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Chronic Pain and Depression

Tabitha A. Washington, Khalilah Brown and Gilbert Fanciullo

in Pain

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Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780199827602
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322909 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199827602.003.0021

Series: What Do I Do Now

Chronic Pain and Depression

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In treating patients with chronic pain with a co-morbidity of depression, the focus is on a multimodal approach to their treatment. This chapter reviews the pathophysiology and treatment strategies for patients suffering from chronic pain and depression.

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Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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