CHRONIC pain is Australia's third most costly health condition after cardiovascular diseases and musculoskeletal conditions, which are also associated with chronic pain, the Pharmacy Guild of Australia has said, announcing the release of a new CPD module The Guild Pharmacy Academy says community pharmacies play a critical role in assisting patients to manage their pain, identifying strategies to deal with pain and initiating referral to other allied health professionals.
The above snippet is the first part of an article sent to subscribers in Pharmacy Daily's issue from 29 Nov 16
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