Tuesday, September 20th
Novel Experimental/Analytic Approaches/Tools
Using Trajectories of Acute Pain After Surgery to Guide Interventions in a Transitional Pain Service
Canadian Pain Task Force (CPTF) established the prevention and management of chronic pain as a top priority for Canadians. The Transitional Pain Service (TPS) at the Toronto General Hospital was highlighted as an innovation in pain care. The service has developed over time to secure sustainable multidisciplinary interventions for the prevention and management of chronic postsurgical pain (CPSP) and persistent opioid use following surgery.