Since 2001, the European Pain Federation EFIC has organised the ‘European Year Against Pain’ (EYAP) campaign.

Now co-organised with the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP), this year the theme is ‘Prevention of Pain‘.

On our EYAP webpage, you can now find the 2020 fact sheets, covering the following themes:

Preventing Pain: An Introduction
Primary Prevention of Chronic Pain
Secondary and Tertiary Prevention of Chronic Pain
Physical Activity for Pain Prevention
Partnering with your Health Care Professional to Prevent Pain: Information for Patients
Nutrition and Chronic Pain
Using Drugs for Pain Prevention: Primary Prevention Across Areas
Prevention of Chronic Post-Surgical Pain
Prevention of Low Back Pain: The Importance of Intervention From an Early Age
Prevention of Pain in Vulnerable Populations

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