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New definition for PAIN

The Brazilian Society of Pain Studies (SEBD) published this week the official translation into Portuguese of the Revised Definition of PAIN and notes that were published by the PAIN journal on July 16th, 2020.

“An unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with, or similar to that associated with, actual or potential tissue damage”.

What does that mean?

That pain is unique and personal and that biological, psychological and social factors can directly influence pain.

And in order to obtain significant and concrete results in pain relief, all these issues must be taken into account and ALL and ANY treatment must be individualized and personalized, after all, the big question is not the present pathology but the individual and the body that suffers it. carries.

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Dra Ana Paula Grilo Salmaso


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