Medical Management of Chronic Pain

Monika Patel, MD, an assistant professor and pain medicine physician at UF Health Jacksonville, presents Medical Management of Chronic Pain. This presentation defines chronic pain, provides an overview of patient evaluation, highlights simple prevention measures and potential referral options. It also details medication management for pain patients and potential pain agitators and mental health considerations.

Presentation Slide Deck:

Medical management of chronic pain slides M Patel 9.2020

Table of Contents:

  • Evaluation of the Chronic Pain Patient
  • PT/OT and DME Referral
  • Medication Management
  • Opioid Contracts
  • Types of Pain
  • Pain and Sleep
  • Pain and Mental Health