280.034 Pain Management

280.034

280.034 Pain Management. The Texas Medical Association: (1) supports more effective promotion and dissemination of educational materials for physicians on pain management including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain and the associated online training series for physicians and health care providers; and (2) recognizes that pain is a symptom; the cause should be identified and specific treatment tailored to the specific cause and pain type (CM-C Rep. 3-A-08; amended CSPH Rep. 5-A-18).

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August 20, 2018