Chronic Pain in Pediatric Patients

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Jordan Andersen , Metropolitan State University of Denver
This session will explore the condition of chronic pain in pediatric patients. Viewed through the lens of medical anthropology, this condition affects the patient in a biological and socio-cultural sense. Research yields that chronic pain during this stage of critical development carries impacts through to the adult years.