Pain drain: the economic and social costs of chronic pain

Chronic pain is a complex health issue. While the person suffers the disabling symptoms, its burden extends to the whole of society. In Australia, the burden of musculoskeletal conditions – the most common reason for chronic pain – exceeds that of all other chronic conditions. The cost of these conditions to the Australian economy in ...

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