Chronic Pain in Children and Adolescents: The Tip of the Iceberg! (301)

9:15–10:15 am Saturday, March 9

This session will discuss a variety of common pain syndromes in children and adolescents including but not limited to chronic headaches, abdominal pain, complex regional pain syndromes and back pain. The session will guide the attendees to use an evidenced-based approach to current therapeutic options for managing pain.

Chronic Pain in Children: Epidemiology and Assessment

Santhanam Suresh, MD

Chronic Pain in Children: Therapeutic Options

Ravi Shah, MD

Learning Objectives:

  • Assess chronic pain in children.
  • Develop treatment plans using evidence-based approaches.
  • Develop skills for prognosticating pain syndromes in children.
Faculty:

Ravi Shah, MD

Moderator:

Santhanam Suresh, MD