Nederlandse Vereniging van Rugpatiënten “de Wervelkolom”


The association wants to represent the individual and common interests of pain patients and to offer them the following:
- advice, information and education;
- elimination of social isolation and the promotion of the independent functioning of members;
- awareness of methodology in case of complaints;
- nterdisciplinary cooperation between relevant scientific, medical, paramedical and social sectors;
- early recognition of a condition.
Furthermore the organisation promotes scientific research to improve diagnostics and diagnostic tools and is affiliated with the Patiëntenfederatie Nederland and the Pain Platform Nederland (PPN).
  1. Societal Impact of Pain (SIP)
  2. Nederlandse Vereniging van Rugpatiënten “de Wervelkolom”