Chronic Pain As A Global Health Issue

This authors suggest that chronic pain should be considered a global health priority as 1 in 5 people suffer from some form of long term pain. Arthritis, nerve damage, and cancer pain are the leading causes of chronic pain.

Pain as a global public health priority

  • Daniel S Goldberg and Summer J McGee
BMC Public Health201111:770

https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-11-770