Recently, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, FDA, and American Pain Society and have developed new approaches towards establishing a formal taxonomy of acute and chronic pain conditions. This session reviews existing and proposed systems for categorizing pain conditions, including those with related mandates by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
The New Taxonomies of Pain: AAPT, AAAPT, HCAHPS, and ICD11
Patrick J. Tighe, MD MS
How to Change the Discussion: Principles of Formulation and Validation of Diagnostic Criteria
Stephen Bruehl, PhD
From Publication to Practice: Clinical Impact of Updated Taxonomic Structures in Sickle Cell Disease Pain
Carlton Dampier, MD
- Review the rationale, development, and implementation of new taxonomies for acute and chronic pain.
- Review key requirements for the validation and utility of pain classification systems.
- Review multidimensional considerations of acute and chronic sickle cell pain management.