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Organization of medical care to patients with chronic pain syndromes: a systems approach, proven effectiveness

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The paper gives information on how medical care to patients with chronic pain syndromes (CPS) is organized in developed countries. It considers the pattern and sequence, scope and methods of treatment in the health care facilities of different levels. Examples of drug treatment for neuropathic pain are given on the strength of the data of evidence-based medicine. The benefits of a multidisciplinary approach to treating CPS are discussed.

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M. V. Churyukanov
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University
Russian Federation


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Churyukanov M.V. Organization of medical care to patients with chronic pain syndromes: a systems approach, proven effectiveness. Neurology, Neuropsychiatry, Psychosomatics. 2010;2(4):52-56. (In Russ.)

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