Sip Germany

In this section, national initiatives which have been set up in Germany can be found.

German Sponsorship award for pain research and pain therapy

The German Society for Pain Medicine e.v. (DGS) has awarded annually since 1986 together with the German Pain League e.v. (DSL) the German Pain Prize …

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Participate in the German study "Handling of Pain"

In Deutschland leiden ca. 17 % der Gesamtbevölkerung unter chronischen Schmerzen. Das Behandlungsangebot ist vielfältig, aber nicht für jeden geeignet…

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60 Million days of sick leave per year due to back pain

It has been calculated by the Techniker Krankenkasse that in 2017 every 11th day of sick leave was due to back pain. In total 8.8% of sick notes was d…

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3.4 million pain patients not adequately treated in Germany

Prof. Dr. Dr. Joachim Nadstawek, President of the German BVSD (Berufsverband der Ärzte und Psychologischen Psychotherapeuten in der Schmerz- und Palli…

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Kompass Sonderausgabe zu SIP 2017

Please find here the Special Edition of the Kompass with the summary of the presentations and discussions at the SIP 2017 Symposium in Malta in German…

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