Pain is by definition a subjective experience and everyone’s pain is different, which makes it highly complex. Defining pain, therefore, can be a real challenge as well as explaining pain to patients, colleges or other health care professionals.
The following short video explains pain in a unique way. How do you explain (chronic) pain to others? Do you find it important to give your patients knowledge about the origins and meanings of their pain or do you prefer a simplified approach?
(Content in this video was a joint project between GP Access and the Hunter Integrated Pain Service)