2017 Global Year Against Pain After Surgery - International Association for the Study of Pain
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"The 2017 IASP Global Year Against Pain After Surgery has several purposes:
- Disseminate information worldwide about pain after surgery
- Educate pain researchers as well as health-care professionals who see the issues associated with such pain first hand in their interactions with patients
- Increase awareness of postsurgical pain among public officials, members of the media, and the general public
- Encourage government leaders, healthcare organizations, and others to support policies that result in improved management of pain after surgery."
Check the IASP website for resources; participatory events; fact sheets on pain after surgery for patients, physicians, and nurses;