The Value of Early Intervention
Having an array of appropriate pain management options is a significant component of today’s clinical environment in primary practice and orthopedics. Early intervention with a pain management physician (PMP) may help ease the frustration of being unable to provide long-lasting pain relief to patients with chronic pain and also help patients achieve timely and effective pain relief.
The article The Risks of Having Limited Pain Management Options for Patients highlights the resources Avanos provides to primary care physicians and orthopedists, such as the physician finder tool, to locate PMPs in order to:
- Improve patient safety
- Achieve better treatment outcomes
- Ease patient frustration