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UK: Publication of National Pain Audit Report

The first ever National Pain Audit, carried out by the British Pain Society and Dr Foster Intelligence, was published on 17th of December and used to …

Basis for Austrian “Road Map for Action” established

Chronic pain as a major cause of absenteeism and early retirement

Danish Government funds 67 million DKK for pain management

On 25 October the Danish Governement announced 67 million DKK of funding for improving pain management.…

"Alliance for Chronic Pain" Austria established

EURAG Austria and 12 support groups (SHGs) merge to promote pain patients with a strong and active voice.…

EPPOSI CCM White Paper

The EPPOSI White Paper on a Chronic Conditions Model for Europe will soon be publically available. …

New EU Partnership Project on Pain Patient Pathways Recommen…

Representatives from Patient Group, Civic Organisation and Industry enter into new collaborative project to improve the management of chronic pain in …

"Nurses fighting against Pain"

A German TV-Station reported on a new profession, the so called "Pain Nurses", that was created to improve the pain management in German hospitals.…

Pain medicine as a specialty in its own right

The Medical council of New Zealand has decided to recognise pain medicine as a specialty in its own right. …

Chronic Pain becomes Priority in Spain

Spanish Ministry of Health acknowledges Chronic Pain as one out of 4 main topics for its national strategy for addressing chronic diseases.…

Pain Toolkit - Updated Version of guide booklet on Pain Mana…

Read the latest update of "The Pain Toolkit"  - A booklet made for people who live with persistent pain containing 12 tools that may help you to …

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