What are important pain diagnoses ?
The most well-known pain diagnoses are described with information about diagnostics and their treatment modalities. Only somatic (physical) treatments are discussed in detail. Other multidisciplinary treatments can be by clicking on links in the text.
The pain diagnoses are categorised according body region.
Other not-yet mentioned diagnoses of pain will be gradually added later.
The contents are jointly based on:
- "Praktische Richtlijnen Anesthesiologische Pijnbestrijding gebaseerd op Klinische Diagnosen" ,
Editors: Jan Van Zundert, Frank Huygen, Jacob Patijn, Maarten van Kleef, 2009
- "Evidence Based Interventional Pain Management according to Clinical Diagnosis, Editors: Jan Van Zundert, Gregg Hartick, Jacob Patijn, Frank Huygen, Nagy Mekhail, Maarten van Kleef, (in press Wiley Blackwell, release 2012)
- The policy within the UPCM of the Department Anaesthesiology and Pain Management of the MUMC+.