Do screening and assessment questionnaires enable earlier identification of neuropathic pain?


  • The Lancet Neurology
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Neuropathic pain—pain caused by a lesion or disease of the somatosensory nervous system—is underdiagnosed and difficult to treat. However, development of easy-to-use questionnaires based mainly on self-reports of symptoms has improved diagnosis and management. Two types of questionnaires (scr...