Subjective Pain Case Studies

Satisfactory Essays
Mr. Anderson continues to report subjective pain levels that reach an 8 now instead of the over 10 he did have. The decrease in his pain level was with spinal cord stimulator and with the slight decrease of pain medications. He continues to treat for a nonrelated cervical issue and now has added knee pain. He has had 2 prior knee replacements. Mr. Anderson has stopped mentioning a return o work. Dr. Shah has placed him at MMI from a surgical standpoint. He will now solely treat with the pain clinic. Dr. Rampersaud is now planning on changing the pain medication to Nucynta. I have concerns about the medication in regards to Mr. Anderson’s Barrett Disease, and how accurately the medication is monitored and also if there is still a plan to
Get Access