“In people between 40 and 54 years with multiple chronic pain such as migraine or low back pain, for example, we have already seen some cognitive function affected, such as speed of processing. A holistic approach to early pain would be essential,” says researcher Selma Delgado, who is presenting a project poster at the Congress of the European Pain Federation EFIC® these days.
The European Society of Pain * (EFIC) celebrates the 11th Congress in the city of Valencia. This biennial meeting brings together the most recognized experts in the field of pain medicine to exchange knowledge, ideas and the latest advances in the field.
* The Spanish Pain Society (SED) is a professional, multidisciplinary and non-profit association, founded in June 1990 with the intention of promoting scientific work on the mechanisms and treatment of pain, sensitizing society about this problem and encourage constant improvement in the assessment and therapy of patients suffering from pain.