11a: Managing Patients with Pain and Psychiatric Co-Morbidity

John A. Renner Jr., MD

Educational objectives:

  • Recognize the prevalence of Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders in patients with chronic pain
  • Review the Impact of Psychiatric Co-morbidity on Chronic Pain
  • Describe the assessment of patients with chronic pain who suffer from Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders
  • Compare treatments for Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders in patients with chronic pain