Chronic pain is persistent pain that seems unresponsive to conventional medical approaches. Sources of such pain can be structural, nerve based, or resulting from injury. Chronic pain often evokes experiences of frustration, depression, exhaustion, or anxiety due to its persistence and disruption of life activities. We’ve started gathering valuable information on this topic, but haven’t yet curated the findings.
#134: On this episode of the #AskMikeReinold show we talk chronic pain: how to best define and identify chronic pain patients, how to treat this population, and how this may apply to the sports medicine or high end orthopedic outpatient setting.