Pain
Medicine?

AAPM
what is pain medicine…
Pain may require specialized diagnostic procedures, including central and peripheral neural blockade or monitored drug infusions. The special needs of the pediatric and geriatric populations and patients’ cultural contexts are considered when formulating a comprehensive treatment plan.
what is pain medicine…
Pain physicians and their team members may serve as consultants to other healthcare providers and are often the principal treating provider themselves. They may provide care at various levels, such as direct treatment, prescribing medication, prescribing rehabilitation services, performing pain relieving procedures, counseling patients and families, directing a multidisciplinary team, coordinating care with other health care providers and providing consultative services to public and private agencies pursuant to optimal health care delivery to the patient suffering from pain.
AAPM
AAPM
what is pain medicine…
Pain clinicians may work in a variety of settings and are competent to treat the entire range of pain encountered in the delivery of quality health care.
Pain Medicine Journal
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AAPM

American Academy of Pain Medicine