PainSA is a chapter of the International Association for the Study of Pain. Our mission is to improve all aspects of pain management in Southern Africa.

PainSA: Volume 13 Number 3

A young woman massaging her painful ankle
  • Professionals underestimate patients’ pain: a comprehensive review
  • The effectiveness of a healthy lifestyle intervention for chronic low back pain: a randomised controlled trial
  • Psychological factors predict an unfavourable pain trajectory after hysterectomy: a prospective cohort study on chronic postsurgical pain
  • Use of prescription opioids before and after an operation for chronic pain (lumbar fusion surgery)
  • Promoting chronic pain self-management education

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