Biopsychosocial Education Aids Patients with Subacute and Chronic Pain in the Hand, Wrist, or Elbow

The current practices when treating elbow, wrist, and hand injuries only go so far.  Certain individuals continue to experience pain past their expected recovery period.  The lingering pain drives psychological, social, and financial burdens.  Enter biopsychosocial pain neuroscience education (PNE), a successful method to treat patients with extended distal upper extremity pain.  The interventions include functional goal setting, education, pain control, ergonomic training, and neuromuscular re-education.

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