Gary B. Rollman,
Emeritus Professor of Psychology,
University of Western Ontario
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Saturday, November 22, 2014
2014-2015 Global Year Against Neuropathic Pain - IASP
Neuropathic pain is pain that arises as a direct consequence of a lesion or diseases affecting the somatosensory system. Despite the availability of many effective drugs and guidelines for the treatment of neuropathic pain, evidence from the United States and Europe suggests that they are not widely used, and many cases remain under- or untreated. Our goal through the global year campaign is to raise awareness of issues surrounding neuropathic pain.