
There are inherent risks in all medical devices. For more detail on indications, cautions, warnings and contraindications, click here.