Pharmacological Management of Persistent Pain in Older Persons

Authors

  • American Geriatrics Society Panel on the Pharmacological Management of Persistent Pain in Older Persons
    Reprinted with permission from The American Geriatrics Society. Original article appears in J Am Geriatr Soc 2009;57:1331–1346.


  • American Geriatrics Society, New York, New York.

  • AGS Panel on Pharmacological Management of Persistent Pain in Older Persons.

  • This guideline was developed and written under the auspices of the AGS Panel on Pharmacological Management of Persistent Pain in Older Persons and approved by the AGS Executive Committee on April 21, 2009.

Elvy Ickowicz, MPH, Assistant Deputy Executive Vice President, American Geriatrics Society, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 801, New York, NY, 10118. E-mail: eickowicz@americangeriatrics.org.

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