The Societal Impact of Pain - Road Map for Action is a policy instrument directed towards European institutions and EU governments to tackle chronic pain in Europe. More than 55 international organisations endorse the Road Map.
21 March 2016. Press Release by the European Headache Federation (EHF) an the European Headache alliance (EHA) on the first "Cluster Headache Day" as part of the ‘What’s the Under the Hat?’ public awareness campaign.
Poor management of post-operative acute pain can contribute to medical complications [...]; between 10% and 50% of patients develop chronic pain after various common operations, and one recent US study recorded >80% of patients experiencing post-operative pain.
During a press conference on 23 September, the Austrian Pain Alliance will announce and honour the winners of the DOLORES prize for interdisciplinary and multimodal pain initiatives by healthcare professionals.